Advanced Certified Hospice & Palliative Social Worker~(ACHP-SW)
Independent Medical Groups
ResolutionCare is seeking a full time Palliative Care Social Worker. This position will provide supportive and medical social services to seriously ill individuals and their families in accordance with an appropriate plan of care. The Social Worker will assume responsibilities for the development, implementation and management of psycho-social services provided to patients and their families. The Palliative Care Social Worker will also have the following responsibilities:
Provide medical social work case management to a given group of patients and their families
Provide services to patients and their families through video conferencing technology, telephone calls and home visits.
Assist patients and families in accessing and using community resources.
Consults and collaborates with interdisciplinary care team and others involved in the patient's care on an ongoing basis updating the care plan as appropriate.
Facilitates advance care planning to include advanced directives/POLST completion and funeral arrangements.
Assist with referrals and enrolls patients as needed
Assist with community outreach and education regarding resolutionCare Services.
MSW or equivalent experience
Minimum 2 years health care social work experience
Current CA drivers license, proof of insurance and reliable transportation
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Positive interpersonal skills
General computer skills and working knowledge of MS Office and the Internet
Experience with or open to the use of videoconferencing technology
Additional Salary Information: Excellent benefits including health and vision insurance, generous vacation and continued education support
Do the work you have dreamed of doing and are passionate about! ResolutionCare is an innovative palliative care organization based in rural, northern California with an audacious mission - to bring capable, compassionate care to everyone, everywhere in the face of serious illness. Free from a clinic setting, we use the power of telemedicine to enhance our ability to serve people wherever they liv...e and provide home-based palliative care to seriously ill individuals and their families. Join our team of exceptional palliative care professionals and be part of the new delivery model of medicine that is built for sustainability, using value-based payment structures in a rural environment while creating a global impact. We are creating a sustainable and flexible working environment from the ground up. Only the most mature, inspired and skilled professionals need apply! Please see our website at www.resolutioncare.com for additional information about our mission and who we are.ResolutionCare is based in rural Northern California, in the heart of beautiful Humboldt County. There are endless beaches, six wild and scenic rivers, and access to the pristine wilderness of the Trinity and Marble mountains. The dynamic presence of Humboldt State University and our extraordinary community of artists and musicians bring more art and culture than one might expect.