Social Services Coordinator
Company: Person Memorial Hospital
Posted on: November 19, 2021
Person Memorial Hospital
Person Memorial Hospital - Extended Care Unit
Leads and coordinates key strategic development and functional
services to support department objectives and organizational goals.
Maintains effective and responsive relationships with
patients/residents, attending medical staff, and other
In the execution of job duties, it is the universal expectation
that all tasks are performed with a patient centered focus, while
also seeking opportunities to continually improve core processes.
Employee will be scheduled based on operational needs, which may
include but is not limited to: holidays, extended shifts, night
and/or weekend shifts, standby and/or on-call.
Leads and coordinates all functions related to the coordination of
social services for all long term care residents and short stay
skilled patients within the Extended Care Unit. Including but not
limited to the following activates: discharge planning process,
social services assessments, care plan conferences, coordinate
grievances, coordination of social and ancillary services, advocate
for residents/patients etc.
This role is expected to cross train in admissions coordination and
will provide support and backup to the admissions coordinator as
The job description is only meant to be a representative summary of
the major responsibilities and accountabilities performed by the
incumbents of the job. Employees may be directed to perform
job-related tasks other than those specifically presented in this
Reports to: Social Services and Admissions Supervisor
Minimum Education :
Bachelor's degree is Preferred in Psychology, Sociology, Social
Work or human services field.
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the
ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a
stressful environment and take appropriate action.
Minimum Work Experience:
Preferred - 2 years' experience in Long Term Care case management
or Social Work experience.
LifePoint Health is committed to providing Equal Employment
Opportunities for all applicants and employees and complies with
all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination against any employee
or applicant for employment because of color, race, sex, age,
religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, gender
identity, sexual orientation, veterans' status or any other basis
protected by applicable federal, state or local law.
Keywords: Person Memorial Hospital, Durham , Social Services Coordinator, Other , Roxboro, North Carolina
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