Providence Health & Services Case Management Associate in Burbank, California
Providence is calling a per diem, day shift Case Management Associate to Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA.
In this position you will:
Be responsible for assisting the case managers to identifythe discharge needs of the patient and family and helpfacilitate a smooth and safe transition from the hospital.
Be responsible for assisting the case managers with all the discharge planning needs of patients that are assigned and utilizes the Case Managers for situations that are out of his/her scope of practice.
Identify patient/discharge needs to assure that both receive support with resources and placement assistance.
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.
Required qualifications for this position include:
License Vocational Nurse ( LVN )
Experience in a health care related position
1 year experience in acute hospital case management & discharge planning.
Knowledge of medical terminology
Knowledge of medical equipment
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
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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: On Call
Job Category: Case Management
Req ID: 235037