Providence Health & Services Social Worker BSW - Long Term Care in Issaquah, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Social Worker (Long Term Care, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Marianwood in Issaquah, Washington.

We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

Schedule: Monday through Friday (8am to 4:30pm)

In this position you will:

  • Work collaboratively with case managers, nursing staff, external organizations, and community resources to assess the types of service, care, and treatment.

  • Be an advocate and provide assistance to the patient and family

  • Complete psychosocial patient assessments by utilizing the medical record and interviewing patients as well as their families

  • Link patients and families to community resources, such as Senior Services, DSHS, and other care providers

  • Provide counseling on such social service topics as adjusting to illness and coping with grief

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Social Work or Bachelor’s degree in related human services field

  • Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification

  • 2 years social service experience in geriatric and/or medical social work or a related field

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Master of Science degree in Social Work

About the skilled nursing facility you will serve.

Providence Marianwood in Issaquah, Washington compassionately serves people of all ages and faiths. Our Transitional Care Unit is designed for patients coming out of the hospital who need skilled nursing care, end of life care, or rehabilitation for those recovering from surgery or who have a functional loss from illness, disease, or an accident. Our Long Term Care unit provides skilled nursing in a residential setting, addressing the needs of our residents through creating a sense of community and home in “neighborhoods” and providing a model of care that is resident-centered.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Social Work / Care Management / Counseling

Location: Washington-Issaquah

Req ID: 187909