LifePoint Health Social Worker in Danville, Virginia

Serves as a member of a unit based Case Management Team. Assists Case Managers in development of discharge plans for patients with special emphasis on Nursing Home, Adult home and Rehab placement. Facilitates adoptions, child protective service issues, adult protective service issues and any other concerns and requests for issues with various community resources inclusive of Department of Social Services. Completes appropriate applications for financial and community-based services. Implements discharge plans and counseling services to both internal and external customers ensuring an appropriate transition to the next appropriate level of care on the health care continuum and within the limitations of available resources.

B.S.W. or B.A/B.S. in Social Work or Bachelor Degree in Social or Human Services (Psychology or Sociology) Minimum of one year of experience in counseling in human services or helping position, preferably in a healthcare environment.

Job: *Case Management/Social Services

Organization: *SOVAH Health - Danville

Title: Social Worker

Location: Virginia-Danville

Requisition ID: 7455-5113