Trinity Health Home Care/Hospice Social Worker, MSW PT in Clinton, Iowa
Assist patients and families in resolving personal, financial, and environmental difficulties, which predispose illness and interfere with obtaining optimal benefits from health care. Specific functions include psychosocial assessments, treatment planning, financial assistance, counseling, information and referral, advocacy, problem intervention. Perform duties congruent with NASW Code of Ethics and professional social work standards. Serves Home Care/Hospice patients, families and/or significant others whose ages range from young children to adults.
Licensed Social Work for State of Iowa. Must apply and obtain Illinois licensure within 30 days of hire. Must provide current, valid drivers license. Must provide current, valid auto insurance. Two (2) years of recent social work experience in a health-care related setting. Previous Home Care and Hospice experience preferred. Masters Degree in Social Work required. Must be able to work independently and execute own workload. Must possess good organizational and communication skills. Must be able to respond to stressful situations in a calm and rational manner. Must be able to adjust daily patient schedule when unexpected problems occur. Excellent diplomacy and people skills required. Acute observation skills necessary. Must have a customer service focus. Must possess a working knowledge of human behavior/development. Must be able to demonstrate basic computer skills in a Windows environment. Must be comfortable operating in a collaborative, shared leadership environment. Must possess a personal presence that is characterized by a sense of honesty, integrity, and caring with the ability to inspire and motivate others to promote the philosophy, mission and vision, goals, and values of Trinity Health.
Job Number: 00122583
Location: Clinton, IA
Organization Name: Mercy Medical Center - Clinton
Facility: MMCIA - Mercy Medical Center-South
Employment Type: Part time
Shift: Day Shift