Functions as the key member of the health care team responsible for ensuring appropriate discharge planning ensured through assessment, (social, financial, and health conditions of patient) from which recommendations for referrals, services, and post hospital care will be provided. This function will be in collaboration with physicians, nursing staff, physical therapy and/or other members of the multi- disciplinary team as appropriate.
Graduate of an accredited school of professional Social Work (MSW) required. Candidates with a Masterï¿½s degree in Business (MBA) and/or Health Administration (MHA) will be considered.
Skills and Abilities
Able to communicate and negotiate with all levels of society. Ability to function independently within a team framework, as well as good organizational skills. Knowledge of community resources, reimbursement methodology.
Three (3) years acute care experience as a Social Worker preferred.
Job: Case Management/Home Health
Primary Location: West Palm Beach, Florida
Facility: Good Samaritan Medical Center
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Days
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Internal Number: 2005036976
About Good Samaritan Medical Center
Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.