Case Manager, Social Work MSW LCSW Arlington, VA VA
Posted on: February 12, 2024
For members of a defined population, responsible for collaborating
with the members of the health care team to facilitate the
coordination of appropriate, cost-effective services that are
consistent with members plan of care, help achieve his/her optimal
level of independence, and enhance quality of life.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, problem
identification, psychosocial assessment, financial
counseling/referral, accessing community resources, placement for
care, guiding the member through health-related legal processes, or
consultation and support to other health care professionals.
Effectively manages and coordinates assigned caseload consistent
with established criteria. Completes comprehensive psychosocial
assessment to evaluate patient goals, social support systems,
resources, health status, functional limitations, psychological
status, environmental factors, and response to treatment so as to
decrease inappropriate utilization of medical services.
In close collaboration with the nurse case manager and other
members of the health care team, develops and monitors a plan of
care designed to promote the members optimal level of functioning
and enhance the quality of life.
Identifies, facilitates, and advocates appropriate organizational
and community resources to meet the plan of care and ensures that
they are implemented for in a cost effective, efficient, and timely
Ensures consistent and reliable documentation of case management
activities in compliance with all organization and department
Analyzes patient and program outcomes to identify improvements in
program, quality, and cost effectiveness of case management
Facilitates application process for accessing local, state, and
federally funded programs (e.g., Medicaid, Medicare, and
Disability) and/or refers to appropriate community agencies in
cases of suspected patient abuse/neglect when identified.
Provides supportive counseling and education to members, families
and caregivers, members of the health care team, health plan staff,
and the community, including end-of-life issues and Advanced
Promotes self-awareness and knowledge of current case management
standards in the community and recent innovations in patient care.
Maintains current knowledge of laws, regulations, and policies
relating to the practice of social work in the local market/local
agencies and maintains high social work standards as defined by the
NASW Code of Ethics.
Minimum three (3) years of clinical experience plus two (2) years
in case management required.
Minimum one (1) year of experience with the defined population
Masters degree in social work (MSW) required.
License, Certification, Registration
This job requires credentials from multiple states. Credentials
from the primary work state are required before hire. Additional
Credentials from the secondary work state(s) are required post
Licensed Clinical Social Worker - Certified (Maryland) within 6
months of hire
Licensed Clinical Social Worker (Virginia) within 6 months of
Independent Clinical Social Worker License (District of Columbia)
within 6 months of hire
Case Manager Certificate within 36 months of hire
Experience with computer software programs in a Windows environment
preferred.Knowledge of community systems and resources in the
defined service area preferred.Knowledge of regulatory issues for
the Mid-Atlantic area preferred.
PrimaryLocation : Virginia,Arlington,Virginia Hospital Center
HoursPerWeek : 40
Shift : Day
Workdays : Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
WorkingHoursStart : 08:30 AM
WorkingHoursEnd : 05:00 PM
Job Schedule : Full-time
Job Type : Standard
Employee Status : Regular
Employee Group/Union Affiliation : M38-UFCW-Local 400
Job Level : Individual Contributor
Job Category : Behavioral Health, Social Services & Spiritual
Department : Regional Office - UR-Discharge Planning - 1808
Travel : No
Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a
diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color,
religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation,
national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry,
disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information,
other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or
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