Behavioral Health Case Manager I

at Elevance Health in Springfield, Illinois, United States

Job Description

Behavioral Health Case Manager I

+ Job Family: Behavioral Health

+ Type: Full time

+ Date Posted:Jul 10, 2023

+ Req #: JR68461


+ National +50 Miles away from nearest PulsePoint, National +50 Miles away from nearest PulsePoint

+ New Mexico, New Mexico

+ Arizona, Arizona

+ Nevada, Nevada

+ Colorado, Colorado

+ Wyoming, Wyoming

+ Utah, Utah

+ Oregon, Oregon

+ Washington, Washington

+ Montana, Montana

+ California, California

+ Idaho, Idaho


$2,000 Sign on Bonus!

Work Location: Remote/Work from home.

The Behavioral Health Case Manager is responsible for performing case management telephonically and/or by home visits within the scope of licensure for members with behavioral health and substance abuse or substance abuse disorder needs.

Primary duties may include but are not limited to:

+ Carries a caseload of adult and adolescent member’s with BH, ED, and SUD needs.

+ Makes outbound calls on a regular basis to enroll members (from a queue) and to keep members engaged.

+ Takes inbound calls from members to assist with needs/resources or returning our outbound calls.

+ Uses appropriate screening criteria knowledge and clinical judgment to assess member needs.

+ Conducts assessments to identify individual needs and develops care plan to address objectives and goals as identified during assessment.

+ Monitors and evaluates effectiveness of care plan and modifies plan as needed.

+ Supports member access to appropriate quality and cost-effective care.

+ Coordinates with internal and external resources to meet identified needs of the members and collaborates with providers.

+ Works from different modalities (phone queue, Chat, IM, email, text) to assist members and coordinate with others

+ Works to meet or exceed individual and team call center metrics as set by leadership.

+ Participates in external client account audits.

+ Utilizes different clinical case management modalities (Motivational interviewing, coaching, intensive case management, etc.)

Minimum Requirements:

+ Requires MA/MS in social work, counseling, and minimum of 3 years clinical experience in social work counseling with broad range of experience with complex psychiatric and substance abuse or substance abuse disorder treatment; or any combination of education and experience which would provide an equivalent background.

+ Candidates must have 2 years post clinical licensure

+ Current active unrestricted license such as LCSW (as applicable by state law and scope of practice) LMHC LICSW LPC (as allowed by applicable state laws) LMFT LMSW (as allowed by applicable state laws) or Clinical Psychologist to practice as a health professional within the scope of licensure in applicable states or territory of the United States required.

Preferred Skills and Experiences:

+ Experience in case management and telephonic and/or in person coaching with members with a broad range of complex psychiatric/substance abuse and/or medical disorders preferred.

+ Requires clinical telephonic experience.

+ Proficient use of Microsoft programs and ability to work with multiple computer programs and screens simultaneously while documenting and speaking with members.

+ Knowledge of community resources and/or coordination of community resources.

+ Strongly prefer candidates available to work M – F; 10:30am – 7:00pm MST

For candidates working in person or remotely in the below locations, the salary range for this specific position is $53,136** to $106,272

Locations: California; Colorado; Nevada; Washington State; Jersey City, NJ; New York City, NY; Ithaca, NY and Westchester County, NY

In addition to your salary, Elevance Health offers benefits such as, a comprehensive benefits package, incentive and recognition programs, equity stock purchase and 401k contribution (all benefits are subject to eligibility requirements). The salary offered for this specific position is based on a number of legitimate, non-discriminatory factors set by the company. The company is fully committed to ensuring equal pay opportunities for equal work regardless of gender, race, or any other category protected by federal, state, and local pay equity laws.

*The salary range is the range Elevance Health in good faith believes is the range of possible compensation for this role at the time of this posting. This range may be modified in the future and actual compensation may vary from posting based on geographic location, work experience, education and/or skill level. Even within the range, the actual compensation will vary depending on the above factors as well as market/business considerations. No amount is considered to be wages or compensation until such amount is earned, vested, and determinable under the terms and conditions of the applicable policies and plans. The amount and availability of any bonus, commission, benefits, or any other form of compensation and benefits that are allocable to a particular employee remains in the Company’s sole discretion unless and until paid and may be modified at the Company’s sole discretion, consistent with the law.

Please be advised that Elevance Health only accepts resumes from agencies that have a signed agreement with Elevance Health. Accordingly, Elevance Health is not obligated to pay referral fees to any agency that is not a party to an agreement with Elevance Health. Thus, any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of Elevance Health.

Be part of an Extraordinary Team

Elevance Health is a health company dedicated to improving lives and communities – and making healthcare simpler. A Fortune 20 company with a longstanding history in the healthcare industry, we are looking for leaders at all levels of the organization who are passionate about making an impact on our members and the communities we serve. You will thrive in a complex and collaborative environment where you take action and ownership to solve problems and lead change. Do you want to be part of a larger purpose and an evolving, high-performance culture that empowers you to make an impact?

We offer a range of market-competitive total rewards that include merit increases, paid holidays, Paid Time Off, and incentive bonus programs (unless covered by a collective bargaining agreement), medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k) +match, stock purchase plan, life insurance, wellness programs and financial education resources, to name a few.

The health of our associates and communities is a top priority for Elevance Health. We require all new candidates in certain patient/member-facing roles to become vaccinated against COVID-19. If you are not vaccinated, your offer will be rescinded unless you provide – and Elevance Health approves – a valid religious or medical explanation as to why you are not able to get vaccinated that Elevance Health is able to reasonably accommodate. Elevance Health will also follow all relevant federal, state and local laws.

Elevance Health has been named as a Fortune Great Place To Work in 2022, has been ranked for five years running as one of the 2023 World’s Most Admired Companies by Fortune magazine, and is a growing Top 20 Fortune 500 Company. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at Elevance Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, citizenship status, color, creed, disability, ethnicity, genetic information, gender (including gender identity and gender expression), marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other status or condition protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. Appli

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Job Posting: JC240875195

Posted On: May 25, 2023

Updated On: Jul 15, 2023

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