full-time part-time employee contract
We’re a Little Different Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service. At Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals – careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart. Join us and discover why Modern Healthcare Magazine named us in its “Top 100 Places to Work.”Overview: The Population Health Navigator works in active partnership with the patient, physicians, hospital, skilled nursing facility, office and virtual staff to develop and implement a well-coordinated and innovative discharge plan that ensures appropriate progression of care, length-of-stay and discharge disposition during a hospital and post-acute care stay.This position is integral to Mercy’s efforts to provide high-quality patient care and implement successful care delivery methodologies needed for alternative payment models and value-based care.Qualifications:Experience: Experience in Case Management, Utilization Management, or Managed Care.Required Education: RN with a BSN or equivalent experience required. Current Missouri, Arkansas, and Oklahoma RN licensure required.Certifications: Case Management certification preferred.Other: Strong organizational, planning and problem-solving skills. Highly knowledgeable in Case Management and Utilization Management practices/protocol and managed care delivery systems. Excellent customer relations, communication, and organizational skills. Experience using data systems and Electronic Medical Records (EMR). Proficient in Outlook, Microsoft Word and Excel We Offer Great Benefits:Day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, tuition reimbursement and employer-matched retirement funds are just a few of the great benefits offered to eligible co-workers, including those working 48 hours or more per pay period! We’re bringing to life a healing ministry through compassionate care.At Mercy, our supportive community will be behind you every step of your day, especially the tough ones. You will have opportunities to pioneer new models of care and transform the health care experience through advanced technology and innovative procedures. We’re expanding to help our communities grow. Join us and be a part of it all.What Makes You a Good Match for Mercy? Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We’re also collaborative and unafraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care – that’s just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a good fit for you, we encourage you to apply.Case Management, Utilization Management, Managed Care, Ft Smith, RN, BSNMercy has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is an essential function of this job.