Social Worker, MSW - Sentara Lifecare - PACE

Location
Norfolk, VA
Posted
Jun 07, 2018
Closes
Jul 11, 2018
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description: Sentara Lifecare is currently seeking a Social Worker, MSN for our PACE facility!
Full Time, Day Shift
About Lifecare:
Whether you are supporting our Sentara Life Care Residents in the Long Term Care units, our Patients in the Skilled Units or working with our PACE participants at the day center or at home, you will have the opportunity to help an individual make it through their day with respect and dignity. Your attention to detail and care will make each day a little better whether the individual is with us for a short-term recover or for long term support. You'll have the chance to make a difference in the life of all of the residents, patients and participants you interact with on a daily basis.

Acts as an Advocate for the participant and as a representative of the team. Acts as a liaison between participants, families and staff. Assist participants in maintaining and achieving a maximum psychosocial function level. Maintain appropriate records to meet state, local and federal regulations.

Education Level
Master's Level Degree - SOCIAL WORK

Experience
Required: Social Worker - 1 year

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

License
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Skills
Required: Active Listening, Communication, Coordination, Critical Thinking, Mgmt of Financial Resources, Mgmt of Material Resources, Microsoft Office, Monitoring, Reading Comprehension, Service Orientation, Systems Analysis, Time Management, Troubleshooting, Writing

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

Other
PACE specific incumbents for this position require a minimum of one year of experience working with the frail or elderly population. 1 yr of professional or personal experience interacting with the elderly. Knowledge of PACE, DMAS & CMS regulations

Location:
Sentara Life Care PACE is about 5 miles from downtown Norfolk where you can enjoy shopping at MacArthur Mall, which is around the corner from the Scope where live concerts are preformed regularly; you can take guided tours of the largest naval station in the world, view over 30,000 objects at the Chrysler Museum of Art and take a stroll through the beautiful Norfolk Botanical Garden or visit the Virginia Zoo and take in a baseball game at Harbor Park. Only 9 miles from the Virginia Beach Ocean Front Area. The coastal city of Virginia Beach lies where the Chesapeake Bay meets the Atlantic Ocean with 14 miles of open public beaches with no fees and steps away from the calming waters of the bay.


Sentara Benefits:

Sentara employees strive to make our communities healthier places to live. We're setting the standard for medical excellence within a vibrant, creative, and highly productive workplace. For more information about our employee benefits, CLICK HERE!

Join our team, where we are committed to quality healthcare, improving health every day, and provide the opportunity for training, development, growth!