TELLIGEN Supervisor, Utilization Management in WEST DES MOINES, Iowa

Supervisor, Utilization ManagementTelligen is one of the most respected health management organizations in the country. We enjoy a friendly work environment where everyone is dedicated to mutual trust, respect, and excellence. Telligen employee-owners are committed to finding innovative solutions, which makes us the first choice for a broad range of clients. We make a difference, in the lives of people, in the world of healthcare.As a 100% employee-owned company, our employee-owners drive our business, our solutions and share in our success. Telligen attracts a highly qualified and diverse workforce who display deep dedication, unwavering integrity and willingness to support the communities in which we serve. We approach our vision to be one of the most sought-after companies to transform the health of populations by following through on our values of Ownership, Community, Ingenuity & Integrity.The Supervisor of Utilization Management for Telligen is responsible for supervising program staff. The incumbent will provide technical guidance and training to staff related to the contract/program operations.The Gig:You will supervise day to day operation of staff to ensure compliance with program protocols, state requirements and URAC accreditation standards as applicable.You will assist with staff QM QIP projects and employee meetings. Ensure the operations of the contract/program are completed in a timely and satisfactory manner.You will select, develop, and manage employees to achieve individual, team, and organizational success. Ensures employee accountability through routine observation, performance measurement, and performance feedback. You will fulfill Telligen's Management Philosophy that "Managers coach, engage, and support our people to achieve results".You will perform case load functions as assigned; perform audits or quality monitoring of staff to provide feedback on strengths and opportunities for improvement.You will develop training protocols for staff and patient education tools to be used for orientation and on-going education, which addresses operating protocols, URAC accreditation and/or state requirements as applicable and workflow processes.You will stay abreast of health care trends and changes.What you need to make the cut:Bachelor's degree in business or health related filed and/or equivalent training and/or experience.Current and unrestricted RN license in the state of Iowa.3-5+ years of clinical experience required. Critical care and/or hospital clinical nursing experience preferred.Minimum of 1 year direct management experience required.Case Management Certification (CCM) preferred.Why Telligen... for over 45 years Telligen has been dedicated to the delivery of innovative health management solutions which improve the quality and cost-effectiveness of healthcare for consumers and providers. Telligen serves commercial clients and government programs at the federal, state and local level, improving health for millions of people nationwide.Competitive pay and benefits. We offer comprehensive benefits including medical, dental, vision, HSA & flex spending accounts, life insurance, disability, 401(k) and an ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Plan).100% Employee-Owned. We have a culture where Ownership matters!Life/Work Balance. Generous holiday, volunteer and paid time-off benefits.Casual Dress. Come in a sweatshirt, jeans, everyone else here.Free Fruit Friday. You know what they say about an 'Apple a Day'!Giving Garden. Have a green thumb? Over 3,000 pounds of produce donated annually.Wellness Program. Healthy employee-owners are engaged employee-owners and we are committed to providing many opportunities to motivate you along your well-being journey through our RevUP! wellness program.Education. Tuition and education assistance & career related CEU's, license and certifications.Community. Our Telligen Community Initiative has awarded more than $4 million in grant awards since 2005.Interested?