Social Worker - Home Health
Company: Providence Health & Services
Posted on: January 7, 2022
We are looking for a Social Worker for Home Health Direct at
Home Health Network.
Location: Hesperia, CA
Work Schedule: Full time - 80 Biweekly Hours
Shift: Pay Per Visit Employee
$5,000 Hiring Bonus for eligible external candidates who meet all
conditions for payment - this is in addition to the fantastic
benefits and compensation package offered by Providence that begin
on your first day of employment.
The Social Workers (MSW) evaluates and assesses patient needs for
social service assistance, planning and coordination of clinical
programs and acts as a liaison between the patient, hospital,
Agency, Physician, Insurance Plans and community with in the St.
Joseph Home Care Service Lines. Embraces and utilizes evidence
based assessment and patient education tools. Understands and
promotes the St. Joseph Home Health Social Service Program.
Documents the full assessment and create a plan of care with
accurate orders, diagnosis and projection of visits for all
disciplines necessary to support each patient in EHR.
Performs and documents psychosocial interventions interventions
including patient education according to the Plan of Care and
adapts these actions as patient needs change.
Documentation completed and synchronized/submitted by 10:00 am the
Documents patient status in an accurate, timely and concise manner
by use of EHR in patient home at the time of visit.
Acceptance and response to referrals from interdisciplinary health
care team regarding clients who may require social services
Interviews patients and families in order to assess psychological,
social, emotional and economic needs.
Plans and conducts short-term goal oriented psychotherapy for
patients and families.
Provides supportive and/or bereavement counseling to patients and
their families to cope with illnesses and/or death.
Demonstrates self-motivation and initiative by developing and
maintaining current information on community resources through
attendance of continuing education and professional
Completes documentation and paperwork as required by Network
policies; following the physician's Plan of Care for Medical social
Makes visits as scheduled and participates in on-call rotation as
Actively integrates Social work skills with quality improvement
initiatives and agency programs related to patient safety and
Participates in Geriatric Care Management program development and
is an active member of Coalition Team.
Effective communication skills (verbal and written).
Ability to prioritize and critically think.
Good understanding of computer software and can easily adapt to
Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints, regulatory
agencies or members of the business community.
Flexibility to adapt to new and changing situations.
Demonstrates customer service skills.
Minimum Position Requirements:
Education: Master's Degree in Social Work.
Experience: 1 year Social work experience.
Basic Life Support certification.
California driver's license.
Proof of current auto liability insurance.
Preferred Position Qualifications:
Experience: Experience in home health care setting.
Providence Home Care is a trusted leader in home health, hospice
and infusion pharmacy, helping clients throughout Orange County,
Los Angeles County and the Inland Empire receive the quality care
they need in the comfort of their home. We are guided by our core
values of compassion, dignity, justice, excellence and integrity in
everything we do, and dedicated to restoring the health and
well-being of clients and families at all stages of life's
Providence Home Care provides equal employment opportunities (EEO)
to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to
race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or
genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Providence Home
Care complies with applicable state and local laws governing
nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the
company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and
conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement,
promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of
absence, compensation and training.
Company: SJH Home Health Network
Category: Social Work
Req ID: R349465
Keywords: Providence Health & Services, Hesperia , Social Worker - Home Health, Healthcare , Hesperia, California
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