How much does a Discharge Planner - Home Care make in the United States? The average Discharge Planner - Home Care salary in the United States is $77,674 as of June 27, 2024, but the range typically falls between $68,870 and $84,929. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

Discharge Planner - Home Care Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Discharge Planner - Home Care Salary $60,854 US June 27, 2024
25th Percentile Discharge Planner - Home Care Salary $68,870 US June 27, 2024
50th Percentile Discharge Planner - Home Care Salary $77,674 US June 27, 2024
75th Percentile Discharge Planner - Home Care Salary $84,929 US June 27, 2024
90th Percentile Discharge Planner - Home Care Salary $91,535 US June 27, 2024
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What skills does a Discharge Planner - Home Care need?

Each competency has five to ten behavioral assertions that can be observed, each with a corresponding performance level (from one to five) that is required for a particular job.

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Planning: An act or process of making or carrying out plans. Establishment of goals, policies, and procedures for a social or economic unit city planning business planning.

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Quality Assurance: Verifying the adherence of product with required specifications and expectations to track and resolve deficiencies prior to product release.

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Health Care: Health care or healthcare is the improvement of health via the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, amelioration, or cure of disease, illness, injury, and other physical and mental impairments in people.

Planning 9.56%
Quality Assurance 3.68%
Health Care 2.01%
Others 84.75%
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Job Description for Discharge Planner - Home Care

Discharge Planner - Home Care coordinates the movement of patients between a hospital or skilled nursing facility and a home care or hospice arrangement. Reviews the patient's case and determines the best choice in services and facility to meet the medical and social needs of the patient. Being a Discharge Planner - Home Care ensures a safe transfer to a setting that meets the patient's needs and coordinates necessary services and staff required to complete the transfer. May require a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Discharge Planner - Home Care typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Discharge Planner - Home Care gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. To be a Discharge Planner - Home Care typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2024 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Discharge Planner - Home Care salary varies from city to city. Compared with national average salary of Discharge Planner - Home Care, the highest Discharge Planner - Home Care salary is in San Francisco, CA, where the Discharge Planner - Home Care salary is 25.0% above. The lowest Discharge Planner - Home Care salary is in Miami, FL, where the Discharge Planner - Home Care salary is 3.5% lower than national average salary.

City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-3.5%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 4.9%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.1%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 16.8%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-1.3%

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