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

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