Company: Discovery Behavioral Health
Location: Federal Way
Posted on: May 13, 2022
Job Description The Case Manager is responsible for performing
patient care activities as directed by the Clinical Supervisor.
He/she will orient and assess new admissions. The Case Manager's
responsibility is to provide direct support and resources to the
client and clinical staff. Support will be provided in the areas of
client orientation/assessment, utilization review and other areas
as directed. Responsibilities Actively participates in
Multidisciplinary Treatment Team meetings. Serves as the liaison
between the clinical and utilization review teams. Shares pertinent
information with team as obtained from client's family, or others
as indicated throughout the program. Assists in gathering pertinent
information related to the utilization review process and prepares
utilization related documentation as needed. Provides holiday and
on call/weekend coverage as needed. Recognizes, responds to and
assists in psychiatric crisis situations and provide the
intervention necessary. Responds and assists in medical emergency
situations as directed and needed. Communicates effectively with
client and interdisciplinary team regarding client needs. Assists
with chart documentation and compliance. Adheres to all program
policies and procedures while ensuring client safety at all times.
Supports Clinical team with discharge planning and process.
Managers client appointments and phone times. Qualifications A
minimum of 1-year experience in chemical dependency - psychiatric
setting or related field. Knowledge of Joint Commission Standards.
Demonstrates Proficiency in Communication & Written skills.
Additional Information We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V.
We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment
substance abuse testing. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color,
religion, sex, or national origin. For more information about our
company benefits, please visit us at
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