Full Time Social Worker(s)
Hospice of Orange & Sullivan Counties, Inc. is currently accepting resumes for a
Full Time Social Worker.
Must be comfortable working with patients and families dealing with advanced illness, death and dying and have knowledge of and commitment to hospice philosophy. Candidate will be responsible to assess the psychosocial status of patients/families/caregivers related to the patient’s terminal illness and environment, and plan interventions based on evaluation findings.
Clinical Supervision available for those seeking Licensed Clinical certification.
Counsel patient/family/caregivers as needed in relationship to stress and other identified coping difficulties related to patient’s dying process.
Participate in the development of the Plan of Care and attend interdisciplinary team case conferences weekly.
Assist physician and other team members in understanding significant social and emotional factors related to health problems and death/dying issues.
Participates in discharge planning when needed. Assists patient/family/caregiver with Advance Directives and funeral arrangements, as needed.
New York State Licensed Master Social Work or Licensed Clinical Social Work .
Ability to work as a team member.
E.O.E. Reliable transportation required. Must have a clean driver’s license with an acceptable driving record.
If interested please fax resume to (845) 561-0809
ATTN: Human Resources