This site uses cookies. To find out more, see our Cookies Policy

LBSW, LMSW, or RN - Manager I GBD Special Programs - Kansas - #139077 in Overland Park, KS at Anthem, Inc.

Date Posted: 2/10/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Your Talent. Our Vision. At Amerigroup, a proud member of the Anthem, Inc. family of companies focused on serving Medicaid, Medicare and uninsured individuals, it’s a powerful combination.  It’s the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.


This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve. 


Location: Statewide with preference for Wyandotte (Kansas City), Johnson (Overland Park), Shawnee county (Topeka).


Work from home option with the expectation to travel to an off premise office as requested by program director. 


The Manager I GBD Special Programs is responsible for managing and overseeing team responsible for coordination of a comprehensive health care program in which members needs are identified, including physical health, behavioral health, social services for a special product/programs such as long term service and supports (LTSS), Foster Care, Intellectual and developmental disabilities(IDD), HIV/Aids etc.


Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Manages resource utilization to ensure appropriate delivery of care to members, adequate coverage for all tasks and job responsibilities.
  • Coordinates service delivery to include member assessment of physical and psychological factors.
  • Participates in cross-functional workgroups created to maintain and develop program.
  • Evaluates current processes of Special Program's support functions; recommends changes for increased efficiencies and improved outcomes.
  • Develops and conducts training programs for staff involved in the program.
  • Extracts and manipulates analytical data to present findings to relevant markets and stakeholders.
  • Hires, trains, coaches, counsels, and evaluates performance of direct reports.

Job Requirements


  • Requires a BA/BS
  • 5 years of experience in a related field, including 1 year of leadership/management experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.
  • Service delivery coordination, discharge planning or behavioral health experience in a managed care setting preferred.
  • LBSW, LMSW, or RN license preferred, but not required. 
  • 3 or more years’ experience with HCBS waiver: PD (Physical Disability) FE (Frail Elderly ) or TBI (Traumatic Brain Injury)
  • Nursing facility and hospital discharge planning required
  • Manage care experience preferred
  • Excellent organization, time management, and communication skills required.
  • Travel required to an off premise office as requested by program director 
  • Must report to Overland Park KS, office as requested by program director or as required to meet the needs of the Kansas plan.