Syracuse, New York

Description

SHIFT: Day Job

SCHEDULE: Full-time

AIM Specialty Health (AIM), a proud member of the Anthem family of companies, is a national leader in specialty benefit management.  Through an innovative technology platform and steadfast commitment to excellent customer service, AIM promotes the appropriate, safe and cost-effective use of clinical services including: musculoskeletal, radiology, cardiology, oncology, specialty drugs, and sleep medicine.

If you have a Physical Therapist or Occupational Therapist License, we want to talk to you!  If you are enthusiastic about making a difference in the lives of patients, pursuing a rewarding career, and enjoying more free time with family and friends to explore your interests outside of work - consider a career as a Therapist Reviewer.

Therapist Reviewer (Utilization Clinical Reviewer)

This position is W@H must be okay working PST or CST hours. 

The position is Monday through Friday

Hours based on your time zone: 9:30am-6pm PST 10:30am-7pm MST 9:30am-6pm CST 10:30am-7pm EST

Therapist Reviewers are responsible for conducting pre-authorization, out of network and appropriateness of treatment reviews for musculoskeletal procedures and other services by utilizing appropriate policies, clinical and department guidelines. They collaborate with healthcare providers to promote the most appropriate, highest quality and effective use of physical, occupational, and speech therapy visits to ensure quality member outcomes, and to optimize member benefits. Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Receives pre-authorization requests from front-line intake
  • Conducts initial medical necessity clinical review
  • Determines if initial clinical information presented meets medical necessity criteria or requires additional medical necessity review
  • Conducts initial medical necessity review of out of network pre-authorization requests for services requested outside of the client health plan network
  • Notifies ordering physician or rendering service provider office of the pre-authorization determination decision
  • Documents the results of the initial clinical review and determination in the pre-certification computer system
  • Maintains confidentiality of patient and provider-specific information
  • Develops telephone service standards to meet departmental performance metrics

Qualifications

Qualifications

  • Graduate of a college level program in physical therapy, speech therapy, occupational therapy, and 4 years of clinical experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.
  • Current active unrestricted license as a physical therapist, occupational therapist or speech therapist in applicable state required.
  • Licensure appropriate to field of specialty as required.
  • A combination of postgraduate pediatric developmental delay and outpatient orthopedic experience preferred

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.

Anthem, Inc. has been named as a Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For®, is ranked as one of the 2020 World’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine, and a 2020 America’s Best Employers for Diversity by Forbes. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at careers.antheminc.com. An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran. Anthem promotes the delivery of services in a culturally competent manner and considers cultural competency when evaluating applicants for all Anthem positions.

Syracuse, New York

If you are active-duty military, reserve, or a military veteran, we foster a welcoming environment that’s dedicated to honoring your service and helping you achieve your career goals. Veterans of Anthem — one of our Business Resource Groups — partners with our Talent Acquisition teams to maximize career offerings for you and your family members, striving to help you transition to civilian service and grow your career at the same time. 

Join Anthem's Military and Veteran Talent Network: https://anthemcareers.ttcportals.com/pages/military 

WE ARE HIRING

Anthem, Inc. is currently seeking military veterans and military spouses for a variety of open roles.  Our immediate needs include Support Technical Engineer, Lead Engineer, Developer, Systems Analyst, Network Data Specialist, and Provider Network Manager roles.  Whether you are looking to transition into an IT career or if you have experience under your belt in the Technology field, Anthem wants to have an impact on your career and professional growth by speaking with you about their career opportunities.

If you are interested in learning more, check out Anthem's current open positions to the right for more information and to apply today!

Not sure where to start?  Send RecruitMilitary Success Manager, Taylor Groves, your questions at taylor.groves@recruitmilitary.com 

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