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Discharge Coordinator - Part Time in Foothill at Foothill Regional Medical Center

Date Posted: 10/5/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    14662 Newport Avenue
    Foothill
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/5/2018
  • Job ID:
    7359

Job Description



Discharge Coordinator

We are hospitals and affiliated medical groups, working closely together for the benefit of every person who comes to us for care. We build comprehensive networks of quality healthcare services that are designed to offer our patients highly coordinated, personalized care and help them live healthier lives. Through collaboration, we strive to provide all of our patients and medical group members with the quality, affordable healthcare they need and deserve.

The Discharge Coordinator is responsible for performing accurate, timely and effective discharge planning for all patients. Promotes safe and continuous post hospital care.



Job Responsibilities/Duties

  • Communicates to patients, physicians, visitors, and employees in a concise and effective manner.
  • Applies common ­sense principles, along with knowledge base to analyze and solve problems that arise.
  • Ability to define a complex problem, collect data, establish data, and draw a valid conclusion.
  • Attention to detail and strong  organizational skills. Ability to prioritize tasks and ability to learn quickly in a busy office.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel, and Internet research skills.
  • Must exhibit excellent customer service and telephone skills. Must enjoy helping seniors.
  • Maintains Confidentiality of sensitive matters and documents.


Qualifications

Minimum Education: A minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent . Bachelor's Degree preferred, College courses in business administration and/or healthcare administration preferred.              

Minimum Experience: Nursing home care experience or experience in a multi-disciplinary clinic setting preferred, one year specialty area experience preferred.

Req. Certification/Licensure: None



Employee Value Proposition

Prospect Medical Holdings, Inc., is guided by a diverse and highly experienced leadership core. This group maintains the vision that has made Prospect a needed difference-maker in the lives of so many patients today, and many executives contribute to our continued efforts. As a member of our highly effective team of professionals you will receive:

  • Company 401K
  • Medical, dental, vision insurance
  • Paid time-off
  • Life insurance


How to Apply

To apply for this role, or search our other openings, please visit   http://pmh.com/careers/  and click on a location to begin your journey to a new career with us!

We are an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran status, disability, race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation or other protected characteristics. If you need special accommodation for the application process, please contact Human Resources.

EEOC is the Law: https://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/poster.cfm

Keywords: Patient Release, Discharge, Transfer Process, Post Care Education, At Home Care Education, Patient Education, Home Recovery



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