Kindred Health Case Manager, Per Diem - Denver Market in Denver, Colorado

Case Manager, Per Diem - Denver Market (312994-4665 )Interested in a career with Kindred Hospitals - a place where you can put yourheart into and make a real difference in our patient's lives.Come and grow your career with Kindred Hospitals, a division of KindredHealthcare. Our culture of caring for our patients and residents begin withour core values - our employees. We are committed to fostering professionalgrowth and dedicated healthcare teams that make us the provider of choice. Weembrace a diverse workforce and understand that hiring outstanding people isthe key to providing quality care - and quality care is what we do everyday! Join us!Summary:Case Manager job will coordinates management of care for a specified patientpopulation in a single hospital; follows patients throughout the continuumof care and ensures optimum utilization of resources, service delivery andcompliance with external review agencies. Provides ongoing support andexpertise through comprehensive assessment, care planning, planimplementation and overall evaluation of individual patient needs. Enhancesthe quality of patient management and satisfaction, to promote continuity ofcare and cost effectiveness through the integration of functions of casemanagement, utilization review and management and discharge planning.Case Manager, Case Management, CM, Utilization Review, CCMC, RN,Registered Nurse, Hospital, Healthcare, Long Term Acute Care,Transitional Care Hospitals,#MON-HD#LI-HDQualificationsEducation:Appropriate minimum degree for preferred licensure or certification orcommensurate experience in a related healthcare field.Licenses/Certification:Healthcare professional licensure preferred as Registered Nurse, RespiratoryTherapist, Physical Therapist, Occupational Therapist or Social Worker.Appropriate certification in Case Management preferred for example,Commission for Case Manager Certification (CCMC) Association ofRehabilitation Nurses (ARN) certification.Experience:Three years clinical experience. Prefer experience in Case Management,Quality Management, Utilization Review, or discharge planningEqual Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. DrugFree Workplace