Behavioral Health Case Manager II (Maternal Health)

Employer
Anthem Inc.
Location
West Haven, Connecticut
Closing date
May 23, 2022

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Discipline
Case/Care Manager (CM)
Specialty
Women's Health / Services
Position Type
Manager / Leader
Hours
Full Time
Work Setting
For Profit
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?

Build the Possibilities. Make an extraordinary impact:

The Behavioral Health Case Manager II is responsible for performing case management telephonically within the scope of licensure for pregnant and postpartum women presenting with mental health and/or substance use concerns.

How you will make an impact:
Subject matter expert in targeted clinical areas of expertise such as maternal mental health and substance use.

Primary duties may include but are not limited to:

• Responds to more complex cases and account specific requests.
• Uses appropriate screening criteria knowledge and clinical judgment to assess member needs.
• Conducts assessments to identify individual needs and develops specific 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.
• Serves as a resource to other Behavioral Health Case Managers
• Participates in cross-functional teams projects and initiatives.

Qualifications

Minimum Requirements

• Requires MA/MS in social work counseling or a related behavioral health field or a degree in nursing, and minimum of 3 years of 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.
• Current active unrestricted license such as LCSW 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 the State of Connecticut required.
• Previous experience in case management and telephonic and/or in person coaching with members with a broad range of complex psychiatric/substance use and/or medical disorders.
• Must reside in the State of Connecticut within a reasonable distance to an Anthem office.

Preferred Qualifications

• Dual license in mental health and substance use preferred.
• Experience in health coaching and motivational interviewing techniques preferred.
• Managed care experience a plus.

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.

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