SOCIAL WORKER

Location
Portsmouth, VA
Posted
Mar 02, 2017
Closes
Mar 30, 2017
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:
Sentara's Life Care Facility in Portsmouth, VA is Currently Recruiting for a Full Time Social Worker to Work Days.

Assess resident's psycho-social needs and interests. Assists with care plan to address meeting those needs. Arranges schedule for resident services such as dental care, hair care, eye care, and transportation to and from appointments, etc. Provides discharge planning from the facility. Serves as a resident advocate.

Education Level
Bachelor's Level Degree - SOCIAL WORK & SOCIAL SCIENCES

Experience
Required: Social Work in Long Term Care - 1 year, Social Worker - 1 year

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

License
Required: Basic Life Support

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Skills
Required: Active Listening, Critical Thinking, Judgment and Decision Making, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Service Orientation, Social Perceptiveness, Speaking, Time Management, Writing

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
Current knowledge of Medicare, Medicaid, and third party payer sources. For Nursing and Assisted Living facilities a BLS Required. PACE employees require a CPR card.