Pardee Hospital Care Manager - Social Worker in Hendersonville, North Carolina
Care Manager - Social Worker
8 AM - 4:30 PM
Description: The Care Manager - Social Worker is responsible for advocacy, education, coordination of care, delivery of care at the appropriate level and implementation of discharge planning activities for the healthcare consumer within the acute care setting. Care Management provides a systematic, collaborative approach in the management of healthcare consumers that assures quality and cost effective patient care, and appropriate documentation to support the proper level and continuity of care after discharge that are balanced with the healthcare consumer's right to self-determination.Minimum Qualifications: Graduation from an accredited school of Social Work; BSW required. Three years of recent clinical experience in an acute care setting, home health or long term care required. BCLS Certification required. Case Management Certification within 1 year or as soon as eligible.