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[ Philadelphia Care Manager ] Job Information
Category Healthcare Sub Category
Job Type Temporary Full-time Job Status Sourcing
Minimum Education College - Undergraduate Degree Title
Minimum Experience 2 Year No of Jobs 1
Duration Start Publishing 09/24/2019
Stop Publishing 02/24/2020

Facilitates the flow of patient care throughout the acute hospitalization episode of care, utilizing the care management process. Maintains high quality and efficient service delivery. Functions as a patient advocate and liaison to family, physicians, other healthcare team members, community resources and third-party payers. Provides necessary, appropriate interventions that foster independence and wellness, and prevent inappropriate unnecessary admissions and/or utilization of resources.  Age specific criteria listed is to assure individual performance demonstrates employee knowledge and skills necessary to provide psycho-social, emotional and educational needs appropriate to the age of the patients served in his/her assignment. The skill and knowledge needed to provide such care might be gained through education, training or experience.

BSW, MSW. Minimum 2 years medical/surgical or home health experience. Working knowledge of managed care and third-party reimbursement. Experience with case management, evaluation/assessment of clients. One hour of annual stroke education. Basic computer skills required. Advocacy and problem-solving skills.  Knowledgeable of community resources, including availability of services. Excellent time management and written and verbal communication. Possesses strong organizational and negotiation skills. Possesses strong teamwork skills.

Preferred Skills
Posted 09/24/2019 14:45:37