Medical Case Manager

  • Location
    Chattanooga , Tennessee
  • Category
    Medical & Science - Medical Records
  • Job type
    Contract/Temporary

A Medical Case Manager job in Chattanooga TN, is available through Adecco Medical and Science. This position is accountable for promoting interdependent collaboration with the member, physician/primary care manager, family and other members of the health care or case management team. To accomplish this collaboration, the case manager will assess, implement, monitor, and evaluate available resources in an effort to promote quality, cost effective outcomes while meeting the individual’s health needs. The case manager identifies appropriate providers and facilities in an effort to improve or maintain the social, emotional, functional and physical health status of the client, as well as enhance the coping skills of the family or other caregiver.

Medical Case Manager job responsibilities

Collect in-depth information about a person’s situation and functioning to identify individual needs in order to identify members at risk for high cost medical care and develop a comprehensive case management plan that will address those needs
Determine specific objectives, goals, and actions as identified through the assessment process. The plan should be action oriented and time specific
Will execute specific intervention that will lead to accomplishing the goals established in the case management plan. • Coordination – The case manager will organize, integrate, and modify the resources necessary to accomplish the goals established in the case management plan
The case manager will gather sufficient information from all relevant sources in order to determine the effectiveness of the case management plan.
At appropriate and repeated intervals, the case manager will determine the plan’s effectiveness in reaching desired outcomes and goals. This process might lead to a modification or change in the case management plan in its entirety or in any of its component parts. Case Management Functions • Conduct a thorough and objective evaluation of the client’s current status including physical, psychosocial, environmental, financial, and health status expectation
Negotiate fees for, and monitor appropriate cases and services for the client. • Maintain communication and collaborate with patient, family, physicians and health team members, and payer representatives


QUALIFICATIONS:

Registered Nurse with active license in the state of Tennessee or hold a license in the state of their residence if the state is participating in the Nurse Licensure Compact Law
Minimum of five (5) years health care experience with at least three (3) years of clinical experience
Certified Case Manager (CCM) is preferred upon employment, and Case Managers are required to obtain certification within 4 years of being hired as a Case Manager
Excellent oral and written communication skills, with problem-solving abilities


If you are interested in this Medical Case Manager job in Chattanooga TN, then please click APPLY NOW. For other opportunities available at Adecco Medical and Science go to www.adeccousa.com. If you have questions about the position, please contact Hari Dhurjaty at 585-613-3037or hari.dhurjaty@adeccona.com

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