Providence Health & Services Care Management MSW - Utilization Review in Olympia, Washington
Providence is calling a Care Management Social Worker (1.0 FTE, 40 hours per week Day Shift, Utilization Review) to Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia, WA.
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We are seeking a compassionate and caring Care Management Social Worker (MSW) to coordinate the care for complex patients from pre-admission to immediate post-discharge. In a non caregiver capacity, the MSW will facilitate coordination and communication between all members of the health care team in the decision making process to minimize fragmentation of the health care delivery system.
In this position you will:
Assesses patients for care management services after a referral has been made based on the Admission screening and referrals for potential patient issues.
Appropriately identifies actual and potential care issues.
Develops and manages a coordinated plan of care to meet patient and/or family needs.
Assures that patients are placed on appropriate clinical pathway and protools, individualizes patient care needs through consultation with the multidisciplinary team.
Monitors the patient/family progress towards achieving optimal functional status.
Organizes and links appropriate services within the hospital and community to deliver coordinated care to patient and family. Evaluates post-acute care environment for accessibility and adaptive needs.
Plans, leads, participates in or follows through with multidisciplinary team meetings as needed for care coordination. Assesses the teaching needs of the patient and family members based on patient goals and objectives.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Masters Degree Social Work or Related field
Three (3) years Social services experience with a health care related organization; experience should include a minimum of 2 years in acute care/ care coordination.
Demonstrates a positive, professional and personal image
Ability to work independently and teak a leadership role to accomplish objectives
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence St. Peter Hospital is a 390-bed, not-for-profit regional teaching hospital. Located in Olympia, WA, St. Peter offers comprehensive rehabilitation, medical, surgical and behavioral health services. We have been ranked as one of the top 100 hospitals and as one of 10 premier healthcare employers in the nation and have recently achieved the coveted Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center®. Our hospital rests on a 173-acre campus, much of which includes natural forest and preserved wetlands that maintain a healing environment for patients and staff.
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Social Work
Req ID: 314880