Req #: 7919
Entity: Asante Ashland Community Hospital
Location: Medford, OR
Department: Utilization Management
Shift: 1st Shift - Days
Union Position: No
Schedule: Full Time
Salary: Depending on qualifications
Case Management Specialist AACH (Utilization Management)
FTE/Status: FTE: 1.000000 /
Schedule: 1st Shift - Days
Salary: Typical Starting Range is $20.13 (based on qualifications and years of relevant experience)
The Case Management Specialist functions as a member of the discharge planning team or Post Visit Call team assigned to coordinate the care and services for assigned patients for an episode of illness or treatment in collaboration with the patient, family, physician, patient care team, and payers. The Case Management Specialist utilizes communication, organizational, and problem-solving skills to implement the post-hospital care plans and interventions defined by the RN Discharge Coordinator/or hospital discharge information available to them from the patients' electronic medical record (EMR). The Case Management Specialist promotes and evaluates the effective utilization of resources using current knowledge and awareness of community resources and assumes a pivotal role with the patient care team to achieve optimal clinical and resource outcomes.
What We Offer
Asante is more than a great hospital system in an amazing location. We are a community of passionate providers and service-focused caregivers who collaborate to deliver amazing patient outcomes; a place where titles don't matter as much as your creativity, drive, and passion. Our culture, values and people create an environment of sustained medical excellence.About Asante and Southern Oregon
Asante is a local, community owned and governed, not-for-profit organization that provides comprehensive health care services to more than 550,000 people in a nine-county area of Southern Oregon and Northern California. It includes Asante Ashland Community Hospital in Ashland, Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center in Medford, Asante Three Rivers Medical Center in Grants Pass, Asante Physician Partners throughout the Rogue Valley, and additional health care partnerships. Virtually all medical specialties and services are represented within an organization dedicated to providing exceptional care. With over 5,000 employees, Asante's entities offer outstanding opportunities for career advancement and professional growth. At Asante your work positively impacts your family, friends, neighbors and the community. Experience the difference in how you work, how you live and how you connect.
At Asante we are defined by our values - traits that guide us as we serve patients and the community:
Excellence - Respect - Honesty - Service - Teamwork
Asante is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to employ and advance in employment women, minorities, qualified individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.