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AdventHealth Medical Social Worker - PRN - Days in Lake Mary, Florida


Description

Medical Social Worker

AdventHealth Deland

Location Address: 701 West Plymouth Avenue, Deland Florida 32720

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Deland

Faith-based growing organization

Great benefits such as: Educational Reimbursement

Career growth and advancement potential

 

Work Hours/Shift:

Per Diem Day Monday through Friday 830-5, rotating weekends

 

You Will Be Responsible For:

·     Evaluates the patient’s social service needs, and discharge planning referrals; identifies discharge planning needs in accordance with established criteria and social work scope of services.

·     Assists the patient/family and healthcare team in implementing the discharge plan including completing a social work discharge assessment on every admission to include on -going reassessments, adhering to hospital or departmental policies and processes.

·     Communicates with the patient/family and healthcare team to assess and identify individual discharge needs and desires, including those specific to the age of the patient being served (neonate, child, adolescent, adult, geriatric).

·     Assist the patient/family in investigating eligibility and applying for Charity, Medicaid or SSI by completing a case referral to the financial counselor services.

·     Communicates with extended care facilities to assure bed availability and arranges placement.

·     Arranges transportation for emergent and non-emergent transfers via ambulance, air ambulance, helicopter, non-emergency transport and commercial airlines.

·     Arranges care at home including, necessary equipment and personnel prior to patient discharge.

Qualifications

Medical Social Worker

AdventHealth Deland

Location Address: 701 West Plymouth Avenue, Deland Florida 32720

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Deland

Faith-based growing organization

Great benefits such as: Educational Reimbursement

Career growth and advancement potential

 

Work Hours/Shift:

Per Diem Day Monday through Friday 830-5, rotating weekends

 

You Will Be Responsible For:

·     Evaluates the patient’s social service needs, and discharge planning referrals; identifies discharge planning needs in accordance with established criteria and social work scope of services.

·     Assists the patient/family and healthcare team in implementing the discharge plan including completing a social work discharge assessment on every admission to include on -going reassessments, adhering to hospital or departmental policies and processes.

·     Communicates with the patient/family and healthcare team to assess and identify individual discharge needs and desires, including those specific to the age of the patient being served (neonate, child, adolescent, adult, geriatric).

·     Assist the patient/family in investigating eligibility and applying for Charity, Medicaid or SSI by completing a case referral to the financial counselor services.

·     Communicates with extended care facilities to assure bed availability and arranges placement.

·     Arranges transportation for emergent and non-emergent transfers via ambulance, air ambulance, helicopter, non-emergency transport and commercial airlines.

·     Arranges care at home including, necessary equipment and personnel prior to patient discharge.


This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.

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