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PAC Social Worker

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Job Details
Job Order Number
6918449
Company Name
CareCore National LLC
Physical Address
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Springfield, IL 62701
Job Description

Summary



The Social Worker will perform clinical and operational processes related to transition / coordination of care and utilization / case management of Post-Acute Care services including but not limited to long term acute care, skilled nursing and inpatient rehab facilities, home health care, DME, care management, and utilization review. Responsibilities include:


  • Implementation, evaluation and coordination of the plan of care for all assigned patients.

  • Assist in the development of the discharge plan.

  • Assist with transportation, speaking with members, caregivers, healthcare professionals and participating in care management meetings.

  • Identify progress toward desired care outcomes; intervening to overcome deviations in the expected discharge plan; reviewing the care plan, along with targeted length of stay date with the direct care providers to transition to appropriate level of care.

  • Monitor delivery and utilization of care by participating with Medical Directors in Case Conferences as indicated.


Minimum Experience Required




  • Current unrestricted LCSW, LMSW or MSW licensure

  • Minimum 5 years clinical experience with at least 3 years managed care experience

  • 2 – 4 years’ experience in utilization management desired

  • Home health, SNF, and/or rehab experience desired

  • Medicare/Medicaid managed care programs preferred


Required Skills




  • Position can be remote in the Chicago, IL, area. Will be expected to travel to faciliities on an as needed basis.

  • Position is full-time during core business hours with the ability to work any shift between 8am and 5pm CST,

  • Ability to sit at a desk 50% of the time and utilize the computer, telephone, and other office equipment, throughout the entire work day; walking and standing

  • Dependable and reliable work schedule is essential

  • Field position requires use of own vehicle for travel 50% of time to onsite facilities and onsite participation in multi-disciplinary meetings

  • Time-management: Ability to effectively manages one’s time and resources to ensure that work is completed efficiently Excellent organizational skills

  • Communication: Ability to provide clear verbal and written information via in-person, email, and phone to customers, co-workers, and leadership

  • Critical-Thinking/Decision-making: Ability to choose a course of action or developing appropriate solutions by identifying and understanding issues, problems, and opportunities

  • Autonomy: Ability to work independently with little to no supervision

  • Proficient in computer literacy skills with ability to use and troubleshoot Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint required

  • Experience using videoconferencing systems such as WebEx


Our Company and What We Offer



eviCore healthcare is committed to making a positive impact on healthcare, and also making a positive impact on our employees. eviCore offers a variety of perks and benefits including, but not limited to:

  • Flexible scheduling and work/life balance with remote and work from home opportunities

  • 3 weeks of PTO per year plus paid holidays

  • Education assistance, tuition reimbursement and professional certifications

  • Health, dental, vision, and life benefits with employer funded HSA

  • Comprehensive employee discount program, onsite fitness facilities, and smart casual dress code

  • Paid Volunteer Community Service Days

  • Ample opportunities for growth, advancement, and promotion

  • 401k retirement plan with company match of 50% employee contributions up to 6%


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EOE -Veteran /Disabled/Minority/AA/F/M/SO


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