The Case Management Department at GCH includes a Registered Nurse Case Manager and a Licensed Social Worker who provide a comprehensive assessment of inpatients’ psycho-social needs as well as those that are at high risk for services after discharge from the hospital.
The Case Management team engages the patients and their families by understanding their concerns including illness, hospitalization, finances, insurances and provides education concerning home/community services upon discharge.
Services include coordination in all aspects of patients’ continuum of care by working closely with the physician, family, patient, interdisciplinary team and the community.
The Case Management team at GCH focuses on the individual’s strength and ability to participate with their treatment and making discharge planning decisions. They assist and counsel the patients and families in coping with their immediate problems such as understanding and using available resources and enabling environmental change for maximum recovery.