About Travelers

The Travelers Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRV) is a leading property casualty insurer selling primarily through independent agents and brokers. The company's diverse business lines offer its global customers a wide range of coverage in the auto, home and business settings. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, Travelers has more than 30,000 employees and generated revenues of approximately $25 billion in 2010.

Nurse Consultant

Company Information
Solid reputation, passionate people and endless opportunities. That's Travelers. Our superior financial strength and consistent record of strong operating returns mean security for our customers - and opportunities for our employees. You will find Travelers to be full of energy and a workplace in which you truly can make a difference.

Job Summary
Serve as technical resource to provide proactive medical expertise for claim staff.

Primary Job Duties & Responsibilities
Interpret routine, complex or unique medical information. Evaluate medical treatment to determine whether it was/is reasonable, necessary and causally related. Discuss medical information with claim handler to assist in developing claim resolution strategy. Identify medical trends for use in developing and recommending training programs. Respond to claim requests for training as needed. Assist claim handler in projecting medical costs of claims. Provide medical expertise by attending mediations, arbitrations, pre-trial conferences, depositions and trials with claim staff. Document claim activity involvement in systems. Maintain accurate productivity records. Perform other duties as assigned.

Education, Work Experience & Knowledge
Registered Nurse or equivalent as well as appropriate license per state regulation. Certified Legal Nurse Consultant desirable. In order to perform the essential job functions of this job, acquisition and maintenance of Insurance License(s) may be required to comply with state and Travelers requirements. Generally, License(s) are required to be obtained within three months of starting the job.Strong clinical background. Knowledge of jurisdiction-specific medical guidelines desirable. Strong knowledge of medical causation and relatedness. Strong knowledge of medical treatment standards of care. Strong research and analytical thinking skills. Effective time management and organizational skills.

Job Specific & Technical Skills & Competencies
Very strong oral and written communication skills. Interpersonal skills.Good computer skills to include Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.

Environmental/Work Schedules/Other
Role would require incumbent to be onsite at our claim office M-F during core business hours.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
Travelers is an equal opportunity employer.
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