Social Worker BSW


Social Worker AdventHealth Dade City

Location Address: 13100 Fort King Rd, Dade City, FL 33525

Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Dade City:

  • Accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI & Resuscitation (American College of Cardiology)
  • Accredited as a Comprehensive Bariatric Center under the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP)
  • Primary Stroke Center Designation (AHCA)
  • Leapfrog Safety Grade A, Fall 2020
  • Blue Distinction® Center for Bariatric Surgery (Blue Cross Blue Shield)
  • UnitedHealthcare Bariatric Center of Excellence (United Healthcare)
  • Lifestyle activities and community growth

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Completes a social history / assessment for each patient within forty-eight hours of admission.
  • The Plan of Care is coordinated with peers and other disciplines, as well as seeking out appropriate resources for implementing the plan of care as demonstrated through observation and peer review.
  • Completes the appropriate sections of the Resident Assessment Instrument, for each patient, by the fifth and fourteenth day after admission.
  • Makes appropriate and timely referrals to outside agencies.
  • Assists the Activities Coordinator as needed.
  • Documents the patient’s response to social service interventions.
  • Plans a discharge program that provides maximum benefit to the patient and family.
  • Reports any noted changes in patient’s status to the nurse in a timely manner.
  • Able to identify signs and symptoms of abuse / neglect and reports such findings immediately to the Nurse Manager.

What You Will Need:

  • A Bachelor Degree in Social Work or a Bachelor Degree in a human services field, including but not limited to; Sociology, Special Education, Rehabilitation, Rehabilitation Counseling, or Psychology.
  • One year of supervised social work experience in a health care setting, working directly with patients or residents.
  • BLS

Job Summary:

The Social Service Coordinator is a member of the Interdisciplinary Care Team.  He/she is responsible for assisting the patient attain or maintain the highest practical mental, physical and psychosocial wellbeing possible.  Social service needs are identified with the patient and family; formulates a plan, sets goals and educates the patient and family.  Evaluates patient outcomes in response to the plan and revises as patient needs / responses requires. Represents the Transitional Care Unit in a professional and courteous manner. 

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
Full time
Dade City, FL 33525, US