LCSW Case Manager

HumanGood.ORG - Oakland, CA

Full-time

At HumanGood, our goal is to support older adults in their aspiration to live engaged and purposeful lives and to redefine the meaning of aging well. As one of the nation’s largest nonprofit providers of senior housing (continuing care retirement communities as well as affordable senior housing), we’re at the forefront of developing new senior living products and services that align with the desires and expectations of a new generation of older adults. We currently serve nearly 10,000 residents in 80 communities.

Under limited supervision, the Social Worker helps post-acute patients and their families to navigate the skilled nursing rehabilitation experience. Coordinates with interdisciplinary team including nurses, therapists, and physicians regarding discharge planning. Serves as liaison with managed care partners and communicates with patients about insurance resources and limits. Assesses and advocates for patients' psychosocial well-being through care planning and coordination of services. Ensures regulatory compliance and proper documentation in electronic health record. The Social Worker may work with residents in other levels of living when needed; will also assist providers and Care Managers by acting as a consultant for residents with complex psychosocial needs.As a representative and team member of the company, this position is expected to present oneself in a manner that reflects professionalism and ensures resident satisfaction.

Education

  • Masters of Social Work Degree or
  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker;
  • (Could also look at BSW and MFT)

Experience/Training

  • At least 3 years of experience working in healthcare setting, preferably with geriatric residents; or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required skills, knowledge and abilities.
  • Managed care experience.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

  • MSW or LCSW preferred.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Healthcare: 3 years (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)