Social Worker - Case Management - Fulltime Days 9/13/2016
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY Job Code: 00056-7571
Days (rotating weekends)
Plantation General Hospital
Plantation General Hospital is a full-service facility that is fully accredited by The Joint Commission and has been providing a range of healthcare services to residents of Plantation and Central Broward County for 45 years. Our nationally recognized centers of excellence specialize in maternity, high risk maternity; pediatrics, pediatric intensive care and Level III neonatal intensive care have earned us a distinguished reputation for quality.
Plantation General Hospital is recognized by The Joint Commission as a Primary Stroke Center and as a Center of Excellence in Neonatal services, one of the only three in the nation. We deliver the very best care to our communities and the patients we serve.
Plantation General Hospital is a member of the nation s leading provider of healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America. HCA Ranks on Fortune s list of Most Admired Companies for three consecutive years. In addition, HCA has also been named one of Ethisphere s World s Most Ethical Companies for four consecutive years. Join our tradition of excellence!
The Social Worker will facilitate the interdisciplinary plan of care with a focus on evaluating the appropriateness of clinical care, medical necessity, admission status, level of care, and resource management. The Social Worker will coordinate activities that promote quality outcomes and patient throughput while supporting a balance of optimal care and appropriate resource utilization. The Social Worker will identify potential barriers to patient throughput and quality outcomes and will facilitate appropriate discharge plans.
* Master s Degree in Social Work from an accredited school of social work required.
* Minimum of 6 months Utilization Review background required, 1 year preferred.
* Previous Discharge Planning preferred.
Last Edited: 08/29/2016