Landmark Health Social Worker in Raleigh, North Carolina
The primary role of the Social Worker (SW) is to assist members & families/caregivers with coping with the social/emotional issues & practical arrangements related to the member’s current medical and functional status. The SW delivers functional, health status and age-appropriate care to the members, families and caregivers in accordance with policy & procedures & State/Federal regulations. The SW is a member of the Interdisciplinary Care Team providing assessments, coordination, information & referral to community resources & other social work services.
Completes psychosocial assessments and collaborates with members, families and caregivers to identify needs and implements plan
Provide psychodynamic interventions, crisis intervention, grief/bereavement counseling, problem solving, stress reduction and developing health coping strategies.
Identifies, facilitates and coordinates community, health care delivery system, governmental organization and other providers of services in support of member care needs
Provides counseling on disease acceptance and understanding
Responsible for contributing to the development & implementation of the member specific Plan of Care which assist members, families and caregivers in coping and/or restoring social, emotional, financial & environmental factors which have been affected by
Functions as part of the patient care team, attending the Interdisciplinary Care Team (ICT) meetings
Takes, reviews, evaluates & prioritizes written/oral referrals & maintains documentation.
Collaborates with internal and external resources
Discusses options of care proactively
Assist members in advocating for self
3 years of social work experience (M.S.W. field work not included)
At least 2 years social work experience in a healthcare setting
Master’s Degree (MSW) in Social Work accredited by the Council of Social Work Education
LCSW or LMFT is preferred
Job ID: 2018-1736
External Company Name: Landmark Health
External Company URL: landmarkhealth.org