• Medical Social Worker – Hospice

    Job ID 2018-1584
    Job Locations
    US-CA-Concord
    Category
    Clinical
    Type
    Regular Per-Diem
    Brand
    Sojourn Hospice and Palliative Care
  • Who We Are

    Are you passionate about hospice care? Do you want to make a difference by providing comfort, compassion, and care to patients and families? Come join Sojourn Hospice and Palliative Care!

     

    We take pride in being a hospice agency operated by experienced professionals with extensive clinical, healthcare, and hospitality backgrounds. We enjoy working with those who put the patient and their loved ones first by finding ways to service individual needs. Our "At Your Service" philosophy allows us to empower employees to provide exceptional patient care.

     

    Sojourn Hospice and Palliative Care – "Hand in Hand on Your Journey."

    What You'll Do

    As a Medical Social Worker with Sojourn Hospice and Palliative Care, you will identify and analyze the underlying social and emotional factors of a patient’s illness. You will also communicate these factors to the hospice team and assist patients and their families in understanding and accepting treatment of the temporary effects of illness.

     

    • Your coverage area will include:
    • Assess the psychosocial status of patients related to the their illness and environment
    • Carry out social evaluations and plan interventions based on evaluation findings
    • Maintain clinical records on all patients referred to social work
    • Provide information and referral services to patients and families regarding practical and environmental needs

    Who You Are

    • Master’s degree in social work accredited by the Council on Social Work Education
    • Minimum of one (1) year of experience as a Medical Social Worker (MSW)
    • Minimum of one (1) year of experience working with patients in hospice
    • Current CPR certification
    • Must be a licensed driver with an automobile that is insured in accordance with state/or organization requirements and is in good working order

     

    To apply, send resume to: mcontreras@healthylivingnet.com

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