This position coordinates the organization of utilization review and care across the continuum. This person identifies the need for medically related social services and identifies high risk and high resource requirements. This person works collaboratively with the healthcare team to achieve standards of care and serves as a liaison among all disciplines to coordinate patient transition from hospital to home.

Job Title: Social Work, Discharge Planner, Utilization Review

Type: Irregular, on-call

Department: Acute Care

Immediate Supervisor: Clinical RN Manager

Location: Ocean Beach Hospital

Education/Experience/Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree in social work or a bachelor’s degree in human services field including but not limited to sociology, special education, rehabilitation counseling, psychology.
  • One year of supervised social work experience in a health care setting working directly with individuals preferred.
  • One year current practical experience in utilization review utilizing Interqual Criteria, and quality improvement preferred.

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