Hospice Social Worker - PRN - Days at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 2/7/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Job Family
  • Travel
    Yes, 100 % of the Time
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Palm Coast

Job Description

Hospice Medical Social Worker AdventHealth Palm Coast
Location Address: 60 Memorial Medical Parkway Palm Coast, Florida 32164
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Palm Coast
  • Career growth and advancement potential
  • Opportunity to work for a faith based organization
  • High quality of life with low cost of living on the shores of sunny Daytona Beach, FL.
Work Hours/Shift:
  • PRN, Days
You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Develop Plan of Care for psychosocial needs
  • Assist with financial needs
  • Provide counseling to patient and family
  • Understand End of Life issues
  • Work independently and maintain case load expectations

What You Will Need:
  • Graduate of a Master’s program in Social Work
  • One year experience in health care setting
  • BLS required
  • Must maintain Florida active driver’s license and auto insurance
Job Summary:

The Hospice Medical Social Worker delivers various social work services to terminally ill patients and families. The purpose of social work intervention is to provide initial psychosocial evaluation, ongoing psychosocial support, direct casework services, and referral to community resources to assist with end of life care needs, as well as to engage in community education and outreach.  Through collaboration with the hospice interdisciplinary team, the Hospice Medical Social Worker implements, evaluates, and changes as needed individualized plans of care. He/she assists in identifying and implementing measures and interventions to assist patients and families in reaching desired outcomes. The Medical Social Worker assists with Medicaid applications, Nursing Home and ALF placements, hospice inpatient unit placements and financial needs. The Hospice Medical Social Worker reports to the Assistant Director of Clinical Services.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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