Case Manager RN PRN

Western Plains Medical Complex

The purpose of this position is to provide Social Work Services to the Acute Inpatient Units as required by the State of Kansas and The Joint Commission. This position works closely with Patients, Families, Rehab Team, Physicians and other professionals to coordinate the discharge planning and rehabilitation process and assist with the integration of the patient back into the community. The social worker helps the patient and family understand the inpatient process and offers emotional, social, and financial counseling while the patient is in the hospital. The social worker assists with patient and family education and identifies specific community social and health care resources that facilitate a patient in returning home. Social Work Service consults are provided on all Hospital units for psychosocial support, discharge planning, Rehab prescreening, CPS and APS reporting and crisis intervention.

Reports to: Director of Quality

FLSA:  Non-exempt  



Job Requirements:

Minimum Education
Bachelor's degree in Social Work or similar degree required.

Required Licenses
Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Minimum LBSW License with KS Behavioral Science Regulatory Board.

Required Skills
Certifications:
Basic Life Support (BLS) upon hire.

Minimum Work Experience
Previous experience in Case Management/Utilization Management preferred.

Required Skills
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.


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Posted
01/01/2022
Salary Range
$44,000.00 - 70,000.00
per Year
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Location
Dodge City, KS 67801, US
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