Discharge Planner - HBH in Huntington Beach, CA at Huntington Beach Hospital

Date Posted: 8/8/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

JOB SUMMARY: Responsible for the coordination of the various activities of the Case Management Department including utilization management, social services and performance improvement. Assists with development of discharge plans. Assists with case management referrals and authorizations. Maintains and coordinates Medi-Cal (TARS) for presentation to on-site reviewer and files them accordingly or as per facility’s procedure. Assists with Discharge Planning as assigned by interviewing patients/families and gathering data to develop a safe Discharge Plan.

1. Knowledge of Discharge Planning/ Utilization Management / Case Management terminology and functions, in both managed care and non-managed care environments.
2. Behavioral Violence Prevention Training within 3 months of hire and maintain current.
3. Experience in basic to intermediate computer skills/knowledge
4. Current BCLS (AHA) certificate required upon hire and maintain current.
Facility Specific Requirements (facility may require items listed below):
1. RN license upon hire preferred
2. LVN license upon hire preferred with 5 years of experience.    

Work Type: Per Diem    

Shift: 1

Legend: Shift 1=Day, 2=Evening, 3=Night, 4=Varied.

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