Licensed Social Worker


COMMUNITY VISITING NURSE ASSOC
110 WEST END AVE
Somerville, NJ 08876
United States

Category
Manages Others
No
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
Yes
Accepts NHA Certifications
Yes
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Part-Time
Travel
No Travel

Job Description

Community Care Hospice, an affiliate of Community Visiting Nurse Association, is currently seeking a Licensed Social Worker to join our multidisciplinary health team. 

Working in close collaboration with the home health and hospice team, the Social Worker will assess and develop a plan of care that will address psychosocial factors in home setting, community resource linkage, long-term planning needs, financial concerns, home safety factors, effects of chronic illness on patient and family coping; as well as support and interventions related to end of life care.


Responsibilities:
1. Assess needs of clients through consultation with nursing personnel and other team members.
2. Utilize the interview process in home setting to meet with patients and family members to formulate treatment plan, develop short and long-term goals and discharge planning.
3. Actively participate in Interdisciplinary Hospice Team Meetings bi-monthly.
4. Participate in agency in-service education programs and case conferences.

This per-diem position will cover Somerset County and portions of Middlesex County.

Qualifications/Requirements
1. Master’s Degree in Social Work from an accredited education program.
2. Possesses a current Social Work License in New Jersey
3. 1-2 years of experience in a health care setting

Job Type: Part-time

Medical Specialty:

  • Home Health
  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine

 
Employer
COMMUNITY VISITING NURSE ASSOC
GINA FORTE
110 WEST END AVE
Somerville NJ 08876
United States