Position: Case Manager / Social Worker
Acute Rehabilitation Unit
City / State: Savannah, GA
EnduraCare seeks a compassionate, caring and dedicated contributor to our TEAM. One with a strong healthcare background specific to post-acute services. One who understands the needs of each patient in our care. This key role ensures each patient receives initial assessment of needs, ongoing evaluations, consistently monitoring the patients changing condition / needs, and thorough well-planned discharge planning.
Previous experience in hospital based case management - Social Work setting required.
The Case Manager/Social Worker assesses the social work needs of the patient and provides social work intervention as part of the discharge planning process. The primary job functions include: Clinical Interventions/Discharge and Care Planning Management. Assists in the identification of avoidable days, re-admissions, and quality metrics. Implements strategies in collaboration with the healthcare team to reduce length of stay (LOS) and resource utilization, never compromising quality or outcomes. Ensures continued authorizations for post rehabilitation services are obtained in a timely manner. Responsible for following CMS guidelines and hospital policy for ARU & TCU admissions, care planning and discharge process.
Position Qualifications include: Bachelor''s Degree in Nursing, MSW - Social Work or related field
- If Social Worker - MSW preferred - only Medical Social Worker candidates need apply. Experience in hospital / medical facility required
- Minimum 3 years in a case manager position
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills; strong organizational and interpersonal skills
- Functional understanding of regulatory compliance and guidelines
- In-depth knowledge of inpatient rehabilitation (IRF) / Acute Rehab and Transitional Care Unit services
- Competent in the use of PC programs necessary to perform the essential functions of this position;
- Ensures that quality patient care is at the forefront
- Contribute to client relations and community education activities.
We seek one that understands client relations, partnering to achieve exceptional outcomes and operational successes.
In your response to us, we request that you share with us your experience specific to the Case Manager / Social Work. Show us what you can do!
We would like to move quickly in order to complete our interview process. If you are interested, please email a copy of your resume so that we may review further and we can decide together if this position could possibly be a good fit. We would like to proceed with formal interviews as quickly as possible.
EnduraCare Acute Care Services, founded in 1981, is the nation''s largest privately-held provider of therapy program management for hospitals. We are headquartered in Franklin, Tennessee and operating in more than 13 states. We partner with hospitals and deliver labor productivity, revenue growth, staffing solutions, educational resources, and rehab expertise to ensure optimal performance. Our average contract tenure of more than 10 years demonstrates our focus on long-term relationships with satisfied customers. We are experts at and understand the complex reimbursement structures across all venues. We do one thing, and we do it well!
To learn more, visit our website: www.enduracareac.com
EnduraCare Acute Care Services:
• Realistic Expectations
• Quality Patient Care
• Education & Compliance
• Ideal company culture
• Supports employee growth and development
Contact: Chanta Courtney
Director of Recruiting