Manager Social Services Case Management

5 - 7 years experience  •  Patient Care

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17
San Leandro, CA
5 - 7 years experience
Patient Care
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17

Description: Develops and monitors the social services programs for the CSA. Establishes and maintains, standards, quality levels, cost effective, and customer focused services. Establishes interfaces with community services.

Essential Functions:

  • Plans, develops, implements and maintains social services policies and procedures, delivery of social work programs, and discharge planning services.
  • Oversees social services case management activities.
  • Manages staff activities, ensures their competencies, and develops/presents in-services.
  • Recommends, develops, and implements new programs enhancing services to specialized patient populations and reducing hospital and office visit utilization.
  • Develops and manages departmental budget.
  • Identifies and implements opportunities for cost reduction and improved services.
  • Identifies community resources for our members.
  • Collaborates with community organizations in developing new programs or enhancing current community services which are available to Kaiser members.
  • Develops, implements, and monitors the quality assurance of the social services programs and staff.
  • Identifies issues which interfere with the delivery of services and develops techniques to resolve them.
  • Collaborates with medical center departments, community agencies and health plan members on matters related to discharge planning and ensures that services are provided in an integrated fashion.
  • Ensures compliance with federal, state, and local requirements.


Basic Qualifications:
Experience

  • Minimum five (5) years of supervisory experience and field medical social work.
    Education
  • Master's degree in social work from an institution accredited by the Council of Social Work Education.
    Licenses, Certifications, Registrations
  • LCSW required.
  • NPI required.

    Additional Requirements:
  • Sound knowledge of fiscal management theories and principles.
  • Knowledge of different levels of health care; understanding of human development and psychodynamic theories.
  • If the applicant does not have an NPI, one must be obtained within six (6) months of date of hire.
  • Must be able to work in a Labor/Management Partnership environment.


    Preferred Qualifications:
  • N/A

Job Number: 630507

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