The Social Worker MSW is responsible for assessing and implementing social work services in the inpatient and outpatient settings. Assists department team with difficult and complex social situations and provides social work interventions as appropriate
The Hospice Social Worker assists terminally ill patients and their families in making full use of Hospice care and community resources to achieve maximum physical, emotional, and social adjustment during the patients stay in the Hospice program.
Maintain accurate and current notes in the paper medical records, if created, and electronic medical records of all patients seen, as appropriate and produce reports of evaluation or treatment, as required.
The Licensed Social Worker will assist in the planning, developing, organizing, implementing, evaluating, and directing of the Social Services Department within the facility in accordance with current existing Federal, State and local standards as well as our established policies and procedures to ensure that the medically related emotional and social needs of patients and/or residents are met and maintained on an individual basis.