St. Vincent Home Health has a PRN opportunity available for a licensed Social Worker in the North Vernon area!
Active State Social Worker License is Required. BSW or MSW
Primary function is to provide coordinated care in the home to clients of all age groups and perform psychosocial assessments, analysis, counseling, and referrals to meet the needs of the patient/family.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Provides care utilizing infection control measures that protect both the staff and the patient (OSHA)
Demonstrates commitment, professional growth, and competency, i.e., attending in-services, as required by regulation; participates in in-service programs
Accepts clinical assignments that are consistent with education and competence to care for patients
Monitors assigned cases to ensure compliance with requirements of third party payors
Provides effective communication to patient/family, team members, physician, and other health care professionals to ensure coordination of services; provides appropriate referrals, as necessary
Assures continuity of quality patient care delivered according to the plan of care with appropriate documentation
Evaluates and assesses home health patients to identify psychosocial (counseling/intervention), financial, environmental, and community needs to include the POC, documentation, clinical records (clinical and progress notes), case conferences, and community resource referrals. Evaluates effectiveness and outcomes of care
Adhere to all company policies and procedures
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Master's Degree in Social Work
Current state license as a Social Worker
Valid Driver's License
Current CPR, negative TB screen and Hepatitis consent/declination
One year experience as a Social Worker / MSW in a health care agency
Knowledge and Skills: