Brookdale Senior Living Inc.
Farmington Hills, MI
Job #: MSWHHfarMI621290
A career with Brookdale Healthcare Services has never been so rewarding! We own and operate multiple hospice agencies around the country, with a full spectrum of care designed to respect the dignity of the people we care for. We focus on skilled and compassionate care while providing comfort and freedom from pain, and as much independence and control as possible.
Its more than a job: its a passion.
Brookdale Healthcare Services is looking for a Hospice Social Worker to provide services in the Farmington Hills area. Join a dynamic team of health care providers focused on support and comfort for all our patients.
Responsible for the implementation of standards of care for medical social work services and for adherence to essential job functions, state and federal regulations
Assess the psychosocial status of patients and families/caregivers related to the patients terminal illness and environment
Counsel patient and family/caregivers as needed regarding stress and other identified coping difficulties. Provides crisis intervention when necessary
Direct all daily patient social service operations including providing direct oversight of the establishment and implementation of social service policies
Participate in the development of the individualized plan of care, involving the patient and family, and attends regularly scheduled interdisciplinary group meetings, assisting the team in recognizing the effects of the psychosocial stresses on the symptoms of the terminal illness*
Required skills and qualifications:
Masters Social Worker degree from a school of social work accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)
One year of hospice experience
Active license in good standing within the state of practice
If youre a Brookdale associate, please consider referring someone through the Good People Program!
Brookdale is an EOE-(Equal Opportunity Employer) and drug-free workplace.
/Brookdale offers a number of benefits to full-time associates including, but not limited to: medical, dental, vision, disability, life, paid time off, educational reimbursement. All associates, age 21 and older, are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan./
Brookdale Senior Living Inc.
Website : https://www.brookdale.com/
At Brookdale, you can expect us to be a trusted partner by listening and understanding your needs, discussing potential solutions and options, mutually determining the right thing to do and working with you to take action together. Then we customize a solution that puts the life you want within reach. It is our job to provide solutions for the unmet needs of those who seek senior living solutions. We do this in more than 600 retirement communities, and with a wide range of innovative programs and services. Brookdale has nearly 50,000 associates whose passion, courage and true sense of partnership make Brookdale what it is. More than a company, it is a calling.