Adventist Health System Care Management Transition Coach PT Days in Shawnee, Kansas


Work Hours/Shifts

Part Time / Days

Shawnee Mission Health

SMH has provided faith-based, whole person care to the Kansas City community since 1962. SMH is more than just a hospital campus. We’re a network of health care facilities working to exceed expectations by delivering quality care with compassion and supporting an exceptional staff of more than 700 physicians representing 50 medical specialties.

Our mission of Improving Health Through Christian Service is achieved each and every day through the dedication and commitment of our associates, physicians and volunteers. We strive to be a regional beacon of wellness, hope and healing attracting customers seeking unsurpassed clinical quality and compassionate care for the whole person, following the example of Christ's healing ministry.

The largest health care provider in Johnson County, Kansas, the SMH network includes Shawnee Mission Medical Center, SMH – Overland Park and SMH – Prairie Star. The 54-acre campus at SMMC is comprised of the main hospital, a community health education building, six physician office buildings and an associate child care center. The Emergency Department at SMMC is the busiest in Johnson County. We deliver more babies each year at the Shawnee Mission Birth Center than any other hospital in the metropolitan area and our Center for Women’s Health is nationally recognized. We have 10 Shawnee Mission Primary Care locations with more than 70 Board-certified doctors who specialize in family medicine, internal medicine and pediatrics as well as Centra Care Shawnee Mission Urgent Care and Spira Care locations.


You will be responsible for:

  • Demonstrates and conveys a favorable image of the Medical Center.

  • Attends in service programs of continuing education and reviews current literature as a means to evaluate and enhance current treatment practices.

  • Adjusts and enhances clinical expertise to meet changing healthcare needs.

  • Admits mistakes openly and seeks ways to correct the problem.Creates a safe environment for honest and open communication.

  • Seeks appropriate consultation.

  • Incorporates and maintains a professional practice pattern that includes assessment of psychosocial functioning, adaptation to illness, post hospital planning, and psychosocial assessment/evaluation and facilitates referrals to community agencies, financial planning and provision of information and resource knowledge.

  • Applies appropriate criteria to identify patients who are at high risk for readmission or for high emergency room utilization.

  • Displays a high level of flexibility, adaptability and organization skills in response to the caseload and to effectively prioritize cases.

  • Conducts patient and family education, utilizing Teach Back method.

  • Functions as a treatment team member, interpreting social, psychological, emotional and family system problems and strengths to other members of the treatment team.

  • Incorporates patient, physician, customer needs and concerns into decision-making and organizational action.

What Will You Need?

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing OR

  • Master’s Degree in Social Work

  • 1 to 2 Years of Position-Related Experience

  • Kansas Registered Nurse License OR

  • Kansas Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) OR

  • Kansas Licensed Specialist Clinical Social Worker (LSCSW)

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.