Licensed Medical Social Worker
Company: Hospice of South Texas
Posted on: June 6, 2021
function is to provide coordinated care in the home to patients of
all age groups and perform psychosocial assessments, analysis,
counseling and referrals to meet the needs of the
Master's Degree in Social Work from a State accredited
Texas Certification; Texas Driver's License.
One (1) year social worker experience in a health care
Working knowledge of community resources. Good interpersonal
skills. Hepatitis profile.
Reliable transportation. Valid auto liability
and Mental Effort:
standing, walking and sitting required; requires working under some
stressful conditions to meet deadlines and patient/family needs;
and to make quick decisions and resource acquisition; meet
patient/family psychosocial needs.
Environmental and Working
Works in patient
homes in various conditions. Occasional exposure to infectious
diseases; ability to travel locally; some exposure to unpleasant
Essential Function and
- Assess hospice
patients to identify psychosocial, financial, environmental and
community needs as evidenced by POC documentation, clinical
records, team meeting minutes and community resources
- Use effective
interpersonal relations and communication skills; facilitates the
use of these skills by other team members to achieve desirable
- Meet mandatory
continuing education requirements of the agency/licensing
commitment, professional growth and competency by maintaining a
working knowledge of public and private eligibility standards and
- Promote Agency
philosophy and administrative policies to ensure quality of
interdisciplinary team meeting, participate in the patient care
planning process and collaborates with Interdisciplinary Team to
promote coordination of patient care.
- Accept clinical
assignments that are consistent with education and competence to
meet the needs of the patients.
Keywords: Hospice of South Texas, Victoria , Licensed Medical Social Worker, Other , Victoria, Texas
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