Social Worker

Company: Stonerise Healthcare ( Learn More )

General Information
US-WV-Martinsburg
N/A
4 Year Degree
Full-Time
At least 1 year(s)
None
False
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Job Description Social Worker

At Stonerise Healthcare, our mission goes beyond compassion and improving care. Our mission is to guide and equip our Centers to be the best employer and provider of nursing care and rehabilitation services in each community we serve. We strive to enrich the lives of those with whom we work and serve through our principles, passion, and purpose. Offering long- and short–term care, memory care, assisted and independent living, home health, infusion services, and companion care, Stonerise Healthcare is committed to quality of care—and quality of life—for the patients, residents, families, and staff we serve.

Clary Grove is currently hiring a Full-Time Social Worker. This position is responsible for managing and assuming authority, responsibility and accountability for the Social Services program and collaborating with the center Interdisciplinary team to ensure admissions, discharges and social needs are assessed and planned.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Conduct assessments and gather information that promotes development and implementation of a Social program that meets needs of short-term and long-term patients and residents        
  • Complete assessments, including MDS, Social Service Assessment and other documentation required by regulations, Policies and Procedures, and/or standards of practice    
  • Develops processes and procedures to ensure residents/patients are informed of their rights, services and community resources
  • Provides training and materials to promote continuity of processes involving social support, abuse/neglect reporting and investigations, maintaining resident rights and promoting dignity
  • Provides input into and assists in developing policies and procedures that reflect the standards and mission of the Center and company    
  • Leads, supports and/or participates in leading Resident and/or Family Councils, serving as Center liaison and resident advocate, communicating requests, concerns, recommendations appropriately to other departments, keeping minutes/meeting notes, apprising Administrator.        
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    Job Requirements Social Worker EDUCATION
    • Baccalaureate degree in Social Services or equivalent, with licensure in state of WV as Social Worker
    • Minimum of one (1) year experience in a Social Services position in health care setting.

    PHYSICAL DEMANDS
    The physical demands of this position include lifting up to 30 pounds, repetitive motions, sitting, computer work, standing on feet, bending, stooping, reaching, pushing and pulling.