Job ID: 953922
Facility: Vidant Medical Center
Location: Greenville, NC
Date Posted: Oct 18, 2021
About Vidant Medical Center
Vidant Medical Center is a 900+ bed Level-1 Trauma Center, regional referral hospital and is the flagship hospital for Vidant Health. We serve as the teaching hospital for the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University. Vidant Medical Center provides acute, intermediate, rehabilitation and outpatient services to more than 1.4 million people in 29 counties. But it's in our work environment that you'll find our sense of family and closeness that permeates everything we do.
The BH Case Manager is responsible for:
Implementation of utilization review processes such as application of admission/continued stay criteria approved by the medical staff at Vidant Medical Center (VMC), collaborating with other members of the interdisciplinary team to facilitate care at the most appropriate level and in the most effective, efficient manner, communicating with payer sources to assist with management of patient's continuum of care and managing the data for the analysis of patient/program outcomes
Coordination of the discharge plan of the care of selected difficult cases through collaboration with the interdisciplinary team and focusing on timely, safe discharges and assuring placement of patients at the most appropriate level of care post discharge.
RN or Licensed Master's level therapist such as social worker, counselor, marriage and family therapist, or related field with minimum one year inpatient Behavioral Health and/or Utilization Management experience required.
Licensure: Minimum provisional North Carolina license required, full license (LCSW, LMFT, LCMHC, etc.) preferred at hire and or within three years of employment.
Full time with benefits
It is the goal of Vidant Health and its entities to employ the most qualified individual who best matches the requirements for the vacant position.
Offers of employment are subject to successful completion of all pre-employment screenings, which may include an occupational health screening, criminal record check, education, reference, and licensure verification.
We value diversity and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Decisions of employment are made based on business needs, job requirements and applicant’s qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information and testing, family and medical leave, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or any other status protected by law. We prohibit retaliation against individuals who bring forth any complaint, orally or in writing, to the employer, or against any individuals who assist or participate in the investigation of any complaint.