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Aetna Manager of Clinical Health Services (Long Term Services and Supports) in Topeka, Kansas

Req ID: 66005BR

Job Description

Oversight and Management of clinical team processes including the organization and development of high performing teams.

Fundamental Components included but are not limited to:

Reinforces clinical philosophy, programs, policies and procedures. Communicates strategic plan and specific tactics to meet plan. Ensures implementation of tactics to meet strategic direction for cost and quality outcomes. Creates direction and communicates a business case for change by focusing on and addressing key priorities to achieve business results. Identifies opportunities to implement best practice approaches and introduce innovations to better improve outcomes. Accountable for meeting the financial, operational and quality objectives of the unit. May be accountable for the day-to-day management of teams for appropriate implementation and adherence with established practices, policies and procedures if there is not supervisor position Works closely with functional area managers to ensure consistency in clinical interventions supporting our plan sponsors. Develop, initiate, monitor and communicate performance expectations. May act as a single point of contact for the customer and the Account Team which includes participation in customer meetings, implementation and oversight of customer cultural requirements, and support implementation of new customers. Participate in the recruitment and hiring process for staff using clearly defined requirements in terms of education, experience, technical and performance skills. Assesses developmental needs and collaborates with others to identify and implement action plans that support the development of high performing teams. Consistently demonstrates the ability to serve as a model change agent and lead change efforts. Accountable for maintaining compliance with policies and procedures and implements them at the employee level. Ability to evaluate and interpret data, identify areas of improvement, and focuses on interventions to improve outcomes.

Qualifications Requirements and Preferences:

5+ years in clinical practice experience; Required

Registered Nurse (BSN preferred) or Master's degree in behavioral health field and Active unrestricted State Licensure in applicable functional area. (eg RN, LPC, LCSW); Required

Experience in Long Term Services and Supports; Preferred

Supervisory or Leadership experience; Required

Case Management or Discharge Planning experience; Required

KanCare or Medicaid Experience; Preferred

Managed Care experience ; Preferred

Functional Skills:

Clinical / Medical - Management: < 25 employees, General Management - Process & quality improvement, Leadership - Lead a complex or multifunctional organization, Medical Management - Medical Management - Case Management, Medical Management - Medical Management - Disability

Required Skills:

Leadership - Creating Accountability, Leadership - Engaging and Developing People, Service - Handling Service Challenges

Desired Skills:

Service - Managing Organizational Dynamics, Service - Providing Solutions to Constituent Needs

Benefit Eligibility

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Job Function: Healthcare

Aetna is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veterans status.