Providence is calling a Social Worker (Home Health, Day Shift, 0.5 FTE) to Providence Home Services in King County, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Provide in-home care to patients throughout King County.
Enable patients and their families to recover or maintain optimal levels of physical, mental, and psychosocial well being.
Use your exceptional communication skills to help patients and families deal with the impact of illness, extended care placement, or end-of-life planning.
Provide psychosocial assessment, counseling, and discharge planning for long term care.
Implement social work treatment plans and documentation consistent with insurance guidelines.
Work collaboratively with other members of the patient-care team to ensure successful care management.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Master's degree in Social Work (MSW) from an accredited school
Current Social Worker Certification or Licensure through Washington State Department of Health
Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification
Valid Washington State driver's license and access to daily use of an insured, reliable vehicle or an alternate ability to travel to sites as required
1 year of experience in a healthcare setting
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
2 years of experience in a healthcare setting
Prior experience in a Medicare Certified Home Care Agency
Proficient using Microsoft Office products including Excel, Outlook and Word
About the ministry you will serve.
Providence Home Services is a not-for-profit, home health ministry serving patients in their places of residence throughout King County in Washington state. We provide skilled nursing and therapy for patients who are recovering from or living with an acute or chronic illness. Our skilled and compassionate team includes nurses, medical social workers, home health aides, chaplains, occupational/physical/speech therapists, medical directors, and volunteers.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.
Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Social Work / Care Management / Counseling