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Hospice Social Worker – Ridgeland, MS

Job Description

Fast growing Multi-state Hospice Company seeking a Social Worker to join our team in the Ridgeland, MS area! Want to make a difference in your community? Want more flexibility and autonomy? Family & team oriented environment with flexible work schedules.

Social Worker Responsibilities:

  • Provide information on hospice services and psychosocial services to terminally ill patients and their families.
  • Regularly assess and re-evaluate the patient and family psychosocial needs.
  • Admit appropriate patients to the program with completion of all admission paperwork in a timely manner and within regulatory guidelines and timeframes.
  • Attend all mandatory in-services, meetings, and training sessions as required.

Social Worker Qualifications:

  • College graduate of an accredited college with a Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s Degree.
  • Current Social Worker license.
  • Experience working in IDT / Multi-disciplinary functions.
  • Hospice experience a plus.

Job Type: Full-time