Social Work-Case MGMT (MSW)

LifeBridge Health, Inc. Randallstown, MD
Provides leadership to the health care team in areas of coordination of care and discharge planning. Serves as a patient advocate during hospitalization in collaboration with the health team and community agencies to insure appropriate care and discharge planning. Serves as a steward of hospital resources, monitoring and effecting approprite bed utilization and length of stay.

Requirements: Seasoned professional knowledge; equivalent to a Master's degree; knowledge in more than one discipline. Master in Social Work preferred/bachelors accepted with acute care or relatedexperience and evidence of required knowledge base and skills. Accredited Case Manager preferred. Maryland social work license; Accredited Case Manager encouraged. One to three years 1-3) experience. Microsoft Office Suite; Basic computer skills; Cerner; Synquest; Standard Office Equipment; Medical terminology; Insurance, government, and legal regulations; Psycho-social; Developmental theory/interventions; Medical treatment and diagnostics knowledge; Written and verbal communications.

Facility:Part of LifeBridge Health, Northwest Hospital in Randallstown, Maryland, is a recognized leader in clinical quality and customer care from the northwest Baltimore area to the entire state of Maryland. Northwest's patient-centered philosophy is reflected by its friendly employees, user-friendly hospital design and culture of excellence. Northwest Hospital is a smoke-free workplace and an M/F/PV/IWD employer.Requisition Number:45629Department:NW Care Management - 7210Schedule:PRNShift:Day shiftHours: