Care Management Assistant - Healthpark Medical Center (Entry Level Position)
Fort Myers, FL
Department: Lee Health
Shift: 8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Under the direction of the Director of Care Management and/or her designee, assists with completing tasks necessary to facilitate patient and family access to agencies, transportation, and services within and beyond acute care; responsible for assisting with distributing the Medicare Notice of Discharge to identified patients; educating patients about the appeal process related to their discharge; facilitating the Medicare Outpatient Observation Notification when directed, performing multiple activities that support a seamless transition of patients from the inpatient hospital setting, using current knowledge of hospital processes and community services. This position requires frequent contact with patients and families including to but not limited to hospital staff, community resource agencies and payer representatives.
- High School Diploma or Equivalent
- Education in basic office procedures preferred.
- 1 Year in Clerical/Administrative
- Healthcare Experience