Providence Health & Services Social Worker MSW - Home Health in Spokane Valley, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Social Worker (MSW) (Home Health, Day Shift, 1.0FTE, 40hrs/wk) to Providence VNA Home Health in the Greater Spokane County Area, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Enable patients and their families to recover or maintain optimal levels of physical, mental, and psychosocial well being.

  • Use your exceptional communication skills to help patients and families deal with the impact of illness, extended care placement, or end-of-life planning.

  • Provide psychosocial assessment, counseling, and discharge planning for long term care.

  • Implement social work treatment plans and documentation consistent with insurance guidelines.

  • Work collaboratively with other members of the patient care team to ensure successful care management.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Master of Social Work degree from a school of social work accredited by the Council on Social Work Education

  • Current Washington State registration as an Agency Affiliated Counselor

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification

  • Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) training and negative tuberculosis (TB) screen

  • One (1) year social work experience in a health care setting

  • Valid driver’s license and insured, reliable vehicle

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Current Clinical Social Worker licensure

  • Certification by the Academy of Certified Social Workers

  • Two (2) to five (5) years of social work experience in a hospital, hospice or palliative care setting

About the ministry you will serve.

Providence VNA Home Health is a not-for-profit, home health ministry serving patients in their places of residence in the greater Spokane community of Washington state. We provide health care for patients of all ages who have a temporary condition such as post-surgical care, or are recovering from or living with a chronic condition. Our skilled and compassionate team includes nurses, medical social workers, home health aides, registered dietitians, occupational/physical/speech therapists, and pharmacists.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Social Work / Care Management / Counseling

Location: Washington-Spokane Valley

Req ID: 165709