Encompass Health Careers

Case Manager - RN or LSW $8,000 SIGN ON BONUS!

Woburn, Massachusetts
Case Management Clinical Staff


Job Description

Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of New England
 
Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of New England in Woburn, MA is a 210 bed acute physical rehabilitation hospital located just north of Boston, MA. In addition to caring for general rehabilitation diagnoses, such as amputations, arthritis, hip fracture, joint replacement, burns, spinal cord injury, multiple trauma, we also treat neurological conditions, such as stroke, brain injury, Guillian Barre, Parkinson’s disease, multiple sclerosis, or  critical illness myopathy, orthopedics, and other cardiac conditions.  
 
 
Our free standing acute rehabilitation hospital offers the following inpatient specialty programs:
 
 
The Case Manager coordinates and advocates for the patient during their hospitalization, from admission to post discharge. Communicates with families, patients and internal staff to provide the best possible outcomes for our patients. Handles 10-15 cases at any given time.
 
The Case Manager oversees the effective coordination of services and manages issues in the following main areas: admission and discharge planning, team conference and interdisciplinary plan of care communication, manages information to effectively oversee health care delivery and facilitate interdisciplinary plan of care decisions, patient and family education, payor relations and total fiscal management.
 
The Case Manager performs ongoing utilization review and acts as a liaison to the payor while assuring that cost effective treatment is provided by the team. The case manager assures that regulations regarding patient's rights are fulfilled.
 
Additional but important aspects of the Case Manager position include: collaborating with senior leadership regarding patient flow, census management, patient care outcomes and financial performance indicators.
 
Benefits
To attract and retain the best professionals, we offer a comprehensive and competitive benefits package that includes DAY ONE medical, dental, vision, 401(k), college savings plan, employee assistance program, pre-paid legal plan and much more.
 
Keywords, Case manager, Case Mgr, Registered Nurse, RN, LSW, LCSW 01801
 
Job code: 100679

License and Certification:
- Registered Nurse, Licensed Therapist or LSW
- Active license is required for his/her discipline within his/her state.
- Must meet eligibility requirements for CCM® or ACM certification upon entry into this position OR within two years of entry into the position.
- CCM® or ACM certification required OR must be obtained within two years of being placed in the Case Manager II position.


Education, Training and Years of Experience:
- Registered Nurse, Licensed Therapist or LSW
- 2 years of Case Management experience required. 




Address: 2 Rehabilitation Way, Woburn 01801
Shift: Day Job
Job ID: 1915743