AccentCare is a national post-acute healthcare provider with 45 years of industry experience. We thrive on providing patient-centric care and a warm and personalized experience within our local communities.
Your Success is our Success. We strive to provide our new employees with a structured on-boarding process to help you become assimilated quickly, and cutting-edge tools to make your daily work easier and more efficient. We offer extensive training and a wide-array of opportunities for continued education and promotional opportunities.
Position: Medical Social Worker
Reports to: Director of Patient Care Services
As a Medical Social Worker you will:
Assess the psychosocial status of patients and families/caregivers related to the patient's terminal illness and environment and communicates findings to the registered nurse and other members of the interdisciplinary group.
Comply with applicable legal requirements, standards, policies and procedures including, but not limited to the Compliance Program: Code of Conduct, HIPAA and Documentation Standards.
Requirements of Qualified Candidates:
Master of Social Work Degree from a school of Social Work accredited by the Council on Social Work Education
Minimum of one (1) year experience required in healthcare setting; hospice preferred
Possesses and maintains current CPR certification
Understands hospice philosophy, and issues of death/dying
Must be a licensed driver with an automobile that is insured in accordance with state or organization requirements and is in good working order