Providence Health & Services Social Worker MSW - Hospice in Everett, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Social Worker (MSW) (Hospice, Days, On-Call) to Providence Hospice and Home Care of Snohomish County in Everett, Washington. Hospice caregivers will tell you what a privilege it is to care for patients and their families at the end of their lives. We get to see people where they reside and focus on their goals and improving the quality of their lives. If you are interested in a rewarding career, Providence Hospice might be the opportunity you are looking for! 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:

  • Promote patient and family choice, assuring continuity of care and enhancing the quality of life of dying patients.

  • Develop and implement a plan of care in collaboration with the Hospice Interdisciplinary Group (IDG).

  • Address psychosocial issues that may include adjustment to illness/prognosis, care system, community resources, insurance/financial, legal/ethical, and end-of-life planning.

  • Use your exceptional communication skills to help patients and families deal with the impact of end-of-life planning.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Master’s degree in Social Work (MSW) from an accredited school

  • Current Social Work Certification or License through Washington State Department of Health

  • Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification

  • Valid Washington State driver’s license and daily access to a reliable, insured vehicle

  • 1 year post master's work experience in a healthcare setting

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Prior social work experience in hospice or palliative care setting

  • 2 years post master's work experience in a healthcare setting

About the ministry you will serve.

Providence Hospice and Home Care provides quality, timely, comprehensive medical care in the homes of patients in Snohomish County in Washington State, including Camano Island. Our Mission is to improve the quality of life of our community by providing professional, compassionate, quality care, in appropriate settings, enabling individuals and families to manage health care problems and life-threatening illnesses. The wide-ranging care we provide includes the service of physicians, registered nurses, CWCN registered nurse wound care specialists, medical social workers, rehabilitation therapists, home health aides, chaplains and volunteers.

Our Inpatient Hospice Care Center provides a unique alternative to traditional home-based care for hospice patients who need symptom management which cannot be provided in the home. Located at Providence Regional Medical Center Everett, the center serves patients in the hospital and offers the community a complete continuum of hospice care.

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

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

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: Social Work / Care Management / Counseling

Location: Washington-Everett

Req ID: 201841