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Behavioral Health Care Advocate - Opioid Use Disorder - Louisville or Lexington, KY

Louisville, KY 40202
  • Job Code
    890888

As a Behavioral / Mental Health Care Advocate you will be responsible for case management of behavioral health members with Opioid Use Disorder or Substance Abuse Disorder. You'll have a direct impact on the lives of our members as you recommend and manage the appropriate level of care throughout the entire treatment plan. What makes your clinical career greater with UnitedHealth Group? You can improve the health of others and help heal the health care system. You will work within an incredible team culture; a clinical and business collaboration that is learning and evolving every day. And, when you contribute, you'll open doors for yourself that simply do not exist in any other organization, anywhere.


If you are located in or near Louisville or Lexington, KY, you will have the flexibility to telecommute* as you take on some tough challenges.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Focus on person centered care model for psychiatric and chemical dependency patients
  • Make patient assessments and determining appropriate levels of care
  • Make referrals to Centers of Excellence (CoE) and work with CoE to coordinate care
  • Obtain information from providers on outpatient requests for treatment
  • Determine if additional clinical treatment sessions are needed
  • Manage behavioral health cases throughout the entire treatment plan
  • Coordinate benefits and transitions between various areas of care
  • Identify ways to add value to treatment plans and consulting with facility staff or outpatient care providers on those ideas

You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

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Posted: 2020-10-15 Expires: 2020-11-14

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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Behavioral Health Care Advocate - Opioid Use Disorder - Louisville or Lexington, KY

UnitedHealth Group
Louisville, KY 40202

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