Catholic Health Initiatives HOSPICE SOCIAL WORKER - PRN in FARGO, North Dakota
HOSPICE SOCIAL WORKER - PRN
Job Summary / Purpose
The social worker is responsible for the implementation of standards of care for social work services in the home health and hospice setting.
Essential Key Job Responsibilities
Assesses the psychosocial status of clients related to the client’s illness and environment and communicates findings to the registered nurse.
Carries out social evaluations and plans intervention based on evaluation findings.
Maintains clinical records on all clients referred to social work.
Provides information and referral services to clients and families/caregivers regarding environmental needs and
Assures proper documentation of social services in clinical records in compliance with state, federal, and Joint Commission standards.
Required Education for Staff Job Levels
Graduate of a bachelor’s program in social work accredited by the council on social work education or related bachelor’s degree. Licensed as a social worker in state of practice
Required Minimum Experience
One year’s experience in healthcare
Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, organizational skills. Basic computer skills
PREFERRED Education and/or Experience
Experience in Home Health and Hospice
Job Professional Clinical/Allied Health
Primary Location NORTH DAKOTA-FARGO-NATIONAL OFFICE FARGO 4816
Daily Schedule PRN Mon-Fri
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 0
Weekends Required None
Req ID: 2017-R0115274