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Employment Type:
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Job Category:
Social Service
STARS MDS Social Worker
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Hebrew Home For Aged Disabled | San Francisco, CA
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Job Description

Hebrew Home for Aged Disabled

Job Title: STARS MDS Social Worker
Schedule: Full time

Department: Social Services
Reports to: Director of Social Services

Position Overview:
The STARS MDS Social Worker provides assessment services to
patients, meets documentation requirements, and functions as a
member of the inter-disciplinary team. The MDS Social Worker will
act as a backup discharge planner for other floors on the STARS
Unit when needed.
Essential Functions:

Complete MDS assessments in accordance with CMS guidelines
Coordinate discharge planning, working as a liaison between the
patients, their family, other department and community
Assist patients and families with concrete services.
Respond to crisis situations as presented by patients,
families, and staff.
Provide referrals to individual counseling for patients as part
of assessment
Participate in the formulation of patient care plans and
develop goals and treatments for social work service.
Maintain accurate and timely documentation which complies with
federal/state regulations and Jewish Home policy
Maintain confidentiality of necessary information.
Create admission sign-in packets; complete admissions packets
with patient or family member
Other duties as assigned.


BA/BS in Social Work, Psychology, or related field -
Master's Degree preferred
Bilingual skills in Mandarin, Cantonese or Spanish
Familiarity with Electronic Medical Record systems (HMX Vision
Demonstrated high level of interpersonal skills to handle
sensitive and confidential situations
Demonstrated ability to build rapport quickly with peers and
Excellent customer service skills

Excellent communications skills, both written and verbal
Ability to read, write, communicate and comprehend verbal and
written instructions in English

Ability to be accurate, concise, detail oriented and make
independent decisions

Physical Demands
Ability to lift, push, pull a minimum of twenty-five (25)
Ability to exert maximum muscle force to lift, push, pull or
Ability to use abdominal and lower back muscles over time
without fatigue
Ability to stand and/or sit for extended periods
Ability to bend, stoop, stretch, twist, sit, and reach
Fine motor skills
Good visual and auditory acuity
NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive.
Employee may be required to perform other related duties as
necessary to meet the ongoing needs of this organization.
To apply: Send resumes or application to
OR drop off Resume
and applications to the HR trailer
Posted date: 2/9/2018 Remove date: 3/12/2018


Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location