Case Manager (RN) – Case Management (this is a PRN M F 8 5 position this PRN openings does not have weekend hours)
At Research Psychiatric Center, above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life . Research Psychiatric Center has provided comprehensive behavioral health services for more than 25 years to teenagers, adults and seniors dealing with emotional disorders, mental illness and substance abuse.
Are you looking for a place to make a difference with a healthcare system that offers the best resources to not only the community, but also its employees?
About Research Psychiatric Center:
Our mental health programs offer a complete range of acute inpatient, day treatment and community based outpatient behavioral healthcare. Our professional staff includes psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers and licensed professional counselors, all with special training to care for people with mental, emotional or behavioral disorders. We are dedicated to helping our patients find their path to recovery through therapy, counseling and other treatment methods. Our treatment plans are created to fit each patient's individual health needs. Our 100 bed facility is fully accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations and from the State of Missouri. All hospital based services include full psychiatric, psychosocial and medical evaluations.
The Case Manager is responsible for the daily clinical care coordination of the patient through their entire episode of illness within Research Psychiatric Center's healthcare system.
This includes the activities of initial assessment, continued stay review, case management, benefits management and denial/appeal management.
RN, MSW or Master's Degree in a relevant clinical behavioral sciences field (social work, counseling, psychology, etc.) from an accredited university.
Current Missouri R.N. or L.C.S.W. or L.P.C. Licensure or Eligible for Licensure or Certification at the state or national level for independent practice and/or specialized therapeutic process that requires postgraduate education and licensure, certification or registration.
Demonstrated competency in CPR and NVCI required upon hire or within three months of hire.
One year experience working in a mental health setting. Previous experience in mental health utilization or clinical case management preferred.
Working knowledge of DSM preferred.
Knowledge of Community Resources/Services required.
Demonstrated knowledge or training in the developmental and emotional needs of patients in this age group.
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