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Department: Psych Operations
Schedule: PRN - (As Needed)
Shift: Variable
Job Details:
  •  Internal- Department Only


    Kootenai Health is seeking a resourceful, patient-driven, and highly creative MSW Case Manager to join our team!


    MSW Case Managers on our team conduct initial assessments of patients to determine mental health needs and establish care requirements. They may assign patients to mental health practitioners based on intake assessments and performs utilization reviews in accordance with the hospital's UR plan to ensure adherence to federal regulations. Additionally, Case Managers coordinate discharge planning for the Behavioral Health Unit. Case managers are familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures their field and relies on extensive experience, judgment and creativity to plan and accomplish goals.

    Requirements & Minimum Qualifications

    1. Master's degree in Social Work, with licensed M.S.W plus three years of clinical experience in a psychiatric /mental health setting required.
    2. Minimum of three years recent acute clinical practice or related health care experience preferred
    3. BLS Required.  Current AHA Healthcare provider, American Red Cross, AHA Health Saver or KMC BLS within 60 days of hire.
    4. Crisis prevention training, or must acquire within 6 months of employment, required.  


    Kootenai Health Highlights

    Kootenai Health has a solid reputation in the Pacific Northwest and has a rich history that spans nearly 60 years of innovation, achievements, and benchmarks in healthcare. Providing a comprehensive range of medical services, our main campus is located in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho and includes a 292-bed community-owned hospital. Kootenai Health is accredited by DNV and holds Magnet Designation for nursing excellence. We have been recognized among large employers as the No. 1 Best Place to Work in Healthcare by Modern Healthcare magazine, and are regularly recognized by Cleverly and Associates for providing value to our community.  We offer an excellent tuition reimbursement program, wellness program and on-going educational classes to all of our employees. If you want to love where you work and live, check out Kootenai Health.  As your next employer, we are excited to offer you:

    • 100% employer-paid health insurance premiums for full-time employees.  Part-time employees pay only $30 a month for medical, dental and vision coverage!
    • A robust tuition reimbursement program!
    • A 457 retirement plan!
    • On-site daycare!
    • Competitive salaries with a 12% differential for nights and an 8% differential for weekends!
    • A robust and incentive-driven wellness program!

    <!--[if !supportLists]-->·         <!--[endif]-->Full spectrum employee reward, recognition, and retention programs, including outstanding employee development, training and educational opportunities!

    <!--[if !supportLists]-->·         <!--[endif]-->And many more!

    If you have additional questions please email Kelly Wolfinger at


    Kootenai Health considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, or any other legally protected status.

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