Anthem, Inc. Disease Management Nurse II in Little Rock, Arkansas
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Your Talent. Our Vision. At Beacon Health Options, a proud member of the Anthem, Inc. family of companies, it’s a powerful combination. It’s 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.
For more than 30 years, Beacon Health Options has changed the way people live with behavioral health conditions. Today, we are the undisputed leader in behavioral health management, serving 37 million people across all 50 states. At Beacon, our mission is to help people live their lives to the fullest potential. Beacon offers superior clinical mental health and substance use disorder management, a comprehensive employee assistance program, work/life support, specialty programs for autism and depression, and insightful analytics to improve the delivery of care.
Position: Disease Management Nurse II Location: Little Rock, AR
The Disease Management Nurse II is responsible for participating in and delivery of more complex patient education and disease management interventions and performs health coaching for members, across multiple lines, for health improvement/management programs for chronic diseases. Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:
Conducts behavioral or clinical assessments to identify individual member knowledge, skills and behavioral needs.
Identifies and/or coordinates specific health coaching plan needs to address objectives and goals identified during assessments.
Interfaces with provider and other health professionals to coordinate health coaching plan for the member.
Implements and/or coordinates coaching and/or care plans by educating members regarding clinical needs and facilitating referrals to health professionals for behavioral health needs.
Uses motivational interviewing to facilitate health behavior change.
Monitors and evaluates effectiveness of interventions and/or health coaching plans and modifies.
Directs members to facilities, community agencies and appropriate provider/network.
Serves as a resource to lower-leveled DM associates.
Refers member to catastrophic case management as appropriate.
Education: A.A.S. or B.S. degree in Nursing required
Experience: 3 years of condition specific clinical or home health/discharge planning experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background
Experience with case management preferred
Licensure: Current, unrestricted RN license in the state of AR required
We offer a range of market-competitive total rewards that include merit increases, paid holidays, Paid Time Off, and incentive bonus programs (unless covered by a collective bargaining agreement), medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k) +match, stock purchase plan, life insurance, wellness programs and financial education resources, to name a few.
Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and has been named a 2019 Best Employers for Diversity by Forbes. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at careers.antheminc.com. An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran. Anthem promotes the delivery of services in a culturally competent manner and considers cultural competency when evaluating applicants for all Anthem position