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Social Worker (LCSW)

Location: NJ
JobFamily: Medical
Req #: PS59157
Date Posted: Oct 5, 2021

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Description

SHIFT: Day Job

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Your Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc., it’s a powerful combination, and 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 at one of America's leading health care companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

The Social Worker is responsible for providing guidance to members and program staff regarding psychosocial barriers to managing health conditions.

Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Makes outbound telephone calls to members to provide health coaching and consultation.
  • Assists participants to change self-efficacy behaviors and to locate and access intrapersonal, family and community resources that will make it easier to manage their health.
  • Provides consultation to staff members regarding methods and approaches to help participants recognize and overcome psychosocial barriers to better health.

 

 

Qualifications

  • Requires an MS in Social Work or related behavioral health field; 3 years of clinical experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.
  • Current license as a Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in applicable state(s) required.

Preferred Qualifcations

  • Relevant call center and/or health care specific professional experience preferred.
  • Hospital setting experience strongly 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.

Please be advised that Anthem only accepts resumes from agencies that have a signed agreement with Anthem. Accordingly, Anthem is not obligated to pay referral fees to any agency that is not a party to an agreement with Anthem. Thus, any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of Anthem.