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Sanford Health Senior Social Worker | Home Care/Hospice Bemidji in Bemidji, Minnesota

Sanford Health is one of the largest and fastest-growing not-for-profit health systems in the United States. We're proud to offer many development and advancement opportunities to our nearly 50,000 members of the Sanford Family who are dedicated to the work of health and healing across our broad footprint.

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Facility: Home Care Hospice
Location: Bemidji, MN
Address: 3201 Pine Ridge Ave, Bemidji, MN 56601, USA
Shift: Day
Job Schedule: Part time
Weekly Hours: 24.00

Job Summary

Displays ability to apply the knowledge and skills of advanced social work practice, responding to suspected abuse, neglect or violence in accordance with the National Association of Social Work Code of Ethics policies and procedures alongside the appropriate state laws. Possesses an expert level of critical thinking and in-depth psychosocial assessments. Exhibits ability to apply complex concepts to situations. If carrying the correct licensure, may diagnose patients/clients/residents. May provide specialized counseling and support.

Serves as a member of the interdisciplinary team in providing assistance with social, emotional and economic concerns of the patients/clients/residents and families/caregivers, thus enabling them to achieve or maintain an optimal level of functioning. Utilizes appropriate age-related patient/client/resident care protocols relating to the physical and psychological needs of neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult or geriatric patient/client/resident. May work closely with the additional clinical staff to achieve fiscally sound and timely continued planning outcomes. Possesses advanced knowledge of the principles of teamwork. Understands the impact of illness on the patient/client/resident and families/caregivers. Demonstrates knowledge and clinical experience in the psychosocial and economic management of problems commonly occurring with an illness and may provide brief therapy as appropriate. Possesses ability to work with growth and development needs of patient/client/resident populations.

Department Details

Our department is unique because we have the privilege to provide care and services in our client’s home where they are most comfortable. We have the opportunity to get to know our clients and their family members very well. We are looking to add to our amazing team!

Qualifications

Master’s degree in Social Work from an accredited curriculum required.

In Minnesota, must follow Minnesota State statute regarding social worker education. If working in Minnesota, other education accepted according to and based upon Minnesota statue. Healthcare and/or mental health hospital experience preferred.

Depending on location, Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required within six weeks of employment. Depending on position, may be required to possess multi-state licensure privilege.

Must possess a license in good standing in state(s) of practice. In Minnesota:

  • Licensed Graduated Social Worker (LGSW)

  • Licensed Independent Social Worker (LISW)

  • Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW)

  • OR other allowed credential based on Minnesota statute

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet.

If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to talent@sanfordhealth.org .

Job Function: Care Coordination
Req Number: R-32184
Featured: No