PRN Patient Care Navigator, Discharge Planning (CMC)

  • Location: Cleveland, OH
  • Posted: Aug 31, 2019

Job Description


The Patient Care Navigator ensures the patient receives post acute care from high value network providers, and follow up appointments are scheduled.


Responsibilities Include:

  • Readies the patient for discharge and ensures that all patients are provided transition to the best setting for post acute care based on their specific needs.
  • Educates patients, families on the post acute care plan and expectation after discharge, helps them preference their best facility or service for care after discharge, and keeps a relationship with the patient, family after discharge.

This is PRN position supporting UH Cleveland Medical Center working variable days as needed.  Must be available Monday - Friday and have weekend availability as well.  Day shift hours.


  • 2+ years in post-acute setting or 1+ year managing admissions/referral process 
  • Bachelors degree, or clinical license can offset 2 years experience
  • Understand all levels of post-acute care, hospital, and physician regulations
  • Experience in transitions of care preferred

Salary Information


Contact Information

University Hospitals


Schedule Information

Schedule: Days

University Hospitals

3605 Warrensville Ctr. Rd.
Shaker Heights, OH 44122

Phone: (216) 767-8900