Social Worker, Care Coordinator

Location
Canton, GA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Feb 09, 2018
Closes
Mar 07, 2018
Specialty
Community Health
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Position Description
The Care Coordinator will be responsible for working with neonate, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients, families, medical staff and community agencies to determine the appropriate setting of care and appropriateness of hospitalization, as well as to assess post hospital care needs. Provides the necessary interventions in order to assure effective and efficient clinical resource management. Provides intervention regarding adjustment to hospitalization, crisis intervention and psychosocial assessment. Will be actively involved in Discharge Planning and Utilization Review in a progressive acute care setting.
Position Requirements
Masters of Social Work (MSW) OR B.S. degree in related field with strong clinical background. One (1) year previous experience in case management, utilization review, or social services. Ability to interact with patients, families, physicians and hospital staff. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Ability to type accurately at an approximate rate of 30 wpm.

License/Certification Requirements: No

Work Hours: 8a-4:30p

Weekend Requirements: Yes

On-Call Requirements: No

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Our team members report that our state-of-the-art environment, work/life balance, reputation as a leader both locally and nationally, continuing education offerings, growth opportunities, and pay/benefits/pension plan are why they chose --- and chose to stay with --- Northside Hospital.
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Service Area Overview
Extraordinary case management careers

The Care Coordination Department at Northside Hospital provides our patients and clinical staff with support to determine the appropriate setting of care and appropriateness of hospitalization, as well as to assess post-hospital needs. Through discharge planning and utilization review, our team delivers the
necessary interventions to assure effective and efficient clinical resource management across all three
Northside campuses.

As a key service provider, Case Management enables caring, business-minded professionals to contribute to the well-being of our patients and success of our system.

As part of Northside Hospital, we balance excellence with compassion, support work/life balance and continuing education, and offer great pay, benefits, and a pension plan. For information on rewarding case management careers with Northside Hospital, ranked by Forbes magazine as one of the Top 25 Places to Work in the US, contact us today.
Facility Overview
Northside Hospital-Cherokee

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Discovering what‘s possible at Northside Hospital-Cherokee in Canton, Georgia --- it’s something our patients and team members do every day. Here, you’ll find growth and support in one of our system’s newest facilities.

Our 118-bed, not-for-profit, full service community hospital is expanding. We are excited about our brand new 105-bed replacement hospital. As we’ve made more room for growth in Surgery, Emergency, Maternity, and Outpatient Services --- while continuing to provide the personalized, high quality care for which we are known --- our people have found a place to call home on our new 50-acre campus.

Along with our strong ties to the community, what resonates most with our team is our focus on continual learning and work/life balance. How encouraging co-workers are. And the importance of great pay, benefits, and a pension plan.

We are a state-of-the-art setting for opportunity, top quality health care, and you.
Ready to make a difference --- and a better living?
Find your extraordinary side with Northside Hospital-Cherokee today.

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