Per Diem/On-Call : Home Health Social Worker, MSW
Signature Services - 25117 SW Parkway Suite F - Portland, OR 97070
The Signature Services Medical Social Worker will be responsible for the implementation of standards of care for social work services for Signature Home Health. You will be working with a multiple disciplinary team of professionals to coordinate the plan of care to Signature patients.
Responsibilities include, but not limited to:
• Assesses and evaluates the psychosocial status of patients / families / caregivers related to the patient's Home Health needs and environment. Provides an assessment in the patient's identified residence, and assists with a plan, as appropriate, when this is no longer safe.
• Participates in the development of the plan of care and assesses and evaluates patient’s status by initiating and documenting a plan of care, regularly re-evaluating patient / family / caregiver needs, and revising the plan of care as necessary.
• Provides information and referral services for organization and patients / families /caregivers regarding practical and environmental needs. Serves as liaison and support between patients / families / caregivers and community agencies.
The successful candidate will be a licensed Social Worker in the state of Washington. The MSW will have at least 2 years of experience in a healthcare setting, a do-whatever-it-takes attitude and the desire to contribute to a growing team. The MSW must possess a current driver’s license, reliable vehicle, and auto insurance.
Who is Signature?
Signature is a leading provider of Home Health, Hospice and Home Care in Oregon and Washington. We specialize in providing Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, and Speech Language Pathology, along with Nursing for patients in their home or home setting.
What Sets Signature Apart?
Wish you could go back to a time when it was all about the patients? When giving all you had was rewarded, appreciated, and felt so satisfying? There is no better feeling than connecting with your patients, your team, and your colleagues. At Signature, we know this feeling. It’s a feeling we promote every day, because we live it every day-just like you. We know that promoting a rich, satisfying work environment for our clinicians is key to our success!