In this role, the selected candidate will provide psychodynamic interventions, crisis intervention, grief/bereavement counseling, problem solving, stress reduction and developing health coping strategies.
The Medical Social Worker provides appropriate patient/family counseling for issues related to life changes, negative family dynamics, community resources and assistance with application for alternative funding, income related sources and initiates the patient outcome reporting process.
In this role, you will assists patients and families with personal and environmental problems which relate to mental illness or which interfere with their obtaining maximum benefits from available services.
In this role, you will provide consultation, orientation and training to health care staff on the effects of bio-psycho-social, cultural and economic issues on the management of patient/client health needs.
In this role, the selected candidate assists patient and families with personal and environmental problems which predispose illness or which interfere with their obtaining maximum benefits from medical care.
In this role, the selected candidate will provide established outcomes driven psycho-educational counseling methods aimed at improving areas of need, treatment adherence, vocational/educational rehabilitation and/or quality of life.
In this role, you will be completing a comprehensive psychosocial assessment and collaborating with the ambulatory care team regarding the plan of care. The medical social worker will assist patients who are participating in the end of life options act. The medical social worker will also assist with completion of end-of-life care documents.
In this role you will support and advocate for them. In this vital role, 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.