Providence Health & Services Social Worker MSW in Walla Walla, Washington
Providence is calling a Social Worker (MSW) (Home Health Walla Walla, Days,1.0) to SCS Home Health in Walla Walla, Washington.
Home Health caregivers will tell you there are significant advantages to caring for individuals and families in their own homes. The home setting is intimate. It helps foster familiarity, sharing, connections, and caring between clients, families and their nurses. If you are interested in a rewarding career with us, this might be the perfect opportunity for you! 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.
In this position you will:
Provide medical social work services to patients and families including assessment, counseling, casework, community resource referral, advocacy and discharge planning utilizing current practice knowledge and skill.
Consult and educate staff, volunteers and community of the social and emotional factors related to the care of the terminally ill patient and the family.
Provide social work in accordance with the NASW Code of Ethics and Providence Hospice and Home Care philosophy, policies, and procedures.
All required documentation will be complete, accurate and timely.
Promote and practice patient/family, personal and environmental safety while performing job duties according to agency policies and procedures.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Master’s Degree in Social Work from an accredited school of social work
Current WA Registered Counselor or Social Worker Licensure
Current Healthcare Provider Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification
Valid Washington State driver’s license and daily access to a reliable, insured vehicle
1 year experience in a healthcare setting
Pr eferred qualifications for this position include:
Prior experience in home health setting
2 years experience in a healthcare setting
About the ministry you will serve.
Providence Hospice and Home Care provides quality, timely, comprehensive medical care in the homes of patients in Snohomish County in Washington State, including Camano Island. Our Mission is to improve the quality of life of our community by providing professional, compassionate, quality care, in appropriate settings, enabling individuals and families to manage health care problems and life-threatening illnesses. The wide-ranging care we provide includes the service of physicians, registered nurses, CWCN registered nurse wound care specialists, medical social workers, rehabilitation therapists, home health aides, chaplains and volunteers.
Our Inpatient Hospice Care Center provides a unique alternative to traditional home-based care for hospice patients who need symptom management which cannot be provided in the home. Located at Providence Regional Medical Center Everett, the center serves patients in the hospital and offers the community a complete continuum of hospice care.
For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:
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.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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.
Job Category: Social Work
Location: Washington-Walla Walla
Req ID: 285725