Anthem Case Management Associate (LPN/LVN) - Texas (Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston) - PS7099 in West Des Moines, Iowa

Case Management Associate (LPN/LVN) - Texas (Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston) - PS7099

Location: United States

Field: Medical

Requisition #: PS7099

Post Date: Jun 05, 2018

Your Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc., it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care .

This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

Case Management Associate (LPN/LVN)

Location: Texas (Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston)

Under the direction/supervision of an RN, contributes to the case management process by performing activities within the scope of licensure including, for example, assisting members with scheduling appointments, locating physicians, screenings for potential needs using only yes or no questions with pre-defined responses, and other activities requested by an RN, who has overall responsibility for the case management plan for the member. No hands-on nursing required.

Primary duties may include, but are not limited to: Assists in determining the physical and mental health status, needs and preferences of culturally, ethnically and socially diverse members based upon the collection of health related data.

Provides all information collected to the responsible RN, who verifies and interprets the information, conducts additional assessments, as necessary, and develops, monitors, and revises the member’s case management plan to meet the member’s needs.

Work is assigned by specific functions based upon the Case Management team’s needs and can be tracked by Primary Care Coordination cases or by secondary on RN’s cases.

The LVN/LPN decision making skills will be based upon the current needs of the member. Requires an understanding of disease processes, terminology and the application of clinical guidelines as applicable and appropriate within current LPN/LVN licensure and company requirements as overseen by an RN.

Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and is a 2017 DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at antheminc.com/careers. EOE. M/F/Disability/Veteran.

Requires an LPN/LVN; 3 years of related (case management or home health) experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.

Current unrestricted LPN/LVN license in applicable state(s) required.

Current valid unrestricted driver’s license is required.

Limited Travel within assigned area (Houston and DFW)

Home Health experience preferred

Bi-lingual is preferred.