Licensed Masters Social Worker PRN

Therapy Nacogdoches, Texas Part Time


Description

Job Description/Requirements:

As a Medical Social Worker you will:

* Assess the psychosocial status of patients and families/caregivers related to the patient’s terminal illness and environment and communicates findings to the registered nurse and other members of the interdisciplinary group.

* Comply with applicable legal requirements, standards, policies and procedures including, but not limited to the Compliance Program: Code of Conduct, HIPAA and Documentation Standards.

* Demonstrate service excellence, guiding principles and mission of Texas Home Health Hospice in work performance.

Requirements of Qualified Candidates:

* Master of Social Work Degree from a school of Social Work accredited by the Council on Social Work Education

* Minimum of one (1) year experience required in healthcare setting; hospice preferred and a valid license/registration of permit to work in states of agency operation

* Possesses and maintains current CPR certification

* Understands hospice philosophy, and issues of death/dying

* Must be a licensed driver with an automobile that is insured in accordance with state or organization requirements and is in good working order