The Social Worker provides an integrated continuum of care for patients from admission to post-discharge. The Social Worker screens for discharge planning needs and initiates a plan for community resources and/or placement in appropriate post-discharge facility. The Social Worker promotes safe discharge, appropriate length of stay, readmission prevention and patient satisfaction.
Education MSW Required
Experience 2 years acute care experience preferred
Certification BLS (AMERICAN HEART ASSN)
Candidates in unit have priority based on unit seniority
Job: Case Management/Home Health
Primary Location: West Palm Beach, Florida
Facility: Saint Mary's Medical Center
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2105019002
About Saint Mary's Medical Center
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.