Providence Health & Services Clinical Social Worker MSW - Pediatric Hospice in Torrance, California

Description:

Providence is calling a per diem, day shift Clinical Social Worker to Providence TrinityKids Care Hospice based in Torrance, CA.

To learn more about TrinityCare Hospice, please click on the link: http://california.providence.org/trinitycare/

Please upload a current resume reflecting all relevant experience.

In this position you will:

  • The Clinical Social Worker is a team member of the hospice Interdisciplinary Group (IDG).

  • The Clinical Social Worker provides bio-psychosocial services to patients/families/caregivers which include assessment, care planning, intervention and evaluation.

  • May provide care to premature infants, infants, pediatrics, adolescents, and young adults.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate of a Master’s program in social work accredited by the Council on Social Work Education.

  • Possess and maintains current CPR certification.

  • Minimum of one year’s experience in health care.

  • Experience with pediatrics, NICU and/or PICU.

  • Understand hospice philosophy and issues of death and dying.

  • Demonstrate good verbal and written communication skills and organization skills.

  • Valid driver's license with an automobile that is in good working order and insured in accordance with state and/or LCMHS/TrinityCare Hospice requirements.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Experience in hospice and/or palliative care.

  • EMR experience.

  • Bilingual with Spanish skills a plus.

About the hospice you will serve.

Providence TrinityCare Hospice, established in 1977, is the oldest and largest non-profit hospice in Southern California and the first to be licensed by the State of California. Caring for people in Los Angeles and Orange Counties with professional teams. Providence TrinityCare Hospice is Medicare Certified and CHAP (Community Health Accreditation Program) accredited. We also provide the only specialized pediatric hospice service in Los Angeles County.

As the only pediatric hospice in Los Angeles County, Providence TrinityKids Care understands the impact a seriously ill child can have on the life of a family. A specialized division of TrinityCare, TrinityKids Care helps children with life-limiting illnesses leave the hospital in order to spend as much time as possible at home with their families.

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: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: Social Work / Care Management / Counseling

Location: California-Torrance

Req ID: 199107