Social Work Case Manager - CA LCSW - 63992EB
WellPoint - Fresno, CA

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WellPoint is one of the nation's leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 company. At WellPoint, we are dedicated to improving the lives of the people we serve and the health of our communities. WellPoint strives to simplify the connection between health, care, and value for our customers.

Bring your expertise to our innovative, achievement-driven culture, and you will discover lasting rewards and the opportunity to take your career further than you can imagine.

Preferred locations :
Fresno, CA or Alameda, CA (or surrounding areas)

Responsible for ensuring effective psychosocial intervention, positively impacting a patient's ability to manage his/her chronic illness. Primary duties may include, but are not limited to: Utilizes available community, government, and/or client resources needed to address participant's limitations or support interventions in the management of the participant's chronic condition. Manages behavioral and psychosocial needs that result in improved clinical and financial outcomes and delivers social work interventions. Assists members to effectively utilize available resources to meet their personal health needs and help them develop their own capabilities. Evaluates members' ability to independently manage self and locate alternative resources when limitations are identified via a Social Work Psychosocial evaluation. Provides guidance to members seeking alternative solutions to specific social, cultural or financial problems that impact their ability to manage their healthcare needs. Evaluates members' strengths related to health self-management, develops strategies to support healthcare needs and implements plans in support of case decisions. Facilitates and coordinates behavioral health resources as individual member needs are identified. WellPoint is one of the nation's leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 company. At WellPoint, we are dedicated to improving the lives of the people we serve and the health of our communities. WellPoint strives to simplify the connection between health, care, and value for our customers.

Bring your expertise to our innovative, achievement-driven culture, and you will discover lasting rewards and the opportunity to take your career further than you can imagine.

Preferred locations :
Fresno, CA or Alameda, CA (or surrounding areas)

Responsible for ensuring effective psychosocial intervention, positively impacting a patient's ability to manage his/her chronic illness. Primary duties may include, but are not limited to: Utilizes available community, government, and/or client resources needed to address participant's limitations or support interventions in the management of the participant's chronic condition. Manages behavioral and psychosocial needs that result in improved clinical and financial outcomes and delivers social work interventions. Assists members to effectively utilize available resources to meet their personal health needs and help them develop their own capabilities. Evaluates members' ability to independently manage self and locate alternative resources when limitations are identified via a Social Work Psychosocial evaluation. Provides guidance to members seeking alternative solutions to specific social, cultural or financial problems that impact their ability to manage their healthcare needs. Evaluates members' strengths related to health self-management, develops strategies to support healthcare needs and implements plans in support of case decisions. Facilitates and coordinates behavioral health resources as individual member needs are identified.

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WellPoint, Inc. (WellPoint) is a health benefits company serving 35 million medical members, as of December 31, 2008. The Company is an...