This position will be working from home anywhere in the US.
The Appeals Nurse Consultant position is responsible for processing the medical necessity of Medicare appeals for both participating and non participating providers.
Primary duties may include, but are not limited to: Requesting clinical, research, extrapolating pertinent clinical, applying appropriate Medicare Guidelines, navigate through multiple computer system applications in a fast-paced department.
Must work independently as well as in a team environment while working remotely.
Fast paced sedentary position, talking on the telephone, looking at computer screens, utilizing templates in Word, and typing on the computer.
3+ years of clinical experience required
3-5 years of experience as a Registered Nurse with active and unrestricted licensure required
May require some weekend rotations, approximately every 7- 9 weeks
Managed Care experience preferred
Utilization Management experience preferred
Coding experience preferred
Pre Certification experience preferred
Pre Authorization experience preferred
Bachelors Degree Preferred
At Aetna, a CVS Health company, we are joined in a common purpose: helping people on their path to better health. We are working to transform health care through innovations that make quality care more accessible, easier to use, less expensive and patient-focused. Working together and organizing around the individual, we are pioneering a new approach to total health that puts people at the heart.
We are committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive workplace. CVS Health is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate in recruiting, hiring or promotion based on race, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, age, disability or protected veteran status. We proudly support and encourage people with military experience (active, veterans, reservists and National Guard) as well as military spouses to apply for CVS Health job opportunities.