Provides psychosocial assessments, crisis intervention, resources referrals,
to facilitate discharge plans, and/or adjustment to illness, and
complex discharge planning for patients and their families.
Formulates the discharge plan with patient, families and the care team based upon a needs assessment.
Coordinates appropriate referrals to home care agencies, skilled nursing and rehabilitation centers, and community based programs.
Coordinates care authorization process with insurers
Coordinates specific details of patient's hospitalization with Utilization Management department to ensure appropriate admission status
Scheduled Days / Hours: M-F days 8:00 - 4:30
Requires a Master Degree in Social Work (MSW) or a licensed RN, BSN preferred
3 - 5 years health care experience
Required License/Certifications/ Registration:
Current NJ SW License, LCSW Preferred.
Current NJ RN License
ACM (American Case Management Association) preffered
CCMC (Commission for Case Manager Certification) preffered
Cooper University Health Care