• MSW, Medical Social Worker, Home Health, Per Diem

    Location US-NC-Lexington | US-NC-Asheboro | US-NC-Winston Salem
    Posted Date 1 month ago(1 month ago)
    Position ID
    2018-22434
    Category
    Medical Social Worker
    Zip
    27292
  • Overview

    BAYADA Home Health Care is currently seeking an experienced Medical Social Worker for a per diem opportunity performing home care visits with our Davidson County Visits office, located in Lexington, NC. 

     

    This position is for the MSW to cover territory in Davidson, Randolph and Montgomery Counties.

     

     

     

    Responsibilities

    Responsibilities include:

    • Making home visits to clients in designated geographic territories.
    • Assist our team in understanding the social and emotional factors related to our clients’ health problems.
    • Provide clinical social evaluations and plan appropriate interventions based on evaluation findings.
    • Identify appropriate community resource referrals to address the client’s and the family’s practical and environmental needs.
    • Act as an advocate for both the client and the family to navigate the patient through the community system.
    • Participate in the development of the total plan of care with the multidisciplinary team of BAYADA clinicians, as appropriate.
    • Develop and maintain contracts with public and private agencies as resources for the patient.
    • Educate and instruct patients, family members, or other patient representatives in community resources to promote the patient's health, safety, well-being, and independent living.
    • Accurately document observations, interventions, and evaluations pertaining to patient care management and services provided utilizing a state-of-the-art touch pad tablet.

    Qualifications

    Qualifications include:

    • A minimum of a Masters in Social Work, with at least 2 years of community-based experience.
    • Accreditation by the Council on Social Work Education, as demonstrated by school transcript or degree.
    • Must have previous Home Health experience.
    • Demonstrated ability to read, write, and effectively communicate in English.
    • Ability to work independently and manage time effectively.
    • Strong interpersonal skills.
    • Solid computer skills; prior experience with electronic medical records (EMR) preferred.
    • Ability to travel to cases, as assigned.

     

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    Posted Date

    7/9/2018

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