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Transition Coordinator Job

Job Number: TMH14879

Job Title: Transition Coordinator

Department: Case Management - 1102283

Facility: The Miriam Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

Bachelor’s Degree with a concentration in health services, health education or business administration is preferred.

Level of knowledge in healthcare delivery systems and services, clinical issues, discharge planning processes, third party payer regulations and the like, such as may have been obtained through experience in such roles as registered nurse, social worker, discharge planner, case manager or similar position. Knowledge of medical terminology is preferred.


One year of current relevant healthcare professional experience in healthcare setting or human service agency.

A basic proficiency in the use of Microsoft office software programs including email and outlook calendar and basic keyboard skills are also required.

Reports to the Director Care Management & Clinical Social Work. As a member of a multidisciplinary team, and in consultation with Coordinated Care Manager, provides assistance to ensure implementation of discharge arrangements for all patients. Functions as liaison between patient/hospital and outside agencies regarding discharge arrangements. All activities are carried out in consideration of aging processes, human development stages and cultural patterns.