Social Worker Home Health – Hospice

Full Time
  • Full Time
  • Madison, WI
  • Applications have closed

Interim HealthCare

Are you a capable, trustworthy and compassionate Social Worker looking for a flexible schedule? Do you want a work life balance? And to work for a rapidly growing, close knit team? Then, look no further because Interim Healthcare is THE company you want to work for.BenefitsLocally Owned and OperatedFlexible Assignment to fit your NeedsCompetitive Salary and BenefitsPaid Time Off401KHealth CoverageDental CoveragePaid HolidaysGeneral Purpose:Social work services are provided for the continuous improvement of the total quality care as it relates to meeting the psychosocial needs of the patient/client. Responsible for the provision of social work services including short-term individual counseling, community resource planning and crises intervention. Services are provided in accordance with the patient’s plan of care, accepted standards of professional practice, applicable law and regulation, as well as applicable Interim HealthCare policies and procedures.Essential Functions:Assesses the psychosocial status, establishing, monitoring and delivering care as it relates to meeting the psychosocial needs of the patient/client, as directed by the physician’s plan of plan of care.Assists the physician and other health care team members in assessing and understanding the significant social and emotional needs related to the health problems of the patient/client.Participates in ongoing interdisciplinary assessment of the patient.Develops the plan of care in consultation with the physician and other team members.Participates in the development and evaluation of the plan of care in partnership with the patient, representative (if any), and caregiver(s).Provides services that are ordered by the physician as indicated in the plan of care.Provides assistance to other team members in understanding the social, ethical and emotional factors related to health problems. .Effectively communicates with other members of the interdisciplinary healthcare team providing care to promote coordination of patient care and planning for discharge.Communicates with all physicians involved in the plan of care and other health care practitioners (as appropriate) related to the current plan of care.Minimum Education & Experience Requirements:State license to practice where applicable.Bachelors Degree in Social WorkOne (1) year of social work experience in a Health care setting.Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required:Able to provide proof of current CPR certification, per organization-specific policy.Able to demonstrate basic understanding of computers and workplace software.Able to work with people, function well under stress, use clinical judgment, be creative and accept challenges.Able to read and interpret technical instructions related to the care of the patient and use of equipment in providing treatment.Able to provide proof of valid auto liability insurance if assignment(s) include driving own vehicle to transport patient.Company OverviewInterim HealthCare is America’s leading provider of home care, hospice and healthcare staffing. We are Meriter’s #1 Home Health Agency. We offer one of the most comprehensive selections of career opportunities in the industry ranging from per diem to full-time.If you’re looking for a stable career opportunity, look no further. We offer the security of working for an established company. Nationally, Interim HealthCare has been providing great jobs to great people for over 50 years and there are more than 300 offices across the country. That kind of stability combined with our commitment to integrity makes us your perfect career partner.Job Type: Full-timePay: $29.00 – $48.00 per hourBenefits:401(k)Dental insuranceHealth insuranceLife insurancePaid time offReferral programVision insuranceMedical Specialty:Home HealthHospice & Palliative MedicineSchedule:8 hour shiftDay shiftMonday to FridayEducation:Bachelor’s (Preferred)Experience:Social work: 1 year (Preferred)Work Location:Multiple locationsWork Remotely:NoWork Location: Multiple LocationsShow more