GENERAL SUMMARY: Responsible for all discharge plan executions prepared and documented by the case manager. PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Prepares the patient for discharge and/or transfer from the hospital. 2. Assures all required documentation is forwarded to the receiving facility/agency for discharge or transfers. 3. Assures that the appropriate discharge disposition has been assigned per hospital policy. 4. Assures that the â��Medicare Important Messageâ�� and â��MOONâ�� was delivered according to CMS regulations/hospital policy. 5. Additional duties as assigned.
KNOWLEDGE, EXPERIENCE, AND OTHER JOB REQUIREMENTS: 1. EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: High School Diploma or equivalent. Bachelor Level Education preferred. Able to read, write and speak English. 2. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Physical health sufficient to meet the ergonomic standards and demands of the position and its location. 3. INTERPERSONAL RELATIONSHIPS: Communicates effectively with patients, families, visitors, co-workers, physicians, and other employees. Coordinates services with other disciplines and offices, both internally and externally, providing information in a timely, accurate effective manner. 4. 4 years healthcare experience in an acute care facility or other healthcare setting. 5. Customer Service experience required. 6. Basic computer skills, experience with Word, MediTech and Midas preferred. 7. Medical Terminology preferred.
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: None
Primary Location: Framingham, Massachusetts
Facility: MetroWest Framingham Union Hospital
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2105014868
About MetroWest Framingham Union Hospital
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.