Licensed Social Worker - Social Services Director (FT)
Posted on: September 25, 2022
Salary - $50,000 to $60,000!
Come join our team as the Social Services Director - Licensed
Social Worker at our state of the art, skilled nursing facility.
The position coordinates the social services department to promote
the psychosocial, spiritual, and emotional well-being of residents,
families and staff.
- Possesses good communication and listening skills to identify
the social, emotional, and financial needs of each short-term
skilled patient and long term care resident
- Oversees the daily functioning of the Social Service
- Provide services to residents/families to assist with the
adjustment process and problem-solving regarding meeting social,
emotional, and financial needs.
- Assists in the implementation of Room and Roommate
- Attends the Medicare Meetings or designate social service
- Coordinates discharge planning for patients by arranging for
follow up community services, home health referrals and alternative
- Acts as an advocate for residents and families in regard to
resident rights issues.
- Conducts in-services to educate staff as to the emotional and
social needs of residents, and to teach methods for dealing with
residents and families.
- Attends administrative staff meetings, morning report,
Performance Improvement meetings, resident care-related meetings,
and quarterly staff meetings.
- Maintains departmental records/documentation as
- Coordinates/updates resident care conference schedule or
designate social service designee.
- Work with the front office to assist residents/families with
Medicaid approval/reapplication process
- Provides Medicaid Pending/Patient Liability related follow-up
as directed by Facility Administrator.
- Meets the requirements for the Social Services Director for a
skilled nursing facility or active social worker license in the
state of the facility
- Long term care experience preferred or willing to
- Resident advocate within the structure of communal residential
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