Skilled SOCIAL WORKER Needed for Integrated Nursing Facility
Part Time - McKeesport, Pa
Riverside Care Center is a comprehensive skilled nursing facility dedicated to providing high-quality whole-patient care. Through its comprehensive onsite services including cardiac, orthopedic, wound and memory support, our center has come to revolutionize senior care, helping its clients maximize their health, well-being and overall quality of life during these critical elder years.
To aid in this mission, the center seeks a Social Worker to assist the Director of Social Services in all day-to-day functions of the unit. This important role will oversee a number of vital services, including the evaluation of individual resident’s social needs and devising comprehensive care plans accordingly.
The Social Worker will also be responsible for stepping in during periods of his/her director’s absence and, as such, strong administrative, supervisorial experience, patience and outstanding interpersonal skills are essential. Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree in social work, with working knowledge of federal, state and Medicaid/Medicare regulations. Experience in a healthcare or medical social work environment catering to geriatric/frail clientele is preferred.