Licensed Social Worker

Employer
FutureCare Health and Management Corp
Location
Baltimore, MD
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Futurecare at Good Samaritan , Charles Village and North Point are seeking a licensed Social Worker to join their team. If you are looking to make a difference, love working with people and are a team player then we want you. FutureCare has been voted Top Workplace by the Baltimore Sun for several years in a row. The Social Worker provides social services to residents, their families and significant others to facilitate coping with the impact of illness, extended care placement and/or discharge and to achieve the maximum benefit from health care services. The Social Worker assures each resident is provided with the necessary care and services to attain or maintain the highest level of psychosocial well being. The Social Worker works with a predominantly adult geriatric population. The Social Worker participates in resident care management and is responsible for carrying out established Social Services provisions. Qualifications:Possesses a Bachelor's Degree, preferably in social work, and experience in a skilled nursing, sub-acute or complex health care setting.Must be a Maryland Licensed Social WorkerExcellent interpersonal skills to appropriately relate to residents, their families, other staff members, department heads and community agency personnel.Demonstrated strength in identifying the medically related social and emotional needs of all residents and to advocate and intervene on the behalf of residents' psychosocial well being.Demonstrated oral and written communication skills.The ability to discreetly manage confidential information.The ability to function as a member of an interdisciplinary team. Company Description: Picking a career path is a big decision. Deciding where to work is an equally important choice. We realize you have many options when it comes to selecting an employer, and believe FutureCare offers something special. We work hard to create positive work environments that are based on teamwork and offer continuous opportunities for our staff to grow and be fulfilled in their day-to-day work, both personally and professionally.