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Medical Social Worker MSW

Health at Home Indianapolis Part-Time
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Job Description Summary:

The Medical Social Worker is responsible for the implementation of standards of care for medical social work services.

Essential Job Functions/Responsibilities:

A.Assesses the psychosocial status of patients related to the patient’s illness and environment and communicates findings to the Clinical Manager or Case Manager.

B.Carries out social evaluations and plans intervention based on evaluation findings.

C.Maintains clinical records on all patients referred to social work.

D.Provides information and referral services for Organization patients and families/caregivers regarding practical and environmental needs.

E.Provides information to patients or families/caregivers and community agencies.

F.Serves as liaison between patients or families/caregivers and community agencies.

G.Maintains collaborative relationships with Organization personnel to support patient care.

H.Maintains and develops contracts with public and private agencies as resources for patient and organization personnel.

I.Participates in the development of the total plan of care and case conferences as required.

J.Assists physician and other team members in understanding significant social and emotional factors related to health problems.

K.Participates in discharge planning.

Position Qualifications:

1.Graduate of a Master’s Degree program in social work accredited by the Council on Social
Work Education required in the state of Florida.

2.Graduate of a Master’s Degree program in social work accredited by the Council on Social Work Education or graduate of a Bachelor’s Degree program if there is a Masters-prepared social worker already on staff.

3.Current license in the agency state of operation as a Social Worker required excluding the state of Florida.

4.Minimum of one year's experience in health care required.

5.Experience in a home health care preferred.

6.Demonstrates good verbal and written communication, and organization skills.

7.Possesses and maintains current CPR certification.
 

Recommended skills

Psychosocial
Social Work
Coordinating
Medical Social Work
Intervention
Health Impact Assessments
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Health at Home, an LCS partnership with US CareNet, specializes in tailoring its services to meet clients’ needs in their home, whether in a senior living community or other residence of choice. Services range from private duty nursing, home companions, transportation, and light housework, to Medicare certified home healthcare. Staff members are available for 24-hour home care and will facilitate trips for doctor’s appointments or other medical care required outside the home. Visit us at HealthAtHomeLCS.com for more information.

Health at Home, established by LCS in 1984, specializes in tailoring its services to meet clients’ needs, whether they currently reside in a senior living community or in their own home. These services range from private duty home care, companions, transportation, and light housework to Medicare certified home healthcare providing assistance with larger life experiences such as a health diagnosis requiring specialized care with physician coordination. Competent and reliable staff members are available for 24-hour home care and will facilitate trips for doctor’s appointments or other medical care required outside the home.

The variety of home care services also includes the higher level of skilled nursing care. But perhaps most important, each individual and their extended family is treated with the same dignity and respect as we would give to our own family. At Health at Home, we understand the importance of familiarity and continuity of both care and caregivers. The goal is individualized to help clients Live Well. Be Well.

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