Discharge Planner Jobs
Description : The individual in this position bears overall responsibility for managing and facilitating the safe and timely discharge of patients from hospital to skilled nursing facility, assisted living facility, LTACH, home care services, or other provider as dictated by patient need. Verifies discharge information is in compliance with regulatory policies. As such, the individual’s responsib...
Description : The Discharge Planner/MSW is responsible to facilitate care along a continuum through effective resource coordination to help patients achieve optimal health, access to care and appropriate utilization of resources, balanced with the patient’s resources and right to self-determination. The individual in this position has overall responsibility for to assess the patient for transiti...
City of New York, NY New York City, NY, 10008
Job Description Division/Program Description: FBHS is responsible for planning, development, evaluation, and oversight of forensic discharge planning and community based services including the Medication Grant Program. The goal is to ensure that all consumers who leave the criminal justice system have access to necessary community based mental health services. The Discharge Planning Unit at Riker...
SOCIAL WORKERISCHARGE PLANNER/FULL TIME The candidate must possess a Bachelors degree in Social Work or related field. Two (2) years of acute care experience in a Social Services and Discharge Planning Department, BSW preferred. Auburn Community Hospital E-mail: ***** Fax: (315) 255-7018 On line application: www.auburnhospital.org...
Social Worker/Discharge Planner (LMSW/LBSW) C.C. Young, a Continuing Care Retirement Community and a not for profit leader in Senior Living and Care, is seeking a Licensed Social Worker to work in our 40 bed Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Unit. Responsible for evaluating the psychosocial and functional needs of residents in order to assist the team in providing the services necessary to help...
Telephonic Case Managerneeded for acontract to hireopportunity with Yoh's client located in Torrance, CA The Big Picture - Top Skills Should You Possess: - Discharge Planning Experience - Registered Nurse or LVN What You'll Be Doing: - Will perform telephonic case management - Inpatient case review and discharge planning to ensure appropriate allocation of care and resources - Skilled nursi...
Samaritan Hospital is accepting applications for the position of Full-time Social Worker/Discharge Planner. Individuals are required to possess a Bachelors Degree preferably in Social Work or related field. Experience in the healthcare field preferred, but not required. Applications will be accepted until January 16, 2015, 4:30. Applications may be obtained online at www.smhmo.org, or at Samarita...
Job Description Therapist/Discharge Plan - PRN(Job Number:01645-3491) Work Location:United States-Florida-Tamarac-University Hospital - Broward County Schedule:PRN/Per Diem Description Therapist/Discharge Planner - PRN University Hospital & Medical Center Tamarac, FL Facility Description: At University Hospital and Medical Center, it's all about community. For almost 35 years we've transf...
Provides counseling and discharge planning to patients who are in needs of ongoing medical/psychosocial care following discharge. In collaboration with other members of the healthcare team, assesses medical needs of the patient and offers suggestions regarding follow-up care options. Prepares and updates social work case records including nature of discharge needs, resources available, patient and...
About Vidant Beaufort Hospital Vidant Beaufort Hospital, located in Washington, North Carolina, is a 142-bed not-for-profit hospital offering acute care services and a broad range of inpatient and outpatient services in the region. Progressive healthcare facilities combined with personal, hometown compassionate care ensure that patients in Beaufort and surrounding counties have access to an excep...
The Discharge Planner functions under the supervision of the Social Service Coordinator as a member of a multidisciplinary team. This individual assists social worker and case manager to arrange post-acute hospital care. The discharge planner functions under the supervision of the Social Service Coordinator and can take direction from CM lead. As a member of multidisciplinary team provide competen...
Job Description Manages all aspects of discharge planning for assigned patients and assures patients are discharged timely. Stays abreast of changing length of stay, readmissions, case management, regulatory matters and third party payer requirements. Manages all aspects of the readmissions stratification, prevention and action planning. Refers patients/families and care givers to appropriate res...
Inova Careers Leesburg, VA
Manages all aspects of discharge planning for assigned patients and assures patients are discharged timely. Stays abreast of changing length of stay, readmissions, case management, regulatory matters and third party payer requirements. Manages all aspects of the readmissions stratification, prevention and action planning. Refers patients/families and care givers to appropriate resources regarding ...
Healthfirst Houston, TX
Company Overview: Healthfirst is a not-for-profit managed care organization sponsored by some of the most prestigious and nationally recognized hospitals and medical centers in New York. We are one of the fastest growing health plans in our area with over 900,000 diverse members and a network of more than 24,000 providers and 3,400 employees. Our mission is to ensure that our members have superi...
Education: • Master's degree in social work. Experience: • Two years experience in social worker in Clark County, Nevada preferred. Licenses/Certifications: • Must have a current Nevada license as a social worker and CPR certification required. Job Description: Job Summary: A Discharge Planner coordinates, conducts and implements discharge planning for inmates at the facility. Maintain effe...
Providence Health & Services Santa Monica, CA
Discharge Planner Job Number: 70616 Schedule: On Call Shift: Day Job Category: Case Management Location: California-Santa Monica Providence is calling a per diem Licensed Vocational Nurse Discharge Planner to Providence Saint John's Health Center Santa Monica, CA. In this position you will: Under the general supervision of the Director, Case Management, the Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) ...
Assesses and assists in addressing and meeting the psycho-social needs of patients and families, enabling patients to utilize medical care and other supportive services in order to achieve their optimum level of health and function. Assists in identifying patients who will require discharge planning services. Provides consultation to staff and coordinates with community based providers as required...
High School/GED JOB SUMMARY Has a basic working knowledge of all Emergency Department functions and is responsible for facilitating communication and completing work assignments pertaining to general behaviors listed. QUALIFICATIONS: 1. High school diploma or equivalent. 2. Computer and keyboarding experience. Ability to type 35 wpm min. 3. Excellent customer service skills and ability to wo...
In collaboration with the Program Therapist and Case Manager, a Discharge Planner, develops organizes and implements discharge planning with the patient/family and clinical team focusing on the patients social, environmental and psychological needs in the clinical framework. Responsible to assist the patient and family, so that the continuum of patient care decisions are based on identified needs ...
Department: Patient Resources Services Salary: 18.24 - 24.90 Schedule: Part Time Shift: Day Shift Hours: This position will work Saturday & Sunday 8:00a-8:30p. Job Details: Bachelor of Science Primary Responsibilities: The discharge planner intervenes with patients who have complex psychosocial needs, require assistance with resources for programs and qualify for community assistance ...
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$31,200.00 - $76,960.00
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Supports patients after discharge by planning hospital discharge; assessing continuing needs; making referrals to community resources and services.
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Arranges financial assistance by assessing patient's financial resources; making referrals to sources of funds or reimbursement.
Maintains patient confidence by keeping health care information confidential.
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