Health care is changing, and it’s our goal to create a new model to answer America's health care challenges today and in the future. Our passionate and talented teams will be the change on the health care landscape in our communities – big and small. If taking access and delivery from complex to easy, from costly to affordable and from unpredictable to reliable sounds interesting to you, we want to hear from you.
As a Health Plan Associate Behavior you will conduct care management with members for the behavioral health department. Participating in meetings within the department and with providers; heavy documentation of medical records, advocacy and engaging members in their own treatment.
Must have experience in the public behavioral health system.
After training, 100% remote
Accepting applicants in both of our office locations located in Mesa and Tucson:
525 W Brown RD
Mesa, AZ 85201
2701 E Elvira
Tucson, AZ 85756
About University Physicians Health Plans
The University of Arizona Health Plans (UAHP) manage a variety of health plans. Our mission is to advance health and wellness through education, research and patient care.
About Banner Health
Banner Health is one of the largest, nonprofit health care systems in the country and the leading nonprofit provider of hospital services in all the communities we serve. Throughout our network of hospitals, primary care health centers, research centers, labs, physician practices and more, our skilled and compassionate professionals use the latest technology to make health care easier, so life can be better. The many locations, career opportunities, and benefits offered at Banner Health help to make the Banner Journey unique and fulfilling for every employee.
This position provides comprehensive care coordination for members/patients as assigned. This position assesses the members/patients plan of care needs, and develops, implements, monitors and documents the utilization of resources and progress of the member/patient through their care episodes, facilitating options and services to meet the members/patients health care needs. The intensity of care coordination provided is situational and appropriate based on member/patient need and payer requirements. This position is accountable for the quality of case management services delivered by both them and others and identifies/resolves barriers which may hinder effective member/patient care.
Requires bachelors degree in social work or related field or equivalent experience.
Requires a proficiency level typically achieved with 5 years of clinical/case management experience and knowledge of Medicare and Medicaid Programs. Must have a working knowledge of care management, hospital and community resources. Must demonstrate critical thinking skills, problem-solving abilities, effective communication skills, and time management skills. Must demonstrate ability to work effectively in an interdisciplinary team format.
Additional related education and/or experience preferred.