Social Worker - Long Term Care

Location
Hampton, VA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Nov 09, 2018
Closes
Dec 21, 2018
Ref
117687BR
Function
Other
Industry
Other
Hours
Full Time
Overview:

Sentara Life Care - Hampton, VA is currently recruiting for a Social Worker! Join our team, where we are committed to quality and compassionate care, along with employee growth & satisfaction!


About Life Care:
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.

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.


















































Keywords: Social Work, Long term care, BS, Social Sciences, Psycho-social, Hampton, Medicaid, Nursing, Aissted Living, BLS

Responsibilities:

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.

Qualifications:

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

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