Discharge Planner - ROX Social Work Services in Philadelphia, PA at Roxborough Memorial Hospital

Date Posted: 7/6/2018

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Job Description

Summary:
JOB SUMMARY: Responsible for the coordination of the various activities of the Case Management Department under the direction of the assigned Case Manager/Social Worker assist with development and implementations of discharge plans. Assists with case management referrals and authorizations. Maintains and coordinates Medicaid state submission forms 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 patient-focused Discharge Plan.

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, TRAINING
1. Knowledge of Discharge Planning/ Utilization Management / Case Management terminology and functions, in both managed care and non-managed care environments.
2. Experience in basic to intermediate computer skills/knowledge
3. Current BCLS (AHA) certificate required upon hire and maintain current.

Facility Specific Requirements (facility may require items listed below):
1. High School diploma required.
2. Associates degree or LVN license preferred.
3. Experience in the hospital setting preferred.
   

Work Type: Full Time Employee    

Shift: 1

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

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