IT'S SIMPLE. You want to work in a healthcare setting where you are valued and appreciated - where you receive respect from your superiors and co-workers as well as the patients/residents you treat. You want to be challenged by your job without being overwhelmed by it. You want to play an instrumental role in helping a patient recover, sometimes against strong odds, and go home. What you want is Kindred Healthcare. Our mission is to promote healing, provide hope, preserve dignity and produce value for each patient, resident, family member, customer, employee and shareholder we serve. Join us!
Coordinates management of care for a specified patient population; follows patients throughout the continuum of care and ensures optimum utilization of resources, service delivery and compliance with external review agencies. Provides ongoing support and expertise through comprehensive assessment, care planning, plan implementation and overall evaluation of individual patient needs. Enhances the quality of patient management and satisfaction, to promote continuity of care and cost effectiveness through the integration of functions of case management, utilization review and management and discharge planning.
Current BS in Social Work, Psychology, Sociology or Registered/Licensed Nurse licensure in Ohio.
Minimum of 2 years social work or case management experience; acute/rehabilitation hospital experience preferred.
Effective oral and written communication skills in English, additional languages preferred.
Basic computer skills required.
Must have good organizational skills and analytical ability in order to interpret information and carry out duties independently.
Must be cooperative and have the desire to be a team player.
Must recognize and observe confidentiality principles.
Job : Case Mgmt/MDS Primary Location : OH-Avon-Avon Rehab Cleveland Organization : 6793 - Avon Rehab Cleveland Shift : Day