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Social Worker

Company: Interim HealthCare Home Health and Hospice
Location: Grand Rapids
Posted on: July 1, 2024

Job Description:

We are now hiring for the position of Full-time Social Worker (LMSW or LLMSW) within our Skilled Homecare division.Our Benefits

  • Weekly pay
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Tablet with built-in Wi-Fi provided
  • Paid training
  • Employee referral bonusesOur Personality
    • Leadership is available and accessible
    • Work-life balance is a practiced value
    • You are encouraged to speak professionally and freely
    • Passion for highly personable care, a supportive environment, and laughter are premium!Social Worker Essential Functions
      • Conducts initial and ongoing psychosocial assessment of assigned patients/families to contribute to the comprehensive
      • assessment of the patient's/family's needs and the IDG plan of care
      • Provides individual and/or family counseling in response to the mental and emotional status of the patient/family to
      • reduce barriers to achieving the goals of care
      • Identifies special needs related to religious or cultural diversity and how these impact the implementation of the IDG plan
      • of care
      • Evaluates identified financial or environmental concerns and directs the patient/family to appropriate community
      • resources, as well as provide follow-up, and acts as a liaison when indicated
      • Provides crisis intervention support to the patient/family, members of a facility caregiver group, or the IDG
      • Provides psychosocial updates to facility staff providing short-term inpatient care or respite care
      • Participates in the development of the IDG plan of care and attends regularly scheduled IDG meetings
      • Assists the attending physician and other IDG members, including facility staff, in understanding significant social and
      • emotional factors related to issues of the patient/family
      • Participates in discharge planning for the patient/family when needed#HomecareSocial Worker Requirements
        • Graduate of a master's program in social work accredited by the Council on Social Work Education
        • Licensed to practice as a Social Worker in the state in which employed. The license (LMSW or LLMSW) is active and in
        • good standing
        • Minimum of one (1) year of experience in health care
        • Hospice or homecare experience preferred
        • Reliable transportation, including a valid driver's license and car insuranceInterim Healthcare - West Michigan. Category:Social Services, Keywords:Social Worker, Location:GRAND RAPIDS, MI-49503

Keywords: Interim HealthCare Home Health and Hospice, Grand Rapids , Social Worker, Healthcare , Grand Rapids, Michigan

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