Disposition Planner

WellStar Health System Austell, GA

About the Job

Overview


At WellStar, we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful – and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.


Responsibilities


The Disposition Planner is responsible for disposition planning, psychosocial and functional assessments, patient advocacy and
education for patient and family. The Disposition Planner will provide resources, information and referrals that benefit adjustmentto illness, hospitalization and recovery throughout the continuum of care. The Disposition Planner will provide appropriate communication/intervention based on specific age groups.

 

Hours: Friday through Monday for 10 hour shifts. 8am to 6pm.


Qualifications


Required Minimum Education: Required Minimum Education: Masters Degree in Social Work or Graduate of an
Accredited School of Nursing.
Required Minimum Certification: LMSW (or eligible) in the state of Georgia or Licensed Registered Nurse
in the state of Georgia. Certification in Case Management is desired.
Required Minimum Experience: Minimum 3 years of clinical practice/experience in general medicalsurgical
and/or disposition planning.
Required Minimum Skills: Organizational and professional communication skills a must. Ability to act as a liaison
with multidisciplinary team members. Knowledge of case management. Working knowledge of community resources.
Good disposition planning and assessment skills. Good prioritization skills



Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. 

 

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