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  • Social Worker

    Job Locations US-NV-Las Vegas
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(9/24/2018 6:09 PM)
    Job ID
    2018-11319
    Facility
    Silver Ridge Healthcare Center
    Category
    Social Services
  • Overview

    Silver Ridge Healthcare Center is looking for a seasoned Social Worker to join their team!  

     

    Silver Ridge provides both short-term rehabilitation and long-term care at the highest standards. We provide comprehensive skilled nursing care using state-of-the-art medical equipment and progressive treatment plans promoting quality care. The Social Workers are responsible to provide assessment and psychological interventions to residents.The core function of this department is to identify and provide for each of our residents' social, emotional and pyschological needs.

     

    We are proud of our "Homeward Bound" rehabilitation program that encourages residents to return home once therapy is completed. We also offer a transitional room for preparation in returning home.

     

    As the Social Worker, you will get to work within a very supportive interdisciplinary care team consistenting of staff from multiple departments.  It is the responsibility of this team to develop a customized plan of care that addresses specific care needs and therapy goals necessary for each resident.

     

    Silver Ridge

     

    BUILDING SPECIFICS:

    • Licensed for 148 beds.
    • Clinical Excellence Award winner in 2017
    • Operational Excellence Award winner for 8 years in a row.

     

     KEY JOB FUNCTION:

    • Understands the MDS Process and accurately assesses, documents and provides interventions for assigned case load.
    • Ensures accurate, on-going assessment and care planning for identified psychological needs for assigned case load.
    • Facilitates discharges that accurately meet the needs wishes and goals of the resident and family.
    • Attends Walking Rounds, PPS meetings, family and resident conferences as assigned.
    • Effectively communicates with clinicians and caregivers to identify clinical or service problems and create solutions.

    Minimum Requirements

    • At least 1 year of experience in Social Work.
    • Must possess a Bachelors Degree in Social Work or other related field.
    • Must have a valid Social Worker license in Nevada.

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