Company: Heritage Communities
Posted on: January 27, 2023
Department: OnCare - Arizona
Community Location: OnCare AZ - 6775 W. Happy Valley Rd
City and State: Peoria, AZ
"Caring for those that once cared for us is one of life's greatest
We are looking for a Social Worker to join us at Heritage OnCare
Hospice to support our patients!
Assesses the psychosocial status of patients and
families/caregivers related to the patient's terminal illness and
environment and communicates findings to the registered nurse and
other members of the interdisciplinary group.
Carries out social evaluations, including family dynamics,
caregiver abilities, communication patterns, high risks for
suicide, neglect, or abuse and plans intervention based on
Assesses for, and educates interdisciplinary groups, on any special
needs related to the culture of the patient and family.
Maintains clinical records on all patients referred to social
Educates patients and families on, and assists in, the preparation
of advanced directives.
Maintains collaborative relationships with organization personnel
to support patient care.
Participates in the development of the individualized plan of care,
involving the patient and family, and attends regularly scheduled
interdisciplinary group meetings
Assists physician and other team members in understanding
significant social and emotional factors related to health problems
and death/dying issues.
Our Social Workers Must Have:
A graduate of a master's program in social work (MSW) accredited by
the Council on Social Work Education
Minimum of one (1) years' experience in health care, hospice
experience preferred. Understands hospice philosophy, and issues of
Experience in hospice care preferred.
Come Join Our Team
For more information contact us at
Keywords: Heritage Communities, Peoria , Social Worker, Healthcare , Peoria, Arizona
Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!