Sanford Health

Social Worker | Medical Case Management/Quality

Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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Oct 26, 2020
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Sanford Health is one of the largest and fastest-growing not-for-profit health systems in the United States. We're proud to offer many development and advancement opportunities to our nearly 50,000 members of the Sanford Family who are dedicated to the work of health and healing across our broad footprint.
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Facility: Cherapa Place Building

Location: Sioux Falls, SD

Address: 300 N Cherapa Pl, Sioux Falls, SD 57103, USA

Shift: Day

Job Schedule: Full time

Weekly Hours: 40.00

Job Summary

The social worker, health plan provides supportive care coordination services for the health plan members identified as high risk, having ongoing medical or behavioral health conditions. Serves as a member of the interdisciplinary team by providing social, emotional and economical concerns of members/families/caregivers. Acts in a consultant capacity within the interdisciplinary care team and facilitates social determinants of health screening with members who are referred from the case management programs.
Develops a care plan after assessment, which incorporates education, counseling and coordination of services, and resources to ensure all needs are met and recommended care is received. Collaborates with the case management team and Health Plan departments as well as other members of the external care team to ensure care is coordinated and appropriately based on evidence-based treatment.
Must be self-motivated with the ability to work independently, a critical thinker, problem solving and decision-making. Must be able to assess, analyze, and summarize data with effective communication skills. Must be able to multitask and work with little direction. Provides empathetic listening and emotional support to member over the phone.
Actively participates with the interdisciplinary teams.

Department Details

Social work position in an office setting.
Monday through Friday, 8 to 5 pm, no weekends, holidays or call time


Bachelor’s degree in social work from an accredited curriculum required.
Minimum of two years' experience in clinical setting. Healthcare and/or mental health experience preferred.
Depending on location position, may be required to possess multi-state licensure privilege.
Must possess a license in good standing in state(s) of practice.
Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet.
If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to .

Job Function: Care Coordination

Req Number: R-32171

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