In this role, you will Assess patient knowledge of kidney disease for barriers that may affect adherence to treatment. Works with patient, family and health care team to provide education tailored to the patients learning style and needs.
In this role, you will provide crisis intervention and support. Assists the Case Manager in facilitating patient movement across the continuum of care. Identifies and tracks barriers to patient throughput.
Provides counseling and crisis intervention as an immediate support to families, patients and significant others, coping with difficult situations within the acute care setting, as well as a preventative intervention to assist patients and families in improving functional problem solving.
In this role, you will be responsible for the application of social work procedures and techniques, including interviewing, behavioral assessment, and evidenced based therapies in the evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of psychological and neuropsychological disorders using individual, family, and group psychotherapy, couples therapy, and alcohol and drug treatment evaluations.
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.