Case Manager - Salina

Date Posted: July 2022

Location: Salina

Department: Stormont-Vail Hospital Program

Pay: $15 – $116 per hour.

Position Summary: 

Aids individuals and families requiring assistance dealing with substance use problems, such as alcohol or drug abuse, by performing the following duties. We currently have a PRN/On Call position available.

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Duties and Responsibilities Include:
  • Regular and predictable attendance.
  • Adheres to all policies and procedures relating to clinical licensure.
  • Interviews patient, reviews records, and confers with other professionals to evaluate condition of patient.
  • Assists patient in overcoming alcohol and drug dependency.
  • Assists family members in dealing with and providing support for patient.
  • Educates family members regarding the impact of alcohol/drug dependency in their lives.
  • Completes clinical screening and placement of patients.
  • Develops placement and discharge plans.
  • Assists in delivery of broad range clinical services targeted to minimize hospital utilization and maximize treatment engagement.
  • Collaborates with hospital staff to improve the management of patients.
  • Participates in planning and successfully implements clinical strategies to achieve the appropriate length of patient stay in acute care settings.
  • Implements clinical strategies and resources to achieve increased engagement of acutely intoxicated individuals in indicated treatment services.
  • Assists patients in establishing connections to a recovery community.
  • When appropriate; demonstrates a willingness to share personal recovery experiences, demonstrates effective coping techniques and self-help strategies.
  • Interviews patients, reviews records, and confers with other professionals to evaluate condition of patient.
  • Monitors condition of patient to evaluate success of therapy, and recommends adjustments as needed.
  • Participate in utilization review activities as required.
  • Maintains patient files utilizing identified technical resources in a site visit ready manner, at all times.
  • Helps patients to modify attitudes and patterns of behavior by increasing understanding of self, personal problems, and patient’s part in creating them.
  • Develops discharge/transition plans and completes discharge summaries.
  • Refers patient to appropriate services as needed such as detoxification, medical evaluation and treatment, social services, and recovery resources.Apply Now