Care Manager, MSW – Case Management – Kissimmee- Part Time
Kissimmee seeks to hire a Care Manager, MSW who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.
Florida Hospital Kissimmee is a 163 bed community-focused hospital, conveniently located near Walt Disney World. The team here is dedicated to bringing mission-focused, faith-based care to residents and visitors of Osceola and Orange Counties. At the heart of our latest expansion is a new, three-story tower featuring 80 expansive, private patient rooms and a host of modern amenities and technologies. Because we believe family support is an essential part of health and healing, included large, beautifully decorated family waiting areas with the comforts of home. Plus, each patient room includes ample space for visiting loved ones to relax, work and sleep.
The Care Management Department is located in every campus throughout the Florida Hospital system. Our objective is to create a collaborative process of assessment, planning, facilitation, care coordination, evaluation, and advocacy for services to meet an individuals and family's comprehensive needs. Care Management is an integrated department with physicians, clinical/nursing teams, ancillary departments and the revenue cycle teams. Care management meets the needs of our patients, families and significant others throughout the care continuum including the post-discharge needs.
10am-10pm; Variable Days
Under the general supervision of the Director and/or Manager, in collaboration with the ED RN Care Manager, the ED MSW Care Manager works with the patient/family, physicians, interdisciplinary team and external agencies. The ED MSW Care Manager utilizes expertise in patient/family assessment to assist in creating a discharge plan. As needed the ED MSW Care Manager, is responsible for collaborating with the ED health care team to initiate and facilitate the discharge plan. The ED MSW Care Manager actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
Ability to communicate effectively with diverse populations
Ability to function in a stressful and fast-paced environment
Interpersonal skills that promote teamwork
Critical thinking and problem-solving skills
Knowledge of and ability to utilize in-house and external resources
Flexibility in prioritization
Ability to multitask
Ability to analyze complex interpersonal dynamics in brief time
Effective organizational skills
Significant knowledge and understanding of availability of community and post-acute resources
Proficiency in the daily use of standard office equipment such as computer, phone, fax, pager, copier etc. and skill in utilizing Microsoft Word and Outlook tools
Acute care hospital experience (Preferred)
Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required:
Clear/Active Licensed Clinical Social Worker (Preferred)
Case Management certification - ACM (Accredited Case Manager), CCM (certified Case Manager) (Preferred)
Demonstrates through behavior Florida Hospital's Core Values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship and Teamwork as outlined in the organization's Performance Excellence Program
Collaborates with the interdisciplinary team in the ED for post-discharge arrangements and will work with external entities to obtain and negotiate resources to meet patient needs, as necessary
Interviews patients/families to complete an initial discharge assessment and to evaluate current support systems available to the patient and family, when patients are referred by the ED clinical staff.
Applies knowledge of community resources to the development of an appropriate discharge plan.
Utilizes information obtained from information systems, along with professional judgment, to help identify patients for further screening of potential discharge needs, if available and appropriate.)
Appropriately prioritizes cases according to assessed needs, per Care Management Department policy
Facilitates the discharge plan for patients with post-care needs, including but not limited to, home health, DME, ALF, or transfers to SNF.
Provides education to patients/families/caregivers regarding community resource options.
Serves as a field instructor for social work students, when needed.
If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the Care Manager, MSW opportunity with Kissimmee and apply online today.
Florida Hospital is dedicated to improving lives not only in Central Florida, but also around the world. As a destination hospital, we are committed to serving the health care needs of our patients with a holistic approach to ...heal the mind, body and spirit. We strive to be the hospital of choice for patients, physicians and employees. Over the last 100 years, Florida Hospital’s mission remains unchanged: to extend the healing ministry of Christ.