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Job TitleSocial Worker
Job Title NoteFull Time
Job SummaryReports to the Assistant Administrator. Meets new residents and families and completes social history/assessment. Completes MDS assessments and develops care plans for mood, behavior and psychological components. Completes quarterly progress notes and routine charting. Reviews advance directives and assists with implementation of new directives and Polst forms. Attends house report meeting daily and follows up on social services related issues. Refer residents for psychological/psychiatric services, including completion of involuntary petitions as needed for admit for inpatient psychiatric treatment. Refers residents for palliative and hospice care. Files abuse/complaint reports and all necessary investigation and follow up. Provides crisis intervention and assists in referral/admission process. Promotes Resident Rights. Coordinates discharge assessment and planning. Participate in the quality assurance process. Provide in-servicing for staff, residents, and families as needed. Participates in Bereavement Team. All other duties assigned.
Minimum QualificationsBachelor’s degree in social work, counseling, psychology, human services or other related field required. Excellent charting, verbal, and communication skills required. Two (2) years related experience required, nursing home experience preferred. Managerial experience preferred. Licensed or clinical social work preferred. Requires excellent follow through and organizational skills. Knowledge of Point Click Care medical software preferred.
Salary RangeD.O.Q.
Apply ToSunny Hill Nursing Home 421 Doris Ave Joliet IL 60433 815-768-8416 (fax)
Apply byOpen until filled
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Disclaimer*Completed Will County Employment Application, Resume and Cover Letter may be submitted by mail, fax or hand delivered. Only interviewed applicants will be notified of the selection process. Equal Opportunity Employer

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