o High school diploma required, associate or undergraduate degree preferred.
o Hospital and/or healthcare experience is essential and evidence of effective interpersonal communication skills is required.
o Basic knowledge of medical terminology or clinical experience.
o Must be able to demonstrate the ability to:
o work independently
o prioritize tasks
o communicate effectively demonstrating both verbal and written skills
o gain proficiency in the use of computer systems and software.
o problem solve
Under the Direction of the program Director, the resource specialist is accountable for facilitating, implementing, and confirming post acute transition plans for CoxHealth’s patient population. The position will respond to Hospital and community-based service requests from the nursing staff, the case managers, the social service workers, therapists, hospitalists, or private attending physicians practices.