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Type: Full Time
Location: Ogden, Utah
DESCRIPTION SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)
CASE MANAGER - RN OR SOCIAL WORKER
OGDEN REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER
While serving as a cornerstone amongst the northern Utah communities for the past 60 years, Ogden Regional Medical Center has created a deeply-rooted tradition of excellence and caring. The 240-bed facility provides a full spectrum of top-quality services, including a Level II trauma center, certified stroke center, cancer treatment center, alcohol and chemical dependency treatment center, and much more. Nationally recognized, Ogden Regional's maternity care ranks in the nation's top 5 percent, and its cardiology services include accreditation in echocardiography, atrial fibrillation, chest pain and heart failure.
Ogden Regional is part of HCA's network of more than 300 affiliate hospitals, outpatient centers and business offices across the country. HCA and Ogden Regional are all about caring for people, and that care extends to patients, families and employees.
Ogden Regional sits at the heart of the mountains, with more than six ski resorts within an hour's drive. Home of the 2002 Winter Olympics, Ogden offers the lure of outdoor living and the culture of city life. Plus, with a great university down the road and many schools within driving distance, this hospital offers a central location to meet the whole family's needs.
Position Title: Full Time Case Manager
The Case Manager will facilitate the interdisciplinary plan of care with a focus on evaluating the appropriateness of clinical care, medical necessity, admission status, level of care, and resource management. The Case Manager will coordinate activities that promote quality outcomes and patient throughput while supporting a balance of optimal care and appropriate resource utilization. Will identify potential barriers to patient throughput and quality outcomes and will facilitate appropriate discharge plans.
License: Current Utah State Licensure in one of the following:
* Registered Nurse (RN) or
* Social Work
* BLS preferred
Education: BSN or MSW preferred.
Experience: Three years of experience in an acute care setting. Case Management Experience preferred.
*Familiarity with McKesson Interqual criteria and requirements and an understanding of third party agreements and requirements is preferred.
*Good public relation skills are necessary.
*Ability to establish and maintain collaborative and effective working relationships.
*Ability to communicate effectively in oral, written and electronic formats.
*Demonstrates analytical and critical thinking abilities with pro-active decision-making and negotiation skills.
We are committed to:
Providing an inclusive work environment where everyone is treated with fairness, dignity and respect.
Recruiting and retaining a diverse staff reflective of the patients and communities we serve.
Equal employment opportunities are provided to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected category in accordance to applicable federal, state, or local laws.