Telecommuting Grade 22 Nursing Care Manager in West Des Moines

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Iowa

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Posted: Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Job Category: Case Management, Healthcare, Nursing

Telecommute Level: 100% Telecommute

Travel Requirements: No Travel

Weekly Hours: Day Shift, Flexible, Full Time

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Education Level: Some College

Job Summary

A healthcare company has a current position open for a Telecommuting Grade 22 Nursing Care Manager in West Des Moines.

Core Responsibilities Include:

  • Monitoring inpatient and/or outpatient level of care services related to mental health and substance abuse treatment to
  • Providing telephone triage, crisis intervention and emergency authorizations as assigned
  • Participating in quality improvement activities, including data collection, tracking, and analysis

Skills and Requirements Include:

  • One or more of the following licensure is required for this role with necessary degrees: CEAP, LMSW, LCSW, LPC, RN or LPN.
  • Licensure is required for this position, specifically a current license that meets State, Commonwealth or customer-specific requirements
  • Minimum 2 years experience post degree in healthcare, behavioral health, psychiatric and/or substance abuse health care setting
  • Knowledge of DSM V or most current diagnostic edition
  • Knowledge of utilization management procedures, mental health and substance abuse community resources and providers
  • Ability to analyze specific utilization problems, plan and implement solutions that directly influence quality of care