Meridian Health SOCIAL WORKER II HOMECARE in Neptune, New Jersey

How have you impacted someone’s life today? At Meridian At Home we take exceptional pride in our work and are passionate about delivering the highest quality of clinical care. Applying innovative services within the comforts of patient’s homes, Meridian At Home is changing the way home care is delivered. We are looking for a part time Social Worker for our Monmouth County office.

The responsibilities for the home care Social Worker II include:

  • Evaluate the social and emotional needs of patient's in accordance with agency policies and procedures applicable to social work standards and governmental laws and requirements within the scope of medical home care

  • Instructing and counseling patients and families in treating and coping with social and emotional needs.

  • Performs initial psychosocial and bereavement assessment that assists interdisciplinary team's plan of care and treatment goals.

  • Utilizes appropriate counseling methodologies based upon the social and emotional needs of the patient

  • Utilizes appropriate counseling methodologies based upon the social and emotional needs of the patient

The qualifications of the Social Worker II include:

  • Master's degree in Social Work from a school accredited by the of Social Work educators

  • LSW or LCSW

  • Hospice experience preferred

  • l year experience in Masters level social work position required.If you feel that the above description speaks directly to your strengths and capabilities, then please apply today!

Job ID: 2016-18718

Process Level Name: MERIDIAN HOME CARE

Shift: Day

Shift Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30-12:30