At St. Joseph Hospital, our case management team offers services to every outpatient and inpatient across all of our locations. Our case managers work closely with your physicians, nurses, and other necessary members of your healthcare team to ensure that you are efficiently receiving the services that you need to be the healthiest version of yourself.
The case management team at St. Joseph Hospital will visit you and your family early in the appointment process or hospitalization. They develop a care plan that includes you as the primary decision maker, providing you with a wide variety of options. Our team will assist your needs during an appointment, hospitalization, and even after you are discharged – ensuring that you receive the proper continuation of care. The main function of our case management team is to act as advocates for you to your healthcare team, promising that your individual healthcare needs and goals are met.
What differentiates the case management team at St. Joseph Hospital from others, is the assistance that we provide after discharge. We’re available to help you – even after you leave an appointment or hospitalization. As a part of our services, a member of our team will call you after discharge to confirm that your medical needs were met. It is important to contact a member of our team if any of the following situations occur: