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Humana Compliance / UM Nurse - Letters Team (Central Region) in Overland Park, Kansas


The Compliance Nurse 2 reviews utilization management activities and documentation to ensure adherence to policies, procedures, and regulations and to prevent and detect fraud, waste, and abuse. The Compliance Nurse 2 work assignments are varied and frequently require interpretation and independent determination of the appropriate courses of action.


The Compliance Nurse 2 ensures mandatory reporting completed. Conducts and summarizes compliance audits. Collects and analyzes data daily, weekly, monthly or as needed to assess outcome and operational metrics for the team and individuals. Understands department, segment, and organizational strategy and operating objectives, including their linkages to related areas. Makes decisions regarding own work methods, occasionally in ambiguous situations, and requires minimal direction and receives guidance where needed. Follows established guidelines/procedures.

Required Qualifications

  • Active RN license in the state(s) in which the nurse is required to practice

  • Ability to be licensed in multiple states without restrictions

  • Prior clinical experience preferably in an acute care, skilled or rehabilitation clinical setting

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Word, Excel and Outlook; with the ability to multi-task and work out of multiple systems

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to work independently under general instructions and with a team

  • Must be passionate about contributing to an organization focused on continuously improving consumer experiences

  • Must have the ability to provide a high-speed DSL or cable modem for a home office (Satellite and Wireless Internet service is NOT allowed for this role). A minimum standard speed for optimal performance of 10x1 (10mbs download x 1mbs upload) is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Education: BSN or Bachelor's degree in a related field

  • Utilization Review experience preferred

  • Knowledge of CMS regulations a plus

  • Previous experience in utilization management, discharge planning and/or home health or rehab

  • Health Plan experience

  • Previous Medicare/Medicaid Experience a plus

  • Experience working with MCG or Interqual guidelines

Additional Information

  • Hours for this role are: Monday-Friday 8am-5pm or 5:30pm CST

Scheduled Weekly Hours