Discharge Planner

  • Lake Charles Memorial Hospital
  • Lake Charles, LA 70601
  • Aug 09, 2021

Job Description

The Discharge Planner is to provide appropriate and timely discharge planning from the hospital, arrangements for follow-up health care, assessment for financial resources available for patients, and referrals to appropriate community resources as needed.


BS or BA degree One year experience in social service field. Applicants in a health care setting will be given preference. Basic Mathematical skills; Computer skills at data entry level. Ability to read, write, and speak English. Ability to communicate with patient, family, peers, and medical personnel and community referral agencies. Articulate understanding of and willingness to support the philosophy, the objectives and the policies promoted within the hospital. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions.

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