Case Management/Social Worker Assistant IISend to my Email Email a friend Job ID 74588 Date posted 07/01/2016
Requisition ID: 74588
- Facility: Sharp Memorial Hospital
- City: San Diego
- Department: Case Management
- Category: Clerical Jobs
- Job Status: Per Diem
- Shift: Day Job
- FTE: 0.0
- Shift Start: 8:30 AM
- Shift End Time: 5 PM
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This position is located in Serra Mesa, San Diego County.
8-hour day shift, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm; weekend coverage varies, currently every 4th weekend, but may change.
- Requires High School Diploma or equivalent
- Requires medical terminology knowledge
- Requires previous clerical/administrative experience working in a medical/healthcare setting
- Requires computer proficiency skills and experience working with Microsoft office programs
- Requires previous experience in general office filing skills (alpha/numerical)
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
- Knowledge of case management and social work practices preferred
The Case Management/Social Work Assistant will assist the case management/social work staff in the coordination of the discharge plan by arranging home health, hospice, DME, transportation, preparing discharge packets and assisting with insurance authorization activities. The CMA will facilitate the role of the case manager.
The Case Management department at Sharp Memorial is a collaborative model of nursing, social work, and clerical support as we navigate patients through utilization review, resource utilization, and the discharge process.
Sharp Memorial Hospital — the first hospital in San Diego with all private patient rooms — is dedicated to providing the highest-quality, patient-centered care and consists of 368 beds . Designed to promote comfort and healing with the use of natural light and soothing colors, the hospital offers the latest medical technology and is home to San Diego’s largest, most modern Emergency and Trauma Center.
Sharp Memorial is known for outstanding programs in cardiac and vascular care, cancer treatment, orthopedic and neurological services, rehabilitation, robotic surgery and multi-organ transplantation, and has been recognized as a MAGNET®-designated hospital for nursing excellence and is also designated as a Patient-Centered Hospital by Planetree, an organization committed to personalizing, humanizing, and demystifying the hospital experience for patients and their families.
Essential Physical Requirements may include:
Additional physical requirements of position may be discussed during interview.
Sharp HealthCare is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, transgender status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or any other protected class.
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