Dir - Case Mgmt in Weslaco, TX at Knapp Medical Center

Date Posted: 11/16/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    1401 East 8th Street
    Weslaco, TX
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 5 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    11/16/2020

Job Description

Responsibilities The Director of Case Management is responsible for the development of staff and systems to effectively operate a comprehensive Case Management Program. Provides leadership and supervision to case managers, social workers and case management coordinators/discharge planners, utilization review coordinators and utilization technicians. Assesses needs and plans, communicates and designs services that are appropriate to the hospital mission and patient/family needs. Integrates and coordinates services using continuous quality improvement tools.

Education and Work Experience

    Required qualifications:
  1. Licensed clinician in your state.
  2. Grandfathered prior to April 1, 2015. Minimum 5 years? post graduate of an accredited school of Social Work for Licensed Clinical Social Worker.
  3. Minimum 5 years? experience in a Case Management position.
  4. Must have analytical ability for problem identification and assessment and evaluation of data/statistics obtained from an on-going review process.
  5. Experience and knowledge in basic to intermediate computer skills.
  6. Behavioral Violence Prevention Training within 3 months of hire and maintain current.
Preferred qualifications:

  1. Certification in Case Management, BS or BSN or related field preferred.
  2. Current BCLS (AHA) certificate preferred.
  3. Knowledge of Milliman Criteria and InterQual Criteria preferred.
 

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