Medical Social Worker – Hospice

Posting Date October 15, 2020
Job Title Medical Social Worker – Hospice
Specialty MSW
Hours FT
Overview We have a full time Medical Social Worker opening in our hospice division! When medical care can no longer offer a cure, hospice focuses on providing patients with comfort, dignity and quality of life as the end of life draws near. At Home Health & Hospice Care in New Hampshire, Hospice is not about giving up hope, but instead about new hope. It’s about carrying out an individual’s wishes at end of life while controlling symptoms and pain. It’s about maximizing a patient’s time with loved ones before they pass on. It’s about providing emotional, spiritual and social support to patients and their families. And when life comes to a close, it’s about helping loved ones cope with and overcome loss. Would you like to be part of our team? Medical Social Worker needed for patients with life-limiting illnesses. Understanding of biopsychosocial, cultural, religious and ethical issues related to advance illness. Clinical experience including family systems, gerontology, substance abuse and crisis intervention. Knowledge of grief, loss and bereavement experience at end of life. Ability to work effectively as part of a multi-disciplinary team, manage a caseload to support patient/family goals in context of a safe plan of care, and complete timely documentation utilizing electronic medical record. Master of Social Work degree required and NH license preferred. Hospice experience a plus. Apply today! EOE,
Qualifications Masters in Social Work End of life or Hospice experience preferred Computer skills
Agency / Location Home Health & Hospice Care-Merrimack
7 Executive Park Drive
Merrimack, NH 03054
Contact Information Debra Lacey SHRM-CP, PHR
Home Health & Hospice Care
7 Executive Park Dr.
Merrimack, NH 03054
Phone: 6036892813
Fax: 603-423-9387
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