In this role, you will provides support and education to patient / resident and family members / significant others to assist in their understanding of placement and facility issues in addition to referring them to the appropriate Social Service agencies when the facility does not provide the needed services.
The SOCIAL SERVICES DIRECTOR plans, organizes, develops, and directs the overall operation of the Social Services department to ensure all medically-related emotional and social needs of patients are met in accordance with all applicable laws, regulations, and Life Care standards.
The primary responsibility of the role is to
establish relationships and maintains contact and referral flow with community based agencies / services for discharge planning. Responsible for communicating to center team members the estimated discharge date and updating Point Click Care.