Providence Health & Services Case Management Associate in Burbank, California

Description:

Providence is calling a Full Time, Day Shift Case Manager Associate to Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA

In this position you will:

  • Be responsible for identifying the discharge needs of the patient and family and facilitating a smooth and safe transition from the hospital

  • Be responsible for all the discharge planning needs of patients that are assigned but utilize the Case Manager for situations that are out of his/her realm of practice

  • Assure appropriate documentation is completed on patient records as identified in department policies

  • Facilitate the transition home by ordering equipment, arranging and referring home health visits, contacting the HHS prior to discharge, and initiating a follow‑up telephone call after discharge.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Experience in a healthcare related position

  • Knowledge of medical equipment

  • Knowledge of medical terminology

  • Medicare/Medical/insurance guidelines for acute and skilled stay

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Associate's Degree

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA, is a 414 bed acute care facility, known for its state-of-the-art technology and high quality, compassionate care, has provided the full range of diagnostic, treatment, care and support services for the San Fernando Valley communities for close to 70 years.

Many of our specialized services are provided within our Heart and Vascular Institute, one of Los Angeles County's first STEMI designated receiving centers of heart attack victims; our Hycy and Howard Hill Neuroscience Institute, awarded the Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission for a Primary Stroke Center, and the Gold Plus Achievement Award from the American Stroke Association (2010); our Women's Pavilion, and our newly opened the Roy and Patricia Disney Family Cancer Center, a comprehensive, state-of-the-art, patient-centered, treatment facility. Our cancer center includes some of the most advanced technology in radiation oncology, highly advanced medical and surgical oncology, excellent clinical outcomes and research, and all patient support services are housed in the same building.

Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center has an exceptional orthopedic program recognized for its excellent outcomes and clinical expertise. And Providence Saint Joseph's Bariatric Program, a leader and resource for those dealing with obesity in Southern California, received a Five-Star Rating for Bariatric Surgery, and Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence designation from HealthGrades.

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: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Case Management

Location: California-Burbank

Req ID: 167199