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11/09/2021

Social Worker (MSW)

Ohio Living Home Health & Hospice - Greater Columbus

Social Worker (MSW)

Overview

The Social Worker - MSW is responsible for the planning, coordination, and delivery of quality medical social work services in accordance with company standards and federal, state, and local standards, guidelines, and regulations. 

Responsibilities

Care and Expectations Management

  • Provides ongoing assessment of patients, assuring an accurate evaluation of patient/family needs.  Develops a comprehensive care plan that addresses the psychosocial needs of the patient and family.  Makes home health visits as needed. 
  • Works with patients and families regarding coping with illness, accessing resources, or other issues affecting the patient’s health status.  Links patient/family with needed services.  Assists patients in arranging for services and funeral planning.
  • Must supervise and cosign all care plans created by Licensed Social Workers (LSWs).
  • Plans for and participates in Interdisciplinary Team meetings.
  • Collaborates with Interdisciplinary Team members regarding crisis situations and on-going care of patient/family.
  • Evaluates bereavement risk at the start of care, with continued evaluation of bereavement needs.

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