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Social Worker - Health, Dental, Vision, Company-paid life insurance, 401K, Paid Time Off!

Company: Putnam Care Center - Hurricane, WV
Location: Hurricane
Posted on: June 5, 2024

Job Description:

Looking for a Full Time Social Worker to join our Putnam Center team! -FULL TIME / BENEFITS / DAYSGreat team! -Join the Genesis family as a Social Services Specialist where you will provide patients/residents with the highest practical level of physical, mental, and psychosocial well-being and quality of life. You will accomplish this by collaborating with patients/residents, their family members/significant other and other nursing center staff to identify patient/resident strengths, social, emotional, and mental health needs and then provide, develop, and/or aide them in accessing those services. -Benefits*$23.00 - $26.00 / hour*Health, Dental, Vision, Company-paid life insurance, 401K, Paid Time Off *Variable compensation plans*Inclusive workplace with DEI committee*Nursing Student Loan Debt Repayment and Tuition Assistance*Tuition, Travel, and Wireless Service Discounts*Employee Assistance Program to support mental health*Employee Foundation to financially assist through unforeseen hardshipsRestrictions apply based on collective bargaining agreements, applicable state law and factors such as pay classification, job grade, location, and length of service. -Position Highlights*Complete a comprehensive assessment for each patient/resident that identifies social, emotional, and psychological needs and strengths. *Assess each patient/resident for discharge to ensure an appropriate discharge plan is formulated.*Educate nursing center staff on the role of the Social Services and the psychosocial needs of the patients/residents and their families/significant others including the problems of aging and disability. *Conduct patient, family, and staff interviews to ensure Care Area Assessments are completed in accordance with regulation.*Participate in the development of an interdisciplinary plan of care for each patient/resident that identifies the psychosocial needs/issues of the patient/resident, the goals to be accomplished for those needs/issues, and the appropriate Social Services interventions.*Deliver therapeutic interventions to assist patients/residents in coping with their transition and adjustment to a long-term care facility including the social, emotional, and psychological needs.* Facilitate short-term supportive counseling and education to patient/resident and family members/significant others to assist in their understanding of placement and nursing center issues and make referrals to the appropriate Social Service agencies when needed. -Genesis HealthCare is one of the nation's leading providers of healthcare services from short-term to long-term care and a wide variety of living options and professional clinical services. We are changing how care is delivered by bringing together people like you -- passionate, highly skilled and motivated to make a difference. -Why Genesis?We improve the lives we touch through the delivery of high-quality healthcare and everyday compassion!*We Care Deeply about YOU! Guided by our Core Values, Code of Conduct and Ethics program, we foster a culture of care and compassion. We focus on improving the quality of care through creativity and innovation, honesty and integrity in all we do.*We Develop YOU! We provide career ladders, education and training opportunities so you can build a long and successful career with Genesis.*We Appreciate YOU! We value your contributions to the Genesis mission and vision and instill an environment of teamwork and enjoyment in working together. We recognize and celebrate our shared successes.*We are Committed to YOU! We know you are the vital link between Genesis, our patients and residents! We inspire you to be your best self.*We Protect YOU! We take great pride in meeting or exceeding CDC and CMS standards. We've acquired and maintained a necessary supply of PPE, including N95/KN95 masks for all who provide care. We have in place multiple testing capabilities including Point-of-Care (POC) testing in every location according to CMS and local guidance. -SSS5Qualifications:*Master's degree from accredited school of Social Work or related field is required. *Must possess any certifications/licensures as required by the State of employment to practice in long-term care. *3-5 years of supervised social work experience in health care setting working directly with individuals preferred. *Additional certification such as Geriatric Case Management, Hospice & Palliative Care, Gerontology, Clinical Social Work, Health Care, Nephrology, Mental Health, and/or Substance Abuse preferred. Other Info

  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Pay Target: $23.00 - $26.00 per hour
  • Job City: Hurricane
  • Requisition Number: 502405

Keywords: Putnam Care Center - Hurricane, WV, Huntington , Social Worker - Health, Dental, Vision, Company-paid life insurance, 401K, Paid Time Off!, Other , Hurricane, West Virginia

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