Home Health VNA

Hospice Social Worker

US-MA-Lawrence
Department
MVH - East Team
Job ID
2017-1895
# of Openings
1
Hours (posting)
Regular Full-Time
Hours Per Week
32
Shift
Days
Schedule From:
8:30 AM
Schedule To:
4:30 PM

Overview

Your skill and experience can make a difference in the lives of people nearing the end of their life’s journey.

 

As a Medical Social Worker, you will provide direct service to patients and families in the community. You will participate in multi-discipline case conferences and consult to agency care providers regarding social service needs of clients and families.


 

Responsibilities

  • Provide assessment of social emotional factors related to the patient’s illness, need for care, response to treatment and adjustment to care. Provide assessment of the relationship of patient’s medical and nursing requirements to patient’s home situation, financial resources and availability of community resources.
  • Maintains timely, accurate, clearly documented medical records and agency paperwork that meet legal requirements, insurance reimbursement requirements and continuity of care needs.
  • Provides for appropriate coverage of patients on caseload.
  • Ensures customer satisfaction and effective communication patterns.

Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree from accredited School of Social Work.
  • At least one year of social work experience in a health setting.
  • Active license in Massachusetts and New Hampshire as LICSW (or willing to obtain a NH license).

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