Covenant Care - Resource Center Social Worker in Las Vegas, Nevada
Covenant Care was founded in 1994 by healthcare industry professionals who wanted to create a company that would exceed customer expectations through quality care. Through modest and focused growth, our "Family" has grown to include over 8,000 healthcare professionals in over 57 healthcare and rehabilitation centers. We care for over 4,000 residents and patients in our facilities.
Silver Hills Health Care Center, in Las Vegas, NV is looking for an experienced Social Worker to join their team. We are a 155 bed facility located in a quiet residential area of Northwest Las Vegas. We have solid internal processes and support from Covenant Care that focuses on the success of the patients. We were awarded Covenant Care's Operational Excellence awad and Clinical Excellence award for 2016. We are very proud of our team and their passion for putting their patients and their family first.
This is a fast paced and patient focused environment. We currently have 2 Social Workers on our team. This position will make 3 and we are very excited to be adding an additional team member. Our calse load is managable and is a mix of rehab and long term care. If you like variety in your day and being part of a supportive team - please apply right away!!
POSITION SUMMARY: The purpose of this position is to provide assessment and psychological interventions to residents and discharge planning.
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.
One (1) year of experience in Social Work.
A Bachelor's Degree in Social Work or other related field.
Must meet all license, certification, training or credentials as required by Nevada. For this role - we do require a Social Work License.
External Company Name: Covenant Care California, LLC
External Company URL: http://www.covenantcare.com/