Care Manager in Cypress, CA at Beacon Health Options

Date Posted: 1/17/2020

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Job Description

We Help People Live their Lives to the Fullest Potential!

For more than 30 years, Beacon has changed the way people live with behavioral health conditions. Today, we are the undisputed leader in behavioral health management, serving 40 million people across all 50 states. At Beacon, we are committed to delivering a ‘world-class’ candidate experience from the moment you click ‘Apply’! Our goal is to help you reach your fullest potential, while utilizing your talents and expertise to help us deliver on our promise.

Do you have a passion for helping others? If so, we are looking for you!

Beacon is currently seeking a Care Manager a highly organized and compassionate professional to join our team at our Cypress, CA / Los Angeles area. 

The Care Manager is the health professional who coordinates integrated, seamless and person-centered service in support of members under Medicare and MediCal programs. The Care Manager will coordinate amongst all Interdisciplinary Care Team (ICT) members to develop the Individualized Care Plan (ICP) and oversee ICP implementation.  S/he is available to the health plan and community based Case Management provider agencies for consultation when issues with regards to behavioral health management or treatment arise.

What does a typical day look like?

  • Responsible for maintaining accurate information in Beacon’s clinical documentation systems.
  • Identifies, assesses, and holistically manages complex behavioral health cases for assigned members.
  • Provides individualized person-centered support to members.
  • Provides health coaching and wellness education to members as appropriate.
  • Develops or oversees the ICP for each member in collaboration with all team members (i.e. Primary Care Providers, Behavioral Health Providers, and Health Plan Case Managers), adhering to timelines and including assessment of health needs, individualized care management plans, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of care outcomes.
  • Utilizes the evidence based guides to identify problem areas;
  • Adheres to all Beacon policies and procedures and standards of operations.
  • Completes all required and assigned trainings.
  • Attends all mandatory company or department meetings.
  • Reports to each scheduled shift and commence work and perform essential job function at the start of each schedule shift.
  • Displays a positive, constructive, and helpful demeanor that is conducive to a safe and respectful work environment.
  • Performs special projects and other duties as assigned and required.

What you Contribute?

Education: Either Master’s level in a behavioral health discipline: social work, counseling, psychology or ADN or higher


  • Unrestricted CA clinical license (LCSW, LPCC, LMFT, RN, PsyD, or PhD)
  • Minimum 3 years Behavioral Health or Community Services required
  • Call Center, Customer Service experience a plus

 Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Knowledge of managed care and state specific expertise preferred.
  • Demonstrated experience exercising influence and negotiation skills to effectively manage patient care and health care outcomes.
  • Demonstrated experience meeting strict deadlines and established cycle times through effective prioritization and follow-up.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficient computer skills required, including working knowledge of MS Office: Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

What Makes Us Different?

  • Here, it’s not just a job – it’s an opportunity to change lives.
  • Our employees are learners, innovators and original thinkers.
  • Our mission and values guide the way we treat our members, providers and each other.

What We Have to Offer:

  • Healthcare benefits available starting day 1!
  • Health & wellbeing incentives, such as gym membership reimbursement
  • 401K with company match to help reach your future financial goals
  • Generous PTO, because we know life happens outside of work
  • Tuition reimbursement so you can keep reaching your fullest potential

If Beacon sounds like the place for you, what are you waiting for? Apply with us today to get started!

Beacon Health Options is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer as well as a Drug Free and Tobacco Free Work Environment. EOE/AA/M/F/Veterans/Disabled

At Beacon Health Options, our candidate's data privacy is a top priority. Our recruiting team conducts all communications using official company email ( Only candidates who have applied for an open position through our Careers page ( will be engaged in our interview process. Beacon conducts all interviews in person or over the phone. At no time during the recruiting process will any Beacon recruiter request any financial or personally identifiable information from you.