Part-time Social Worker (LMSW)
at Houston Hospice

Date Posted: 10/8/2021

Job Description

Part-time Social Worker (LMSW)

Social workers provide detailed psychosocial assessments and social work support services to patients and families.  Assists with aspects of the hospice bereavement program as requested.

Job Requirements

Part-time Social Worker (LMSW)

  • Social Work degree from school of social work accredited or approved by the Council on Social Work Education; Master’s degree preferred.
  • Licensed by the State of Texas to practice Social Work.
  • Minimum one-year experience in health care field preferred.
  • Effective interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
  • Excellent organizational skills to handle a variety of tasks simultaneously.
  • Ability to accommodate multi-faith beliefs and cultural backgrounds of patients/families.
  • Ability to function as part of interdisciplinary team.
  • Ability to travel to multi-work locations during workday and evening as needed.
  • Must have reliable, insured vehicle and valid Texas Driver’s license.
  • Knowledge of applicable Federal/State laws governing and hospice licensure.       

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    About Us

    Founded in 1980, Houston Hospice is a leader in hospice care for people of all ages. We are Houston's oldest, largest, independent hospice and we are proud to be a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit organization that is community-based and community-supported.

    Headquartered in the Texas Medical Center, Houston Hospice's service area is covered through three strategically located offices to serve a ten-county area. We believe no one should live in pain or in fear of being alone. Teams of physicians, nurses, hospice aides, social workers, chaplains, counselors and trained volunteers provide physical, emotional and spiritual support in homes, assisted living facilities, and in our Margaret Cullen Marshall Hospice Care Center located in the Texas Medical Center. Teams work with primary care physicians, patients and families to identify goals and create a unique plan of care for each patient. We offer educated counsel and compassionate support and bereavement counseling to loved ones and family members.

    Houston Hospice is an in-network provider for most insurance companies and is licensed by Medicare and Medicaid. Houston Hospice is a member of the Texas Medical Center, Texas Non-Profit Hospice Alliance and the Texas New Mexico Hospice Organization. Houston Hospice is accredited by the National Institute for Jewish Hospice and by Community Health Accreditation Program, Inc (CHAP). CHAP accreditation publicly certifies that an organization has voluntarily met the highest standards of excellence for home and/or community-based health care.

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