Make the most of every moment –it’s the heart of our philosophy and mission at Capital Caring, a leader in hospice and palliative care in the DC metro region. We live our mission of improving the care of people facing life-limiting illness every day and are seeking a dedicated, Social Worker to join us in our DC Neighborhood!
Our Core Values include:
Employment with Capital Caring comes with great benefits - with flexibility to choose the health and welfare plans to best meet your needs.
POSITION SUMMARY: The Social Worker, an active member of the Capital Caring Interdisciplinary Team, provides a wide variety of direct and indirect social work services to patients/caregivers/families in accordance with the individualized plan of care, as prescribed by the physician. The Social Worker actively participates in coordination of all aspects of the patient’s care, in accordance with current professional standards and practice. She/he participates in ongoing interdisciplinary comprehensive assessment; develops and evaluates the Plan of Care; contributes to patient and family counseling and education, and participates in the QUAPI program and hospice sponsored in-service training.
LICENSURE: Must be licensed or license eligible in compliance with jurisdiction of practice (LCSW, LPC).
EDUCATION: MSW from school accredited by the Council on Social Work Education.
EXPERIENCE: Two years of master’s level experience in an interdisciplinary health care setting preferred.