Case Manager - Kennestone Inpatient Rehab Unit

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Overview

At WellStar, we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful – and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.

Responsibilities

The Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit at Kennestone Regional Medical Center has an immediate opening for a Case Manager who will serve as a primary liaison between the patient, family, the rehab team, outside agencies and their representatives. This individual must be a Licensed Social Worker/Case Manager and will provide information about patient’s progress, referrals and educational information and adjustment counseling to patients and their families and coordinate the discharge planning process and must adhere to NASW professional standards, codes of ethics, system and department policies and procedures.

Qualifications

RequiredMinimumEducation: Associates Degree in Nursing or graduate of an accredited CSWE Program with a master’s degree in social work. Licensed in the state of Georgia in respective field.

RequiredMinimumExperience: Minimum of 2 years’ experience in medical case management Inpatient Rehabilitation preferred; Demonstrated counseling skills, knowledge of community resources, federal and local guidelines, funding resources; understanding of adult and geriatric development and age appropriate care; understanding of the effects of illness and disability and the impact on both patient and family.

RequiredMinimumSkills: Demonstrates skills or experience in case management. Strong computer skills required. Good communication skills both verbal and written. Excellent time management/organizational skills; working knowledge of the precertification process; Working knowledge of medical terminology and basic computer proficiency required

Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. The WellStar culture of caring has also been nationally recognized three years in a row by Fortune Magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For”. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today.

WellStar is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any status which is protected by local, state or federal law.

DepartmentKennestone Hospital Inpatient Rehab Unit

FacilityWellStar Kennestone Hospital

CategoryAllied Health

CityMarietta

ShiftDays

StateGeorgia




14 August 2019
Location: United States Georgia Marietta
Salary: Highly Competitive USD per year
Sector:
Healthcare and Medical
Profession:
Allied Health
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