Account Manager, Clinical - Fort Lauderdale

Remote FL Fort Lauderdale 33304

Remote position available

Job Description

Provides overall management of designated client accounts which will include clinical functions such as approving treatment. Responsible for ensuring the account is profitable, exceeding targets and is retained.

• Partners with Magellan departments to ensure all aspects of the client’s requirements are exceeded.  
• Performs daily operation-specific duties that directly relate to the products and/or services assigned. 
• Develops and maintains multi-level relationships within client organizations which includes maintaining contract requirements.

Communicates and updates account service information to appropriate internal staff. 
• Makes presentations to the professional community in order to enhance the visibility and image of the company. 
• Provides high level consultation to customers, including fiscal management support. 
• Demonstrates knowledge of the company's products and services, and how multiple products and services are interdependent within the customer contract deliverables and clinical outcomes.

Maintains in-depth knowledge of client organization. 
• Understands about the company's business and operational decisions to predict impacts on customer. 
• Supports the account’s Care Manager as needed to ensure proper coverage.  

Authorizes and reviews utilization of mental health and substance abuse services provided in inpatient and/or outpatient care settings.

Collects and analyzes utilization data. Assists with discharge planning, FUH 7 and 30 days HEDIS requirement, and care coordination.

Provides member assistance with mental health and substance abuse issues.

Participates in special quality improvement projects as well as clinical ICT meetings. 

General Job Information


Account Manager, Clinical - Fort Lauderdale



Job Family

Sales Group


United States of America

FLSA Status

United States of America (Exempt)

Recruiting Start Date


Date Requisition Created


Minimum Qualifications


Associates: Nursing (Required), Bachelors: Social Work (Required), Masters: Social Work (Required)

License and Certifications - Required

CEAP - Certified Employee Assistance Professional - Care Mgmt, LCSW - Licensed Clinical Social Worker - Care Mgmt, LMSW - Licensed Master Social Worker - Care Mgmt, LPC - Licensed Professional Counselor - Care Mgmt, LPN - Licensed Practical Nurse - Care Mgmt, RN - Registered Nurse, State and/or Compact State Licensure - Care Mgmt

License and Certifications - Preferred

Other Job Requirements


  • Minimum of 2 years experience in clinical/healthcare preferred

  • Associates Degree in Nursing
  • Bachelors Degree in Social
  • Masters Degree in Social Work
  • CEAP - Certified Employee Assistance Professional - Care 
  • Mgmt 
  • LCSW - Licensed Clinical Social Worker
  • LMSW - Licensed Master Social Worker
  • LPC - Licensed Professional Counselor
  • LPN - Licensed Practical Nurse
  • RN - Registered Nurse, State and/or Compact State Licensure 
  •  Minimum of 5 years experience in Health Plans

Magellan Health Services is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Tobacco-free workplace. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled. Every employee must understand, comply and attest to the security responsibilities and security controls unique to their position.

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