To assist families and patients transation into the skilled nursing home environment. Discuss needs, anxieties, problems, responding to any questions, assisting families with financial matters, and obtaining required authorizations for resident care.
To work with hospitals, healthcare agenices, and community families and members on giving care to friends, patients, and relatives as the need arises. Filing and completion of all paperwork and records on new patient admissions and discharges, working with DSS on continued care and benefits.
Interview new residents and assess the resident's psychosocial condition and reaction to placement.
Provides counseling as requested to residents and their families.
Completes intake, admission, and discharge procedures for Nursing Home residents. Manages community and hospital referrals.
Monitoring and assesing resident health, cognition, mood, and needs.
Maintain statistics on resident admissions and discharges. Manages requests for in-house moves. Resolves roommate difficulties.