Located in the foothills of the North Georgia Mountains
Co-workers that feel like family
Educational Reimbursement Plans
You Will Be Responsible For:
Communicate with physician and the multidisciplinary team to acquire a plan for each patient from admission to discharge.
Identify and address any obstacles to timely and quality patient care.
Coordinate with Pharmacy for high cost medications, IV/PO conversion and indigent medication replacement and assistant programs
Communicate with patient/family, multidisciplinary team, and medical staff regarding plan of care, benefits and status.
Review Physician order for appropriateness and appropriate level of care; communicating to physician, clinical navigators, and utilization review daily when patients are not meeting criteria or have a significant change in status.
Maintaining an ongoing assessment of patient status, needs, and changes to facilitate an efficient and timely discharge process; ensuring that no discharge be seen as urgent or unanticipated.
Maintain level of expertise in discharge planning and act as a resource to patient/family, physician, medical staff, ancillary departments, and multidisciplinary team.
What You Will Need:
BSW required; MSW preferred
Current GA license
Acute care social work experience preferred
To deliver the successful operation of the Case Management function in neuro/ortho specialty
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.