Job Description

Elkhorn Valley Rehabilitation Hospital is the only free-standing acute rehabilitation hospital in Wyoming.  We have been rated in the Top 10% of all in-patient rehabilitation hospitals since opening in 2008.  Our outstanding staff is the reason for this achievement.  Through our interdisciplinary team we help patients who have suffered illness or injury regain their independence.  Elkhorn Valley Rehabilitation Hospital currently has an opportunity in our Case Management Department for a PRN Case Manager/PRN RN Case Manager (RN License strongly preferred) to join our team of dedicated professionals.       

At Elkhorn Valley Rehabilitation our Case Managers are the coordinator of the treatment team and work with physicians and the interdisciplinary team to develop a plan of care for each assigned patient.  The Case Manager communicates, collaborates and coordinates with the interdisciplinary team, patients, and family to insure positive patient outcomes and coordinates  ll aspects of the  discharge planning. Our Case Managers provide timely updates and authorizations to payer sources, clinical team, and administration and coordinates any services needed at discharge.  

This position requires a high degree of customer service and organization as well as a good understanding of insurance benefits and the ability to communicate effectively with patients and family members. Ability to multi-task, follow through and follow-up and utilize effective communication are a must.  As a PRN Case Manager/PRN RN Case Manager you will work  as needed with no guarantee of hours, covering vacations of our fulltime case managers, leaves and sick calls if available.  This position is perfect for someone who has some flexibility. 

Skills / Requirements

Registered Nurse strongly preferred. Consideration of other clinically licensed professionals will be based on appropriate qualifications.

Previous Case Management experience in a healthcare or hospital setting preferred.  Good understanding of insurance and other programs (Medicare, Medicaid, private pay, etc) is helpful along with knowledge of services available in the community and the ability to speak with patients and at times mediate conversations with family, team members and physicians regarding patient needs in a professional and effective manner. Position is PRN (as needed) this is not a part-time or fulltime position, and shifts will be scheduled on an as needed basis. 

Important Notes

Elkhorn Valley Rehabilitation is Wyoming's only free-standing acute rehabilitation hospital currently has an opportunity for a PRN Case Manager/PRN RN Case Manager. Our 40 bed inpatient facility is focused on the care, treatment and recovery of patients with functional deficits due to illness and injuries.  Our Case Management team coordinates the treatment team, assists and follows the patient and family from admission to discharge insuring patients have safe and successful discharge. Background, drug screen and required immunizations prior to starting.  Elkhorn Valley Rehabilitation Hospital participates in E-Verify.  (RN License strongly preferred).  This position is PRN and will work as needed.