LMSW or LCSW, Home Health & Hospice - FT or PT, 8am - 5pm

Catholic Health Initiatives - Roseburg, OR3.4

Full-timeEstimated: $51,000 - $71,000 a year
Pay Scale: $28.59 - $38.00

Shift: Full Time or Part Time, 8am - 5pm

Job Summary:
The Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) conducts psychosocial assessments, determines patient and family needs, and develops a plan of treatment consistent with meeting those needs. The LCSW acts as a consultant to other disciplines. He/she interprets psychosocial information to patient, families and other professionals and works to link patients and their significant other to community support systems.

Essential Duties:
Conducts psychosocial assessments on referred Home Health/Hospice patients and develops a plan of treatment consistent with standards established under Medicare or other third party payors.
Provides short term therapy and crisis/grief counseling to selected Home Health/Hospice patients and their significant other.
Maintains a current and complete knowledge of local, state, and federal agencies and resources, acts as a liaison between these agencies and Home Health/Hospice staff and patients, and completes referrals as appropriate.
Responsible for coordinating and implementing discharge plan from Home Health Services for specific patients as appropriate.
Provides consultation services to other disciplines, evaluating and interpreting psychosocial information to other professionals.
Completes documentation as required by Medicare, other third party payors and The Joint Commission.
Provides field supervision for Clinical Social Work Associate as required by state regulations.

Licensed as a Clinical Social Worker with the State of Oregon or a Clinical Social Worker Associate working towards Clinical Social Work licensing requirements for the State of Oregon with one year experience in a health care setting.
State of Oregon licensure as a Clinical Social Worker is required within two (2) years of hire.

Must be flexible and able to work independently as well as with groups.
Must be able to relate to and work with ill, disabled, elderly and emotionally upset people.

Master’s degree from school of social work accredited by the Council of Social Work Education required.
Additional Information
Requisition ID: 2018-R0181673
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Market: CHI Mercy Health