Prairie Lakes Healthcare System

Social Worker – MSW/BSW -  Home Health/Hospice with Dialysis support

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Job Code: Social Worker – MSW/BSW -  Home Health/Hospice with Dialysis support
Department: Social Services
Shift: Day Shift
Job Type:
Full Time (0.8)

Job Description:

POSITION OPEN:     Social Worker – MSW/BSW -  Home Health/Hospice with Dialysis support

STATUS:  Full Time - 0.8

DUTIES: Primary focus will be Home Health and Hospice patients with support for kidney dialysis.  Works in close collaboration with physicians and other health care personnel in patient evaluation and treatment to further their understanding of significant social and emotional factors underlying patient's health problem.  Facilitates financial assistance for patients. Formulates social service care plans to meet complex psychosocial needs for  patients and coordinates caseloads with co-workers. Provides interventions to assist patient in optimum social and health adjustment within patient's capacity.

 

EEO/AA

Minimum Qualifications:

EDUCATION AND OR EXPERICENCE: Master’s Degree preferable or Bachelor's Degree in Social Work and experience in social work setting required. Licensed Social Worker in the State of South Dakota. Valid South Dakota driver’s license required.

APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED UNTIL:  Filled

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