AVON, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Magellan Complete Care (MCC) of Florida, part of Magellan Health Services, Inc. (MGLN), today announced that it is hiring up to 200 positions based in its Orlando and Miami offices, and for field-based positions across the state.
“It’s an exciting time for those of us who work for Magellan Complete Care of Florida, as we prepare to launch our Medicaid specialty plan across the state of Florida,” said Manuel Arisso, chief executive officer of MCC of Florida. “Our employees are focused on providing individuals with Serious Mental Illness (SMI) the quality care they need to live healthier lives. As we grow across the state, we’ll also need to ensure that we have the employee base to support that growth.”
Magellan Complete Care of Florida, the only Medicaid specialty plan for individuals with SMI in the country, was selected by the state’s Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA) in September 2013 as part of its Managed Medical Assistance program in eight regions across the state, including in 40 of Florida's 67 counties.
Magellan Complete Care's model centers around a Care Coordination Team, which works with members, their doctors, counselors, family and caregivers to set goals for recovery and enjoying a healthier life. The Care Coordination Team includes a dedicated health guide who can assist members by scheduling and arranging transportation to appointments, working with providers, and helping members adhere to treatment plans.
Magellan Complete Care of Florida is currently hiring for a number of different roles, including peer specialists, health guides, wellness specialists, disease managers, registered nurses, provider specialists, and behavioral health clinicians for utilization and case management.
Information about these and other open positions within Magellan Health Services can be found on the company’s website. Magellan Health Services offers a comprehensive benefits package to qualified employees.
About Magellan Health Services: Headquartered in Avon, Conn., Magellan Health Services Inc. is a leading specialty health care management organization with expertise in managing behavioral health, radiology, and pharmacy benefits programs, as well as integrated health care programs for special populations. Magellan delivers innovative solutions to improve quality outcomes and optimize the cost of care for those we serve. As of September 30, 2013, Magellan’s customers include health plans, employers and government agencies, serving approximately 33.9 million members in our behavioral health business, 17.5 million members in our radiology benefits management segment, and approximately 9.2 million members in our medical pharmacy management product. In addition, the pharmacy solutions segment served 39 health plans and employers, 25 states and the District of Columbia, and several pharmaceutical manufacturers. For more information, visit www.MagellanHealth.com.
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