In this role, you will assists with the planning and implementation of activities for patients.Helps design programs to encourage socialization, provide entertainment, relaxation and fulfillment, and improve daily living skills.
This position is responsible for the delivery of social work services to identified home care clients. The Social Worker provides support and counseling to referred clients and facilitates financial and long-term care planning, as needed.
In this role, you will be responsible for collaboration with other agencies, services, community providers as needed towards achieving discharge; notification and involvement of administrative personnel as needed to achieve a safe discharge.
The Social Worker, as part of an interdisciplinary team, including the patient/family, physicians, nurses, therapists and payors ensures that the patients progress in the acute episode of care through post discharge and is quality driven while being efficient and cost effective.
In this role, the selected candidate will be responsible to provide direct clinical and consultation services in accordance with the policies and procedures of the Facility/Unit, and in accordance with the ethics and standards of the National Association of Social Work.