Life Care Centers of America, Inc (additional) SOCIAL SERVICES ASSISTANT in Kapolei, Hawaii

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SOCIAL SERVICES ASSISTANTKa Punawai Ola

Position type:Part-timeShift:Weekdays

Position SummaryThe SOCIAL SERVICES ASSISTANT provides assistance to the Social Services department to ensure all medically-related emotional and social needs of patients are met in accordance with all applicable laws, regulations, and Life Care standards.

Education, Experience, and Licensure Requirements

  • Must be a high school graduate or equivalent

  • Prior health-care experience preferred

Specific Job Requirements

  • Must possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action

  • Must be knowledgeable of practices and procedures as well as the laws, regulations, and guidelines governing functions in the post-acute care facility

  • Must have the ability to implement and interpret the programs, goals, objectives, policies, and procedures of the department

  • Must perform proficiently in all competency areas including but not limited to: general social services responsibilities, patient rights, and safety and sanitation

  • Maintains professional working relationships with all associates, vendors, etc.

  • Maintains confidentiality of all proprietary and/or confidential information

  • Must understand and follow company policies including harassment and compliance procedures

  • Displays integrity and professionalism by adhering to Life Care'sCode of Conductand completes mandatoryCode of Conductand other appropriate compliance training

Essential Functions

  • Must be able to assist with the social services program to meet the medically-related social and emotional needs of patients as well as Federal, State, corporate, and division guidelines

  • Must be able to document appropriately and timely, according to State law

  • Must be able to assist social worker(s) in supporting patients and families through education, financial planning assistance, liaison with community agencies, etc.

  • Must exhibit excellent customer service and a positive attitude towards patients

  • Must be able to assist in the evacuation of patients

  • Must demonstrate dependable, regular attendance

  • Must be able to concentrate and use reasoning skills and good judgment

  • Must be able to communicate and function productively on an interdisciplinary team

  • Must be able to sit, stand, bend, lift, push, pull, stoop, walk, reach, and move intermittently during working hours

  • Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language

We offer competitive pay in a team-oriented environment.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

LCAD 110308

Kapolei, HI

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