Catholic Health Initiatives Medical Social Worker -PRN Hospice in Bardstown, Kentucky

Overview

Medical Social Worker - Hospice of Nelson County

VNA Health at Home and Hospice of Nelson County has provided compassionate care in our communities for over 125 years. Proudly recognized as one of the top 500 home care agencies in the country and named as HomeCare Elite™ for the eleventh consecutive year. VNA Health at Home offers exceptional care and a variety of services tailored to meet the specific and unique needs of our patients.

We are currently hiring a PRN Medical Social Worker for our Hospice of Nelson County location. Position coordinates care with other carevgivers and the attending physician to improve and/or maintain the social, emotional, functional and physical health status of the client.

Responsibilities

  • Provides resources and education to patients and their caregivers

  • Participates in the coordination of services with other disciplines and community resources as needed

  • Evaluates and revises care plans/assessments based on changes in patients and/or their environments

  • Participates in regular case conferences and in-services or special case orientations as needed

Qualifications

  • Master’s degree from an accredited school approved by the Council on Social Work Education

  • Currently licensed (if required) to practice in the state serviced.

  • One year of social work experience in a health care setting required. Home care experience preferred

  • Must obtain and maintain current CPR certification

  • Proof of completion of Mandatory Reporter- Child and Dependent Adult Abuse training within three (3) months of hire where required.

Why Should You Join Our Team?

  • Free CEUs

  • Flexible Work Schedule

  • Competitive Salaries

  • Mileage Reimbursement

  • Paid Vacation, Holidays and Personal Time

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance

  • Life and Accidental Death Insurance

  • Voluntary Short-Term & Long-Term Disability Insurance

  • Flexible Spending or Healthcare Savings Accounts

  • 401K Retirement Plan

VNA Health at Home is a company within CHI Health at Home, a home based health services organization. CHI Health at Home serves as the national home care provider for Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI), a national nonprofit health system. CHI Health at Home is proud to be accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Health Care, which assures the highest standard of quality care and patient safety.

It will be the policy of CHI Health at Home, in accordance with all applicable laws, to recruit, hire, train, and promote persons in all job titles without regard to race, color, national origin, genetic information, religious beliefs, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, pregnancy, disability, protected veteran status, or any other protected classifications, activities, or conditions as required by federal, state and local laws. EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Please Note: When uploading a resume, please attach only a Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF document.

For additional information please email RebeccaOrorke@KentuckyOneHealth.org

Contact Company: Nelson County Hospice

Location: US-KY, Bardstown