PruittHealth Social Worker (LCSW) - Full Time in Savannah, Georgia
Category : Hospice Care
Location/City : GA - Savannah
Id : 24228
At PruittHealth and PruittHealth Home Health, Committed to Caring isnâ t simply a tagline, itâ?'s the way we do business and itâ?'s ingrained in our culture. At PruittHealth, we donâ t hire employees â we welcome partners!Since its inception in 1969, PruittHealth has been a family-owned innovative organization committed to providing exceptional care across a wide spectrum of services including: skilled nursing care, assisted & independent living, home health care, end-of-life hospice care, rehabilitation, pharmacy/infusion services and more.Today, the organization is the 14th largest skilled nursing provider in the United States, spans across the Southeast, touches 170 communities, cares for 24,000 patients daily, and is driven by 16,000 passionate partners.Title: Social Worker (LCSW) - Full TimeLocation: PruittHealth Hospice - Savannah, gaJob Description:To provide Social Work services based on the individual needs of the patient and family as identified by the IDG and on the Psychosocial Assessment. Social Worker to provide psychosocial/supportive services to assist the patient and family minimizing the stress and problems that arise during the terminal illness, related conditions, and the dying process.Job Requirements: Provides professional counseling, assessment of psychosocial needs, assessments for financial needs and services including providing written explanation of Medicare, Medicaid and Insurance benefits to prospective patients/families when necessary, and provides guidance with regards to the grief and loss process. Completes psychosocial history and assessment, assessing the needs of the patient and family systemsâ psychosocial needs, within the guidelines of the policies and procedures. Provides crisis intervention and suicide assessment Participates in the development of the plan of care with the interdisciplinary team, collaborates with other team members, and participates in updates to the plan of care Participates in discharge planning. Formulate and adhere to individualized care plans to address patient/resident/family needs. Maintain updated care plans.Qualifications: Must have a current License in Social Work (LCSW) Current Driverâ?'s License and Automobile Liability Insurance Ability to work a flexible scheduleFor immediate consideration please click on the "Apply Now" at the top right of this screen.PruittHealth is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or veteran status.