MSW/LMSW Social Worker - Home Health - PRN
Department: University Hospitals
Full/Part Time/PRN: PRN
Experience and Education
Participates in development and update of Plan of Treatment.
Evaluates patient and home environment to determine social and phychological factors related to patient's health problems.
Prepares and submits to agency psychosocial histories, clinical and progress notes. Observes and reports on patient/family reaction to treatment.
Counsels patient and/or family in understanding, accepting and adjusting to patient's health problems and emotional care.
Identifies, informs and refers patient/family to available community resources.
Coordinates discharge planning.
Interprets to the community the role of social work in the Agency's programs.
Participates in planning, development and delivery of staff in-service education programs.
Participates in Continuing Quality Improvement Program. Monitors adherence to policies, procedures and protocols.
Performs other ralated duties as assigned or requested.
UT Southwestern Medical Center is committed to an educational and working environment that provides equal opportunity to all members of the University community. In accordance with federal and state law, the University prohibits unlawful discrimination, including harassment, on the basis of: race; color; religion; national origin; gender, including sexual harassment; age; disability; citizenship; and veteran status. In addition, it is UT Southwestern policy to prohibit discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.