The Social Worker 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. The Social Worker functions 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
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: 2005036976
About Good Samaritan Medical Center
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.