Discharge Planner in Blue Springs, MO at St. Mary's Medical Center

Date Posted: 10/21/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description


This position supports the Case Managers in the clerical aspects of their job.  


Assist with development and implementations of discharge plans. Assists with case management referrals and authorizations.  Assists with Discharge Planning as assigned by interviewing patients/families and gathering data to develop a safe patient-focused Discharge Plan.


Required qualifications

1. Knowledge of terminology and functions in hospital Case Management.

2. Experience in basic to intermediate computer skills/knowledge.

3. High School Diploma required.

4. Behavioral Violence Prevention Training within 3 months of hires and maintain current.


Preferred qualifications:

1. Current BCLS (AHA) certificate required upon hire and maintain current preferred.

2. Experience in the hospital setting preferred.


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