Participates in care planning in collaboration with the patient and healthcare team to identify effective interventions that will help the patient meet rehabilitation, treatment goals, and improve quality of life.
The Social Worker is responsible to provide medically related social work services so that each resident may attain or maintain the highest practicable level of physical, mental, and psychosocial well-being.
The social worker is responsible to provide medically related social work services so that each resident may attain or maintain the highest practicable level of physical, mental, and psychosocial well - being.
Seeking for a position of Renal Social Worker ( MSW )where you will help patients understand their rights and responsibilities, and guide them in managing the physical, mental, emotional and financial demands of End Stage Renal Disease.
In this role, you will assesses psychosocial risk factors of patient, family, community or population related to level of functioning, appropriate and adequate support systems, ability to cope with adversity and reaction to illness.
This position involves close collaboration with clinical and administrative staff to provide support for patients and families including: researching and making referrals, assisting with tangible needs, providing support calls, connecting to more intensive treatment services, and communicating with schools, agencies, and providers.
As a member of the interdisciplinary team, assesses patients' psychosocial status, strengths and areas of need that may affect rehabilitation and optimal treatment outcomes as part of the comprehensive patient assessment.
Primary function is to provide coordinated care in the home to clients of all age groups and perform psychosocial assessments, analysis, counseling, and referrals to meet the needs of the patient/family.