Case Management Assistant - Case Management - Per Diem 8 Hr - Days

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Miscellaneous



Job Summary Under the supervision of the Director of Case Management & Chief of Quality Resource Management, the case management assistant will provide support to case management, social workers, crisis coordinators and quality department. Will assist with coordinating and implementing patient transition plan developed by case management. Will assist with coordinating movement through the continuity of care to ensure timely discharge. Will arrange for primary care provider 7 day following up appointments, will submit any referral directed by the case manager or social worker for durable medical equipment, home health services, long term acute care hospitals, and skilled nursing facilities. The case manager assistant will obtain recommended referral information from the patient or patient representative. The case manager assistant will assist in obtaining the CHOICE form that is implemented on admission. Responsibilities include but not limited to administrative support for case management and quality department. In addition to performing the essential functions listed below, may also be assigned other duties as required. Educational Requirements: * High school diploma * Associate of Arts, preferred. Licensure / Certification Requirements * AHA BLS Certification, required. Work Experience * One to two years job related experience in a healthcare setting. Special Skills or Abilities * Proficient in medical terminology * Excellent communication skills * Proficient with Microsoft Office products, Outlook and Epic. * Ability to work in a fast paced environment; assess and manage priorities rapidly and independently. Washington Hospital Health System does not utilize any form of electronic chatting, such as Google chat for the purposes of interviewing candidates for employment. If you are contacted by any entity or individual attempting to engage you in this format, do not disclose any personal information and contact Washington Hospital Healthcare System.

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