Remote Behavioral Health Care Manager I

Location: West

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Staff Reviewed: Fri, Oct 30, 2020

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Job Category: Healthcare

Remote Level: 100% Remote

Weekly Hours: Full Time

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Education Level: Bachelors

Job Summary

A health insurance company is searching for a person to fill their position for a Remote Behavioral Health Care Manager I.

Candidates will be responsible for the following:

  • Managing psychiatric and substance abuse professional treatment
  • Assessing member needs to ensure access to medically necessary healthcare
  • Performing psychiatric and substance abuse or substance abuse disorder assessment coordination

Applicants must meet the following qualifications:

  • MS or MA in social work counseling or a related behavioral health field or a degree in nursing
  • 3-4 years of experience with psychiatric/substance abuse disorder treatment
  • Or any combination of education and experience which would provide an equivalent background
  • Unrestricted license as an RN, LCSW, LMHC, LPC, LBA, LMFT, or Clinical Psychologist
  • Experience in case management/utilization management
  • Broad range of experience with complex psychiatric/substance abuse cases