Social Worker - Long Term Care


Division

Healthcare - Allied Health

Location

New York, New York

Employment Type

Temporary



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  Immediate opening for an MSW in a Long Term Care facility in Manhattan. Must be comfortable working in LTC assisting with discharge planning.  Full-time position!       

Job Description:


Compensation : $30 - $33
Job ID : 13676

 

  • Meets with the family/resident to obtain psychosocial data, and complete the admission assessment.
  • Assesses each new resident for depression using the appropriate scale and care plans accordingly.
  • Communicates all appropriate information on the new resident to the other departments.
  • Develops and determines the resident care plan in cooperation with other departments.
  • Obtains pertinent/current information regarding functioning from residents, families, staff, and other departments.
  • Evaluates residents after a significant change, or at least quarterly and documents current assessment,
  • Provides short-term, crisis intervention to residents as needed during the initial phase of adjustment and subsequent periods of acute illness or other significant events.
  • Collaborates with the Medicaid staff in assisting residents and families with Medicaid documentation.
  • Refers residents to home care services and provides information on community resources.

Job Requirements:


 
  • Nursing Home Experience a must
  • Hospital Experience a plus
  • Discharge Planning
  • Sigma Care
  • MDS

 

Disclosure:  The hourly rates and/or salaries listed may or may not reflect total compensation packages including bonus and fringe benefits, etc., nor are the advertisement(s) posted a guarantee of a certain compensation package for a position or bona fide offer of employment.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
 
 
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