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AmeriHealth Caritas Behavioral Health Care Manager - PT in Robbinsville, New Jersey

Behavioral Health Care Manager - PT

Location: Robbinsville, NJ

Telecommuter?: No

ID**: 19244

Your career starts now. We’re looking for the next generation of health care leaders.

At AmeriHealth Caritas, we’re passionate about helping people get care, stay well and build healthy communities. As one of the nation's leaders in health care solutions, we offer our associates the opportunity to impact the lives of millions of people through our national footprint of products, services and award-winning programs. AmeriHealth Caritas is seeking talented, passionate individuals to join our team. Together we can build healthier communities. If you want to make a difference, we’d like to hear from you.

Headquartered in Philadelphia, AmeriHealth Caritas is a mission-driven organization with more than 30 years of experience. We deliver comprehensive, outcomes-driven care to those who need it most. We offer integrated managed care products, pharmaceutical benefit management and specialty pharmacy services, behavioral health services, and other administrative services. Discover more about us at www.amerihealthcaritas.com .

Responsibilities:

As an individual contributor, the Behavioral Health Care Manager is responsible for the daily functions of the clinical department including triage of calls, care coordination and utilization management. The Care Manager makes timely intensity of service determinations or refers to higher level review when indicated. Provides linkage to community services as needed. Adheres to customer service level agreements and expected productivity measures. Adheres to documentation requirements. Identifies wide range of community resources to caller. Demonstrates respectful communication and excellent customer service. Adheres to recognized ethical standards. Completes all required training on time. Assists with projects as assigned.

Education/Experience:

  • Master’s Degree.

  • Graduate degree from an accredited educational program in Social Work, Clinical/Counseling Psychology, or Nursing.

  • NJ Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Licensed Professional Counselor or Licensed Marriage and Family Counselor required.

  • Minimum three years post graduate clinical experience or equivalent combination of education and clinically related work experience. Minimum one year experience working with a managed care system.

  • Minimum one year experience in Behavioral Health Service Delivery System. Knowledge base in Medicaid, Medicare and Commercial Managed Care Systems .

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