Manager of Risk Adjustment (RN or LPN)
This is a work at home position for candidates residing in Southern, CA. Candidates must be comfortable traveling between 25%-50% of the time. Ideally looking for candidates that have 2+ years of supervisory experience as well as a background in coding or medical record review.
Key Components of the Clinical Risk Manager Position
Manager will oversee staff nurses assigned to specific providers who will have direct access and interaction with the physician and office staff. The manager staff monitors access to relevant data; interact with health plan staff and supportive resources.
Collaborates with field, internal and provider staff to facilitate member access to care/assessment, adherence to best practices, and coordination of services.
Supports relevant member specific risk data for each assigned provider location and ensures targeted identified gaps in care are addressed in a timely and coordinated manner.
Works collaboratively with the Risk Adjustment, Quality and Network Mgmt. Team to educate and provide feedback to targeted providers.
QCC is also a resource for correct risk adjustment diagnostic and procedural coding that meets required standards. In addition, the staff will ensure appropriate, timely submission of related risk adjustment data to the organization. In support of the program to monitor encounter data submission to the organization, QCC staff serves as a liaison and resource for the encounter data analysis analyst. The manager may be a resource to the member and provider by providing the appropriate information to facilitate resolution of issues that arise and to positively impact plan perception and member and provider satisfaction.
A. Key Job Responsibilities
i. Monitors provider group assigned involving multiple locations. The following Southern California counties represent the majority of high priority providers: Riverside, San Bernardino, Los Angeles, San Diego & Orange counties.
ii. Ongoing training and orientation.
iii. Manager may gradually add other locations depending on the number of members. In order to maximize effectiveness, the maximum number of members/care coordinator should not exceed 2500.
B. Interfaces with key departments for reporting, technical support, data gathering processes and collection
C. Discuss and provides advice regarding Risk Reports for assigned Medical Groups and selected physicians and members.
- 2+ years of experience in coding or medical record review is required.
- 2+ years of managerial or supervisory experience is highly preferred
- Experience in risk management or risk adjustment is preferred
- Experience in a field based role is helpful
- Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) is required.
The minimum level of education desired for candidates in this position is a GED or High School Diploma.
Full-Time Telework (WAH)
ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION
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