Case Manager Job Description

Case Manager Job Description (JD)

  • Coordinate and provide care that is safe, timely, effective, efficient, equitable, and client-centered
  • Handle case assignments, draft service plans, review case progress and determine case closure
  • Help clients achieve wellness and autonomy
  • Facilitate multiple care aspects (case coordination, information sharing, etc)
  • Help patients make informed decisions by acting as their advocate regarding their clinical status and treatment options
  • Develop effective working relations and cooperate with medical team throughout the entire case management process
  • Arrange abeyances with social services, health and governmental agencies
  • Take the extra mile and interact with patients to keep track of their progress and to ensure satisfaction
  • Record cases information, complete accurately all necessary forms and produce statistical reports
  • Promote quality and cost-effective interventions and outcomes
  • Assess and address motivational and psychosocial issues
  • Adhere to professional standards as outlined by protocols, rules and regulations


Requirements

  • Proven working experience in case management, including as a nurse, medical, mental health care manager or a related job
  • Excellent knowledge of case management principles, healthcare management and reimbursement
  • Previous experience with psychological aspects of care
  • Effective communication skills
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • Familiarity with professional and technical emerging knowledge
  • Problem solving skills and ability to multi-task
  • Compassionate with teamwork skills
  • Current license, certification or registration
  • BS degree in related healthcare field