Since 1917, Emanuel Medical Center has been the heart of healthcare in Turlock, California, providing incredible high-quality care with compassion to the patients we serve. Emanuel Medical Center is more than a medical facility, we are a community resource that tries to help people live better, healthier lives.
Responsible for facilitating appropriate admission types, assisting patients/families in the discharge planning process, and the identification and support of biopsychosocial, spiritual, financial, and cultural issues relevant to the patient's stay in the hospital. Supports the patient in ongoing self-care management and determination of meaningful post-acute care choices based on ongoing clinical need, safety, benefits, payment sources and patient desire. Works collaboratively with RN Clinical Care Coordinators, physicians, nursing staff, rehab team, pharmacy and lab to facilitate safe transition through acute services with appropriate lengths of stay, with successful discharges to best levels of post-acute care available to the patient.
Licensed MSW from an accredited school or current LCSW.
Two years experience in an acute care hospital and/or skilled nursing facility.
Ability to work in a Multi-Disciplinary Team Environment.
Knowledge regarding the physical, mental and social needs of the elderly.
Primary Location: Turlock, California
Facility: Emanuel Medical Center
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
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Internal Number: 1905050343
About Emanuel Medical Center
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.