Providence Health & Services Discharge Planner in Mission Hills, California

Description:

Providence is calling a Discharge Planner ( Per Diem / Day Shift ) to our Facey Case Management location in Mission Hills, CA.

In this position you will:

  • Along with RN case manager manage and coordinate all non-clinical duties related to care of members who have complex medical problems requiring multidisciplinary intervention.

  • The purpose is to coordinate, facilitate, and follow a patient’s use of an array of health and social services by utilizing community based services to prevent institutionalization and re-admissions by meeting the member’s needs during and after hospitalization.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • The knowledge and ability listed below may be acquired through different types of education, training and experience. An example of a typical way to acquire the qualifying knowledge and ability is listed below:

  • Two years of current medical office or utilization management experience, verified skill sets defined by department usage.

  • Basic knowledge of disease processes, ability to recognize problems and to use effective judgment in problem solving.

  • Demonstrate proper phone etiquette.

  • Strong computer skills including knowledge of GE Centricity/Flowcast, Allscripts.

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook).

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Bilingual in Spanish/English

About the organization you will serve:

Facey Medical Group is a multi-specialty medical group with over 160 physicians providing care to the growing population in the North & East regions of Los Angeles & Ventura Counties. Twelve medical clinics, including two urgent care centers and dedicated women's centers, are located across the San Fernando, Santa Clarita, San Gabriel and Simi Valleys. The group began as a single medical practice over 90 years ago.

Facey is part of Providence Health & Services, an integrated, not-for-profit 5-state network of hospitals, care centers, medical clinics, affiliated services and educational facilities spanning from California to Alaska.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: Administrative Support (Clinical)

Location: California-Mission Hills

Req ID: 158352