Case Management Department

 

Welcome to McLaren Flint. The Case Management Department can help you with your hospital discharge and help you navigate through the medical environment. We will work with you and your physician(s) to monitor and arrange your continued care needs. It is our goal to make your stay here as comfortable as possible.

STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:
To facilitate, advocate and coordinate quality customer service through the health care system.

Case Manager
case management group photo

Each unit has a specially trained Case Manager who is a Registered Nurse who is able to coordinate and monitor patient centered care activities throughout your hospital stay. The Case Manager collaborates with multidisciplinary team members to evaluate, develop, and implement discharge plans according to your discharge needs. We will provide a bridge between the hospital and home.

Assistants

When you enter the Case Management Department, the administrative assistants greet you. Our goal is to be the last call you make to get to the right person who can assist you in your needs.

Team Functions

We are a team of professionals that begins looking at your discharge needs upon admission. We assist in all areas to help with your next level of care needs during your hospital stay.

Social Work
McLaren Flint social workers

Assists with legal forms, the adoption process, and identification of concerns related to abuse or neglect. We will also assist with community placements and provide counseling and referrals for end of life matters, emotional and crisis support.


Leadership

Tamar Swain, BSN, MBA, ACM, RN
Director of Case Management
 
Cherie Payne, BSN, RN
Manager of Case Management
 
Janet Popp, MSW
Lead Social Worker
 
Danielle Lockhart, RN
Case Management Coordinator
 
Ann Martin, RN, BSN
Care Transitions Coordinator