Company Overview: Healthfirst is a not-for-profit managed care organization sponsored by some of the most prestigious and nationally recognized hospitals and medical centers in New York. We are one of the fastest growing health plans in our area with over 900,000 diverse members and a network of more than 24,000 providers and 3,400 employees. Our mission is to ensure that our members have superior healthcare and satisfaction; we significantly improve the health and wellness of the New York metropolitan area, all while driving down the costs. Employees shape our company and connect us to our communities. We look to recruit and retain intelligent, driven leaders who are passionate about healthcare and embody our five culture drivers:
- Dream Big, Plan Wisely
- Break Down the Walls
- Think Critically, Speak Up, Deliver with Pride
- Inspire Through Trust, Lead By Example
- Be Unstoppable
The Care Manager plans and manages behavioral and/or physical care with members and their beneficiaries and works with clinicians and health care team members. The Care Manager facilitates care and medical attention and addresses identified member needs across the continuum of care. The Care Manager is responsible for applying care management principles when engaging members and addressing coordination of the member’s health care services.