RN / Home Healthcare Nursing Job in Portland, Oregon / Home Health Care
Company: Kindred at Home
Posted on: August 7, 2022
I believe that better care begins at home. Compassionate care,
uncompromising service and clinical excellence thats what our
patients have come to expect from our clinicians. Kindred at Home,
a division of Kindred Healthcare Inc., is the nations leading
provider of comprehensive home health, hospice, and non-medical
home care services.
Kindred at Home, and its affiliates, including Gentiva, delivers
compassionate, high-quality care to patients and clients in their
homes or places of residence, including non-medical personal
assistance, skilled nursing and rehabilitation and hospice and
palliative care. Our caregivers focus on each unique patient to
deliver the appropriate care and emotional support to our patients
and their families.
I believe in working for a company that cares as much as I do.
We offer a unique employment package that includes:
Unprecedented opportunities for career growth.
Clinical ladder for professional credentialing and advancement.
Innovative specialties with cutting-edge training and
Flexible full-time, part-time and PRN positions.
As a Home Health Medical Social Worker, you will:
Instruct, treat, observe and evaluate patients exhibiting
significant social and emotional problems affecting their health
Participate in the development and periodic re-evaluation of the
physicians Plan of Treatment.
Instruct and counsel patients and families in treating and coping
with social and emotional response connected with the illness.
Regularly assess the patient and family psychosocial needs.
Regularly assess the pre-bereavement/anticipatory grief needs.
Implement the Plan of Care provisions to meet their needs, which
include: social service goals for alleviating problems, supportive
counseling, problem solving, community referrals, etc
Masters Degree from a school of social work accredited by the
Council on Social Work Education
Minimum of one year social work experience in a healthcare setting
or social services agency
Current Social Worker license
Home Health experience a plus
Knowledge of and ability to obtain community resources (information
and referral, state/federal financial programs and eligibility
Strong organizational and communication skills
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