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Care Manager- InPatient, ACH, Augusta, 32-40hrs./week

MaineGeneral Health
Augusta

Job Description

Excellent work among excellent colleagues.
Competitive benefit package including several health plans, medical spending accounts, dental, life and disability options.
Generous earned time program.
Retirement plans with potential for employer contributions.

The Care Manager investigates, assesses, and plans interventions to help patients cope with social, emotional, economic, and environmental problems.

Qualifications

Interviews and assesses patients and/or patient's family, caregivers, and/or legal representatives. Determines, prioritizes, provides and/or arranges for needed internal and external services/interventions.
Consults with multidisciplinary teams regularly to evaluate patient's status and appropriateness of medical care, including coordination of care in all care centers.
Participates in discharge planning including identification and coordination of appropriate resources. Provides discharge education and resource referrals to patients when necessary.
Performs chart review to identify actual or potential issues with service delivery, patient outcomes and satisfaction, compliance, cost, and reimbursement.

The ideal candidate will have:
Bachelor's degree in Social Work or Nursing preferred.

Maine state licensure as Licensed Social Worker (LSW) or Registered Nurse (RN) required.

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