Licensed Social Worker - LSW
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Date Posted: 9/9/2019

Job Description

Woodlands Place Rehabilitation Suites

5600 Woodlands Trail

Denison, TX 75020

P: 903-462-1200

F: 903-462-1201

 

Full Time: Monday-Friday 8am-5pm

 

About Us:

Woodlands Place Rehabilitation Suites is the newest state-of-the-art healthcare and rehabilitation center in Denison, Texas. We offer 133 beds of skilled nursing care and our facility is equipped to provide both short-term rehabilitation and long-term care. Our staff consists of licensed therapists, nurses and  social workers with independent physicians working closely with our team. Our goal is to provide our residents with the highest level of care to assist them attain their highest level of function.

 

Position Summary:

The Licensed Social Worker will assist in the planning, developing, organizing, implementing, evaluating, and directing of the Social Services Department within the hospital in accordance with current existing Federal, State and local standards as well as our established policies and procedures to ensure that the medically related emotional and social needs of patients and/or residents are met and maintained on an individual basis. They will develop and manage the initial contact as necessary with the discharge planner, family or responsible party to initiate tour of the hospital and follow up procedures. The Licensed Social Worker will also develop and maintain a good working rapport with intra-department personnel, other departments within the hospital and outside community health, welfare and social agencies to ensure that social service programs can be properly maintained to meet the needs of the patients/residents. Finally, they will keep abreast of current federal and state regulations as well as professional standards.

Qualifications:

  • Ideal candidate must be a skilled communicator, director and motivator
  • Must have a current, unencumbered Social Work license, valid in – TX
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work strongly preferred
  • Must have at least 3+ years of experience in a health care facility; preferably an acute care hospital
  • Must be able to organize and prioritize many tasks effectively
  • Must have reliable transportation

 

Benefits:

All of our employees are valued and receive a competitive hourly rate; our full time team members are valued and offered a benefit package designed to fit their needs and those of their family, which includes: 

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance/ Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Life Insurance Coverage
  • Short and Long-Term Disability Options
  • Tuition Reimbursement & Nursing Loan Repayment Programs
  • 401 (k) Savings Plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • DailyPay option available! – Get your pay, when you need it.
  • MetLife Auto and Home Insurance - employee discount available
  • Helping Friends Foundation
  • Employee Assistance Plan
  • Tickets at Work - entertainment ticket discounts
  • Purchasing Power - online purchase/payroll deduction
  • In-facility education programs and more!

 

*Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Vets/Disabled. Drug-free/Smoke-free work environment.

Req. ID:010419 | 90478 - Woodlands Place Rehabilitation Suites

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Denison, TX
  • Job Type: Health Care
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 9/9/2019

About Us

Woodlands Place Rehabilitation Suites is the newest state-of-the-art healthcare and rehabilitation center in Denison, Texas. We offer 133 beds of skilled nursing care and our facility is equipped to provide both short-term rehabilitation and long-term care. Our staff consists of licensed therapists, nurses and social workers with independent physicians working closely with our team. Our goal is to provide our residents with the highest level of care to assist them attain their highest level of function.