Catholic Health Initiatives LCSW, Home Health & Hospice - FT, 8am - 5pm in ROSEBURG, Oregon

LCSW, Home Health & Hospice - FT, 8am - 5pm

Description

Pay Scale: $28.59 - $38.00

Shift: 8am - 5pm

Job Summary:

The Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) conducts psychosocial assessments, determines patient and family needs, and develops a plan of treatment consistent with meeting those needs. The LCSW acts as a consultant to other disciplines. He/she interprets psychosocial information to patient, families and other professionals and works to link patients and their significant other to community support systems.

Essential Duties:

  • Conducts psychosocial assessments on referred Home Health/Hospice patients and develops a plan of treatment consistent with standards established under Medicare or other third party payors.

  • Provides short term therapy and crisis/grief counseling to selected Home Health/Hospice patients and their significant other.

  • Maintains a current and complete knowledge of local, state, and federal agencies and resources, acts as a liaison between these agencies and Home Health/Hospice staff and patients, and completes referrals as appropriate.

  • Responsible for coordinating and implementing discharge plan from Home Health Services for specific patients as appropriate.

  • Provides consultation services to other disciplines, evaluating and interpreting psychosocial information to other professionals.

  • Completes documentation as required by Medicare, other third party payors and The Joint Commission.

  • Provides field supervision for Clinical Social Work Associate as required by state regulations.

Qualifications

License/Certification:

  • Licensed as a Clinical Social Worker with the State of Oregon or a Clinical Social Worker Associate working towards Clinical Social Work licensing requirements for the State of Oregon with one year experience in a health care setting.

  • State of Oregon licensure as a Clinical Social Worker is required within two (2) years of hire.

Experience:

  • Must be flexible and able to work independently as well as with groups.

  • Must be able to relate to and work with ill, disabled, elderly and emotionally upset people.

Education:

  • Master’s degree from school of social work accredited by the Council of Social Work Education required.

Job Professional Clinical/Allied Health

Primary Location OREGON-ROSEBURG-HOME HEALTH & HOSPICE

Daily Schedule 8am - 5pm

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required None

Req ID: 2018-R0181673

We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.