AdventHealth Social Worker Hospice FT Days in Ormond Beach, Florida

Description

Social Worker Hospice AdventHealth Palm Coast

Location Address: 60 Memorial Medical Parkway Palm Coast, Florida 32164

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Palm Coast

  • Great benefits such as: Educational Reimbursement

  • Career growth and advancement potential

  • High quality of life with low cost of living on the shores of sunny Palm Coast, FL.

Work Hours/Shift:

  • Full Time, Days

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Demonstrates critical thinking skills, analysis and sound clinical judgment in the care of hospice patients/families and uses the social work process to address the physical, emotional, psychosocial, and spiritual needs of patients and families

  • Conducts a systematic assessment of the physical, psychosocial, and functional aspects of the patient and family and their impact on potential outcomes

  • Determines patient/family problems, issues and needs to provide an individualized plan of care with the collaboration of the interdisciplinary group

  • Participates as a member of the Bereavement Team as assigned

  • Maintains accurate, timely documentation and meets Hospice Medicare Conditions of Participation requirements

  • Is proficient with electronic medical record documentation

  • Assures compliance with payor source guidelines

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Graduate of a Master's program in Social Work required

  • Must have one year experience in a healthcare setting

  • Must be licensed or eligible for licensure within the State of Florida (LCSW)

  • Must maintain active driver's license and auto insurance

  • Must have BLS certification

Job Summary:

The Hospice Social Worker delivers various social work services to hospice patients and families. The purpose of social work intervention is to provide initial psychosocial evaluation, ongoing psychosocial support, direct casework services, and referral to community resources to assist with end of life care needs, as well as to engage in community education and outreach. Through collaboration with the hospice interdisciplinary team, the Hospice Social Worker implements, evaluates, and changes as needed individualized plans of care. He/she assists in identifying and implementing measures and interventions to assist patients and families in reaching desired outcomes. The Hospice Social Worker reports to the Assistant Director of Operations.

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.