MSW-Social Worker - Home Care Staten Island FFS

Recruiter
Northwell Health (Formerly North Shore-LIJ)
Location
Staten Island
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 18, 2016
Closes
Oct 25, 2016
Industry
Service
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Board
NYCityWorks.com
MSW-Social Worker - Home Care Staten Island FFS
Job Description 1. Provides direct service to patients and their families using a variety of social work modalities in order to help clients maximize their functioning. Travel to patient homes, community resources, community meetings may be required.2. Advocates on behalf of the client to ensure maximum access to health care.3. Maintains appropriate professional patient care documentation as defined by hospital policies and procedures.4. Functions in a consultative and educative capacity with all pertinent individuals or agencies that impact on patients.5. Prepares materials for supervisory conferences.6. May direct the activities of paraprofessional staff, social work interns and volunteers.7. May participate in appropriate research, staff development programs and community liaison activities.8. Performs related duties, as required.

Qualifications * Master's Degree in Social Work from an accredited school of social work.* LMSW required within one (1) year of employment.* Community Health background, preferred
Category: Social Services , Keywords: Social Worker