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Care Manager (PRN) - (122463)

Universal Health Services
San Antonio, TX 78205
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One of the nations largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the Worlds Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of Americas Top 500 Public Companies.

Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.

Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.

Laurel Ridge Treatment Center is seeking a dynamic and talented Care Manger (PRN). To learn more about Laurel Ridge Treatment Center go to www.laurelridgetc.com.

POSITION PURPOSE: Provides ongoing and systematic utilization review, coordinates patient care to optimize outcomes; advocates for patient and facility; and promotes quality care and documentation.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

1. Admission and continued stay reviews to ensure that care meets the clinical needs of the clients and reduces financial risk to the facility.

2. Participates in measures to improve the delivery and utilization of care and to evaluate the effectiveness of these. Enters all authorizations into the MS4/Midas daily.

3. Expert in documentation, communication, teamwork, and customer service. Advocates for internal and external customers including the client, family, physician, Treatment Team and Managed Care Organization.

4. Works in partnership with the Physician through rounds and staffing to facilitate compassionate patient communication and advocacy, effective Treatment Team planning and timely discharge planning.

5. Provides a strategic link between the Managed Care Organization, Treatment Team goals and the financial aspects of care.

Job Requirements

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES: Good verbal and written skills. Ability to maintain confidentiality. Some knowledge of JCAHO and Champus standards. Computer skills and knowledge of basic case management/utilization review principles.

EDUCATION: Bachelors in related field or High School Diploma and some college with 5 or more years of experience in mental health field.

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION: Prefer RN, LPC of LMSW.

EXPERIENCE: Two years experience in mental health setting and previous experience in Case Management/Utilization Review.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

* Correctable vision and hearing.

* Must be capable of occasionally lifting 25 pounds and carrying medical records.

* Must be able to write and record information, and accurately read medical records.

* Must be able to spend 30% to 40% of time standing or walking between units. 60% to 70% of the time is spent sitting at a desk.

* Telephone or public face-to-face contact is infrequent, but must be able to calmly handle frustrated or angry clients.

This opportunity provides the following:

*UHS is Challenging and rewarding work environment
*Growth and development opportunities within UHS and its subsidiaries
*Competitive Compensation
*Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan (if applicable)
*401k plan with company match (if applicable)
*Generous Paid Time Off (if applicable)

UHS is a registered trademark of UHS of Delaware, Inc., the management company for Universal Health Services, Inc. and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. Universal Health Services, Inc. is a holding company and operates through its subsidiaries including its management company, UHS of Delaware, Inc. All healthcare and management operations are conducted by subsidiaries of Universal Health Services, Inc. To the extent any reference to "UHS or UHS facilities" on this website including any statements, articles or other publications contained herein relates to our healthcare or management operations it is referring to Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Further, the terms "we," "us," "our" or "the company" in such context similarly refer to the operations of Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Any employment referenced in this website is not with Universal Health Services, Inc. but solely with one of its subsidiaries including but not limited to UHS of Delaware, Inc.

UHS is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of UHS. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the referral or through other means.

Posted: 2020-02-01 Expires: 2020-03-30

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