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.
Minimum Education / Licensure / Certifications
Required: Social Worker
Desired: Knowledge of Discharge Planning and
Required: Social Worker-Bachelors Degree, Masters Degree in
Social Work preferred
Desired: Florida LCSW
Required: 2 years of related experience in acute care or other
Desired: Two to five years experience as a Discharge Planner or
Job: Case Management/Home Health
Primary Location: West Palm Beach, Florida
Facility: Good Samaritan Medical Center
Job Type: PT1
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 1905032024
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.