Case Manager At Nurture Aurora – Gqeberha

The Nurture Health Group requires a Case Manager who will be based at our Aurora Hospital in Gqeberha reporting to the Facility Manager.

Requirements, Experience And Qualifications/training

  • At least 3 years’ case management/case management support experience in a Hospital or Medical Practice environment.
  • Exposure to Physical Rehabilitation Case Management will be advantageous.
  • Application of clinical knowledge in the risk management of patients in terms of length of stay and level of care is essential
  • Knowledge and understanding of all funders
  • Computer literate with strong administration and organizational skills
  • Knowledge of current coding structures in the SA Health Care Environment.
  • Knowledge of therapeutic and special care patient needs environments
  • Must have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccination by date of hire to be considered. Proof of vaccination required.

Key Competencies:

  • Must be able to work in fast paced environment
  • Excellent in follow up/follow through
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Must be able to work independently as well as in a team
  • Need to understand the difference between acute and rehabilitation services (as they are fighting for rehab not medical care – must be able to explain that to the funder)
  • Eye for detail – must be able to pick up errors in ICD-10 coding/discharge dates
  • Strong English language competency
  • Excellent telephone etiquette
  • Forward thinking skills – identify possible challenges
  • Typing skills would be an advantage

If you meet the above criteria and have the relevant experience and attributes, please submit your CV to Samantha at clearly marked “CMA” with three (3) contactable references. Should you not receive a response within two weeks after the closing date, kindly accept hat your application has not been successful.

1. Relationships

Patient centred care allows you to connect with patients and make a difference.

2. Good salary

You are able to earn a salary that makes you feel secure.

3. Opportunities

Support and training is encouraged to grow and diversify your skills.

4. Environment

Pleasant work environment that is challenging and innovative.

5. Colleagues

Working alongside a multidisciplinary team of friendly colleagues and doctors.