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Penn State Health Manager Care Coordination Social Work - Social Services in Hershey, Pennsylvania

Job Description

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Hershey

Work Type: Full Time

FTE: 1.00

Shift: Day

Hours: 8:00a-5:00p


This position will work collaboratively with the Manager of Care Coordination, Nursing to define and integrate the functions of RN and CSW care coordinators to optimize length of stay, throughput and develop sustainable discharge plans for patients being discharged from Milton S Hershey Medical Center. This new position will provide opportunity to interface with the social workers embedded in the PAL and CIN practices to develop smooth handovers of care from the inpatient to the outpatient setting improving care efficiencies and patient satisfaction.


  • Master's of Social work required

  • Five (5) years of social work experience required


  • Hospital Social Work strongly preferred

  • Progressive leadership experience strongly preferred

  • Case Management Certification strongly preferred


  • Understanding of principles of social work and case management

  • Demonstrated organizational skills

  • Knowledge of regulatory and contractual requirements

  • Ability to facilitate meetings and work groups

  • Ability to analyze data to look for opportunities to improve social work intervention efficiency

  • Social work leadership experience in a hospital setting

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

    If chosen for this position, you may required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

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Union: Non Bargained



Position Manager Care Coordination Social Work - Social ServicesLocation US:PA:HersheyReq ID 5842