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Hospice Social Worker Offsite FT Days

Req #: 17009532
Location: Ormond Beach, FL
Job Category: Hospice
Organization: Florida Hospital Flagler

Work Hours/Shift

Florida Hospital Flagler
At Florida Hospital Flagler, we’re deeply rooted in the community and strive to extend the healing ministry of Christ in everything we do. Our recently constructed, state-of-the-art hospital in Palm Coast, Florida is equipped with the latest technology, specially trained experts, and advanced care centers. 
Florida Hospital Flagler is owned and operated by Adventist Health System, a faith-based health care organization. Through our Christian mission of hope, health and healing, we strive to promote wellness of mind, body and spirit. At Florida Hospital Flagler, providing the best possible care to our community requires hiring the best possible care providers.
  • The Joint Commission has recognized Florida Hospital Flagler as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures
  • Accredited Orthopedic Center of Excellence from The Joint Commission. The Joint Commission has also recognized Florida Hospital Flagler as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures
  • Recognized by the American Heart Association as a Platinum-Level Fit-Friendly Worksite
  • “A” rating on patient safety from The Leapfrog Group based on our exemplary services, processes and structures
  • Designated Breast Imaging Center of Excellence according to the American College of Radiology (ACR)
  • Commission on Cancer Accreditation recognizing commitment to provide exceptional care to patients
  • Named a Gallup Great Workplace Award winner for fifth year in a row

You will be responsible for:

  • Demonstrates critical thinking skills, analysis and sound clinical judgment in the care of hospice patients/families and uses the social work process to address the physical, emotional, psychosocial, and spiritual needs of patients and families
  • Conducts a systematic assessment of the physical, psychosocial, and functional aspects of the patient and family and their impact on potential outcomes
  • Determines patient/family problems, issues and needs to provide an individualized plan of care with the collaboration of the interdisciplinary group
  • Participates as a member of the Bereavement Team as assigned
  • Maintains accurate, timely documentation and meets Hospice Medicare Conditions of Participation requirements
  • Is proficient with electronic medical record documentation
  • Assures compliance with payor source guidelines
  • Acts in an educational and advocacy role, in patient care, with peers and in the community
  • Recognizes an respects diversity and the influence of personal and cultural values on perceptions regarding health care and their impact on the delivery and quality of care
  • Demonstrates caring behavior and connectedness while maintaining personal and professional boundaries
  • Demonstrates flexibility, responsibility and accountability to promote the well-being of the hospice patient/family and the hospice team
  • Is a good steward of organizational resources

What will you need?

  • Graduate of a Master's program in Social Work required
  • Basic Life Supprt (BLS) required
  • Must have one year experience in a healthcare setting
  • Must be licensed or eligible for licensure within the State of Florida (LCSW)
  • Must maintain active driver's license and auto insurance
  • Must have excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to reflect on professional practice and personal presence in the therapeutic setting
  • Must be able to identify and use community resources in a timely, proactive manner on behalf of the HospiceCare patient/family
  • Must have a sound knowledge of counseling skills
  • Must be able to work independently and exhibit self-direction in maintaining the daily caseload


This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
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