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[ New Jersey Hospice Social Worker New! ] Job Information
Category Hospice Sub Category
Job Type Temporary Full-time Job Status Sourcing
Minimum Education College - Graduate Degree Title
Minimum Experience 1 Year No of Jobs 1
Duration Start Publishing 12/19/2019
Stop Publishing 04/19/2020
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Description

This is a professional position responsible for the provision of a wide range of psychosocial services to terminally ill patients and their families, including completing the comprehensive psychosocial assessment and regularly assessing the patient and family psychosocial needs on an ongoing basis.

The social worker also completes the bereavement risk assessment of the family and provides counseling relative to anticipatory grief issues. Upon completion of the assessment, a psychosocial plan of care is developed with the Interdisciplinary Team (IDT) and the patient/family. It is the role of the social worker to implement and continually revise and reassess this plan relative to the psychosocial and potential bereavement issues of the patient and family.  The social work services provided may include but are not limited to: supportive counseling, problem solving, referrals to community resources, pre-bereavement counseling and support.

NJ LSW with a minimum of one-year hospice social work experience. Valid NJ driver’s license.     

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Posted 12/19/2019 20:19:41