Anthem LPN Nurse Reviewer I Sensitive *Future Opportunity* Any NGS Location in Topeka, Kansas
LPN Nurse Reviewer I Sensitive Future Opportunity Any NGS Location
Location: United States
Field: Service Contract Act
Requisition #: 0140071
Post Date: Apr 16, 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.
Work Locations and Hourly Rate of Pay
Syracuse, NY…..…. $13.30
*This posting is for future hiring only. *
LPN Nurse Reviewer I Sensitive responsible for working with healthcare providers to help ensure appropriate and consistent administration of plan benefits through collecting clinical information required to assess medical necessity, out of network services, and appropriateness of treatment setting and applying appropriate medical policies, clinical guidelines, plan benefits, and scripted algorithms within scope of licensure. Examples of such functions may include: review of claim edits, pre-noted inpatient admissions or, episodic outpatient therapy such as physical therapy that is not associated with a continuum of care, radiology review, or other such review processes that require an understanding of terminology and disease processes and the application of clinical guidelines but do not require nursing judgment. Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:
Conducts pre-certification, concurrent (if not associated with CM or DM triage), retrospective, out of network and appropriateness of treatment setting reviews within scope of licensure by utilizing appropriate medical policies and clinical guidelines in compliance with department guidelines and consistent with the members eligibility, benefits and contract.
Develops relationships with physicians, healthcare service providers, and internal and external customers to help improve health outcomes for members.
May access and consult with peer clinical reviewers, Medical Directors and/or delegated clinical reviewers to help ensure medically appropriate, quality, cost effective care throughout the medical management process.
Educates the member about plan benefits and contracted physicians, facilities and healthcare providers.
Refers treatment plans/plan of care to peer clinical reviewers in accordance with established criteria/guidelines and does not issue medical necessity non-certifications.
Facilitates accreditation by knowing, understanding, and accurately applying accrediting and regulatory requirements and standards.
Requires a minimum of LPN or LVN; 2 years of clinical and utilization review experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.
Current unrestricted license or certification in appropriate state(s) required.
Knowledge of the medical management process preferred.
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.