LOCATION: JOHN H. STROGER HOSPITAL / INTEGRATED CARE
SHIFT: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM (ON-CALL AS NEEDED)
Oversees the day-to-day operations of the Inpatient Social Service and Registered Nurse - Case Management teams assigned to Provident and Stroger Inpatient facilities. Supervises the team to assure that all at risk and patients with psycho-social issues are appropriately screened to ensure that their needs are met during both hospitalization and reflected in the discharge planning process.
Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing (Official transcripts must be provided at time of interview) AND current license as a Registered Professional Nurse (RN) in the state of Illinois; OR current license as a Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in the state of Illinois..
A minimum of three (3) years of work experience in an inpatient setting providing care coordination, case management services or utilization review is required.
A minimum of one (1) year of supervisory experience and/or one (1)year of experience in a leadership role leading special projects, mentoring or training staff, or performing quality assurance activities (i.e., developing quality improvement reports) is required
Managed Care Payor experience.
KNOWLDEGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND OTHER CHARACTERISTICS:
Knowledge of JCAHO, NCQA, Medicare/Medicaid requirements, performance improvement.
Knowledge of electronic record systems.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office - Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
When applying for employment with the Cook County Health & Hospitals System, preference is given to honorably discharged Veterans who have served in the Armed Forces of the United States for not less than 6 months of continuous service
To take advantage of this preference a Veteran must :
Meet the minimum qualifications for the position.
Identify self as a Veteran on the employment application by answering yes to the question by answering yes to the question,
The Cook County Health & Hospitals System’s mission is to deliver integrated health services with dignity and respect regardless of a patient’s ability to pay; foster partnerships with other health providers and communities to enhance the health of the public; and advocate for policies that promote the physical, mental and social wellbeing of the people of Cook County.
CCHHS is comprised of two hospitals, John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital and Provident Hospital, a robust network of more than a dozen community health centers, the Ruth M. Rothstein CORE Center, the Community Triage Center, the Cook County Department of Public Health, Cermak Health Services, which provides health care to individuals at the Cook County Jail and the Juvenile Temporary Detention Center, and CountyCare, a Medicaid managed care health plan.
The system cares for more than 300,000 patients each year and its physicians are experts in their fields, committed to providing their patients with comprehensive, compassionate and cutting-edge care. Today, CCHHS is transforming the provision of health care in Cook County by promoting community-based primary and preventive care, growing an innovative, collaborative health plan and enhancing the patient experience.