Discharge planning for social workers is one of the most vital facets in the practice of healthcare and mental health case management. The exact areas and fields that constitute discharge planning still remain debatable. These are also dependent upon the setting, in most cases.
While it may sometimes feel like case management documentation and thorough notations can draw you away from the important work you do when you are face-to-face with clients, maintaining detailed records can have a significant impact on the long-term success of both your organization and the individuals it serves. Having the proper software tools in place can also greatly ease your organization’s case management efforts and help keep the focus on creating successful outcomes for your clients, where it belongs.
Keep reading to learn how proper case management documentation & software tools can help your organization track client and constituent outcomes in the most effective way possible.