Lambano Sanctuary: Hospital Case Manager

Lambano Sanctuary
Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Wednesday, 3 October, 2018
Opportunity type: 
Employment

Lambano Sanctuary is a Christian NPO that responded to the HIV crises in 2001 by taking in Orphaned HIV plus children to live permanently in our facilities.  In 2009 Lambano opened a Paediatric Medical Step-down Facility / Hospice to care for children with life limiting and life-threatening illnesses. The NPO works in collaboration with the Public and Private Medical fraternity.
 
Lambano seeks to appoint a Hospital Case Manager, to be based in Germiston, Johannesburg.

Responsibilities:

  • Carry out clinical coding in accordance with CPT and ICD requirements
  • Ensure authorisation information is accurate and in accordance with hospital procedures
  • Provide complete and accurate updates and discharge information of all accounts
  • Keep patients and doctors informed
  • Handle patient files in accordance with hospital procedures
  • Timeous electronic submission of accounts and follow up on short payments arising from case management related issues
  • Keep well informed on legislation pertaining to related care matters
  • Visits relevant hospitals and doctors to speak about Lambano services
  • Attend meetings with Hospitals relating to case management
  • Initiate conversations with potential intake patients
  • Facilitate conversations with medical aids on behalf of Lambano

Requirements:

  • Diploma in Nursing
  • Registered with the South African Nursing Council as a Registered Nurse
  • ICD10 and CPT coding experience
  • Valid driver’s licence with acceptable driving record
  • Ability to drive different company vehicles and a driving record that demonstrates safe driving practices
  • Minimum of three years’ experience of Medical Aid administration procedures and Hospital Case
  • Management
  • Knowledge of the rules and regulations regarding medical aid schemes is required
  • Knowledge of patient administration systems, policies and procedures will be an advantage
  • Knowledge of hospital billing and tariffs
  • knowledge of Microsoft Suite
  • Medical report writing skills
  • Communication skills and the ability to build strong partnerships
  • Negotiation skills and the ability to interact with tact diplomacy
  • Independent problem solving and decision-making skills
  • Ability to function well in a team
  • Accuracy and attention to detail skills in order to maintain high standards of work output
  • Understands the inter-relationships between business processes
  • Experience in a managed healthcare environment will be a strong recommendation
  • Maintain a customer-focused mindset that acknowledges the value of the customer
  • Must show passion for working with under privileged children
  • Creative and innovative
  • Organisational and time management skills
  • High stress tolerance with the ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Ability to work in a team but also independently
  • Flexible, Adaptable, results oriented and goal achiever
  • Out-going personality
  • Professional business acumen

To apply, submit a CV, and a motivational letter, to executiveassistant@lambano.org.za State “Hospital Case Manager” in the subject line.

Please quote the source of this advertisement in your application - NGO Pulse Portal
 
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

No calls will be accepted. 

For more about Lambano Sanctuary, refer to www.lambano.org.za

For other vacancies in the NGO sector, refer to www.ngopulse.org/vacancies

Location: 
Johannesburg

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