Full-Time; variable days, 8a-4:30p days. Under the supervision of the Hospice Coordinator, the Hospice Social Worker performs medical social services for Hospice patients and their families. The ideal candidate should be comfortable with performing assessments and helping patients adapt to their limitations and assisting families with important decisions about their loved ones. Develop care plans for patients and provide therapeutic support as needed. Assists in transitions from home environment to nursing facilities when additional care is needed. Build rapport with patients and their families and relay all concerns to supervisory case manager. Education requirements: MSW or Baccalaureate degree in social work or in psychology, sociology, or other field related to social work with 1 year of social work experience in a healthcare setting. Must have current certification as social worker in Nebraska and a valid drivers license.
Beatrice Community Hospital and Health Center
Human Resources Department
P O Box 278
Beatrice NE 68310
402-223-7379 or FAX 402-223-6538