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6/15/2017
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Social Worker
Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care | Westminster, Colorado
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Job ID: 2016-3100
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Scheduled Hours: PRN

Description

Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care is seeking a Social Worker to join our team of professionals. We make a difference every day to patients and families coping with end of life illness in creating a center of excellence in hospice care.


The Social Worker supports the business development activities of the organization. As a member of the hospice interdisciplinary team, provide social service counseling and guidance to facilitate the maximum function and coping capacity of each patient and family member while following all hospice policies and procedures, in accordance with the interdisciplinary plan of care. Support the Provider Relations activities of the organization. Provide bereavement counseling to family members as identified.

Qualification

Medicare Conditions of Participation (COP) 

Qualifications for Hospice Social Worker:

Has a Master of Social Work (MSW) degree from a school of social work accredited by the Council on Social Work Education

 

Qualifications also vary by state.

 

*CA: Must have a minimum of a Master of Social Work (MSW) from a school accredited by the Council on Social Work Education.

*CT: Must be a Master's prepared Social Worker, licensed by the state as a Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)

*DE: Must be a Master's prepared Social Worker, licensed by the state as a Clinical Social Worker (LCSW).

*FL: Must be a Master's prepared Social Worker, licensed by the state as a Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) or Registered MSW intern as a minimum.

*GA: Must have a Master's Degree in Social Work from an accredited school, and licensed to practice social work in the state.

*IL: Effective 12/2/2008, must have a Master of Social Work from a school accredited by the Council on Social Work Education, and be licensed in the state as an LSW or LCSW.

*IN: Effective 12/2/2008, the Hospice Social Worker requirements for Seasons Hospice employment will follow the requirements of the Medicare Conditions of Participation shown above.

*MA: Must have a Master of Social Work from an accredited school of social work, licensed to practice social work in the state as a Licensed Independent Practitioner of Clinical Social Work, or be a Licensed Certified Social Worker.

*MI: Effective 12/2/08, must have received a Master of Social Work degree from a school of social work accredited by the Council on Social Work Education; and licensed in the state as an LSW, LMSW, or LCSW.

*MD: Must have a Master of Social Work from an accredited school of social work, have clinical experience in counseling and casework, and be licensed by the state as an LGSW, LCSW, or LCSW-C.

*OR: Must have a Master of Social Work from an accredited school of social work, and be licensed by the state as an LCSW.

*TX: Effective 12/2/2008, the Hospice Social Worker requirements for Seasons Hospice employment will follow the requirements of the Medicare Conditions of Participation shown above, and employee must be licensed to practice social work in the state.

*WI: Effective 12/2/08, the Hospice Social Worker must meet the Medicare requirements shown above, and be certified / licensed in the state.

 

*At least one year of social work experience in a health care delivery system is required; two years' experience is preferred.

*Must have reliable transportation, a valid driver's license, and the minimum state required liability auto insurance.

*Demonstrate commitment to the Seasons Hospice philosophy of care, values, mission statement and organizational culture.

 

KEYWORDS: SC7

About Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care

At Seasons Hospice, our only goal is to provide the care you or your loved one needs at a critical time in life. It's also nice to know that you will always have a real person to answer your questions or offer the help you need when you call Seasons. Among the services we provide are regular visits by registered hospice nurses who have expertise in pain and symptom management. Also, we provide home health aids, psychological support for residents and families, companionship plus spiritual and bereavement support during and after terminal illness. We also provide innovative therapies such as speech, music and pet therapy that add quality to our patients' lives.

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