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Posted: Tuesday, January 2, 2018 10:18 PM

Why Join the Amedisys Family? We are a growing company that values and rewards our team members, recognizes your special skills and experience and offers opportunities for growth. Join more than 14,000 team members who help change lives every day and share a mission of delivering high quality home health, hospice and private duty care at home. Unique clinical environment: Offer social service support to patients and families one:on:one in their home environment Culture of teamwork: Shine on your own, contribute and support a highly collaborative team Ongoing support: Continuing education, training, tuition assistance and more Clinical distinction: High:level clinical services with outstanding outcomes Advancement: Goal planning and opportunities to develop skills for higher level positions Healthcare leader: Progressive, stable company with 30 years of experience in delivering care at home If youA?re looking for a home where you can put your skills and experience to work, make a difference every day and pursue your goals for the future, join our team.What You Will Do: As a Medical Social Worker (MSW) for Amedisys, you will have the opportunity to assist and counsel patients and their family one on one with health related financial, social and emotional concerns. Your work will include assisting the physician and other members of the patient care team to understand the significance of social and emotional factors related to the patientA?s care. You will contribute to the development of the plan of care with the physician, patient, family and staff to best manage personal, financial and environmental difficulties that may interfere with the health and wellness continuum. A: Counsel patients and families concerning the facilitation of the medical Plan of Care. A: Recognize, identify and utilize community and family resources to assist the patient in long:term plans for life in the community or to learn to live within the limits of the patientA?s disability. A: Participate in discharge planning. A: Coordinate the total Plan of Care and maintain continuity of patient care by liaising with appropriate staff. A: Attend and actively participate in patient care conferences to ensure good coordination of care. Develop, prepare and maintain individualized patient care progress records with accuracy, timeliness and according to policies. A: May supervise Social Worker Assistants as a licensed social worker


• Location: fall river, South Coast

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