Mercy Medical Center Clinton Care Management Assistant - Samaritan Hospital, Troy NY - Full-time Days in Samaritan Hospital - Troy, New York

Department:

30120_77513 Care Coordination

Expected Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day Shift

Position Purpose:

Job Description Details:

Care Management Assistant - Samaritan Hospital, Troy NY - Full-time Days

St. Peters Health Partners – is a member of Trinity Health. Trinity Health employs more than 120,000 colleagues at dozens of hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 21 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.

We offer great Benefits including: Competitive Pay, Paid Leave. Shift Differentials, just to name a few.

A Care Management Assistant is needed full time for the day shift! This position assists with the nursing and social work staff to facilitate the smooth transition of patients and families to agencies, transportation and services within and beyond acute care. The responsibilities include maintaining files, photocopying, faxing, coordinating patient transportation, checking nursing home bed availability, coordinating home care services, obtaining insurance authorizations and secretarial backup.

The qualifications for this position include:

  • 2 years secretarial or clerical experience in health care

  • knowledge of care processes in acute setting

  • previous discharge planning experience is preferred

  • must be skilled in Word, Excel

  • attention to detail

  • excellent communication skills

Please be aware for the safety and security of our colleagues and patients all new employees are required to undergo and pass all applicable state and federally mandated pre-employment screening requirements including:

  • Relevant Background Check/s

  • Drug Screen

  • PPD / Tuberculosis Test

  • Reference Check

We thank you for your interest in St. Peter's Health Partners and look forward to hearing from you soon!

Trinity Health's Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues at dozens of hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 22 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.

Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.

Trinity Health is one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation, serving diverse communities that include more than 30 million people across 22 states. Trinity Health includes 94 hospitals, as well as 109 continuing care locations that include PACE programs, senior living facilities, and home care and hospice services. Its continuing care programs provide nearly 2.5 million visits annually.

Based in Livonia, Mich., and with annual operating revenues of $17.6 billion and assets of $24.7 billion, the organization returns $1.1 billion to its communities annually in the form of charity care and other community benefit programs. Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues, including 7,800 employed physicians and clinicians.

Committed to those who are poor and underserved in its communities, Trinity Health is known for its focus on the country's aging population. As a single, unified ministry, the organization is the innovator of Senior Emergency Departments, the largest not-for-profit provider of home health care services — ranked by number of visits — in the nation, as well as the nation’s leading provider of PACE (Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly) based on the number of available programs. For more information, visit www.trinity-health.org at http://www.trinity-health.org/ . You can also follow @TrinityHealthMI on Twitter.