The Discharge Planner assesses, plans, implements and evaluates the needs of patients for discharge planning. Discharge planning is coordinated with the Case Manager, physician, nursing staff, patient and significant others who have an ongoing caring relationship with the patient. Post discharge care is arranged utilizing the criteria for Medicare, Medicaid coverage and that of HMO or private insurers.
Required: 2 years of related experience in acute care or other environment
Desired: Two to five years experience as a Discharge Planner or Case Manager
Job : Case Management/Home Health
Primary Location : FL-West Palm Beach
Hospital/Facility : 950-Good Samaritan Medical Center - West Palm Beach, FL
Job Type : PT2Y
Shift Type : Days