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United Methodist Homes Social Worker in Binghamton, New York

Social Worker

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  • Hilltop Adult Care

  • Binghamton, NY, USA

  • Per Diem

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United Methodist Homes' Hilltop Campus in Johnson City, NY is committed to serving our community by offering exceptional senior care options while simultaneously creating an employee-friendly environment. Successful United Methodist Homes employees all have one thing in common truly caring about the people we serve. With quality and compassionate care always top-of-mind, our environment offers supportive teamwork and opportunities for healthcare professionals to learn and grow!

United Methodist Homes is currently hiring a per diem Social Worker. This opportunity would be a temporary full time position (Monday - Friday from 8am-4:30pm) until the end of January and then, work as needed (per diem.

What will I do?

  • Assist in planning, developing, organizing, implementing, evaluating, and directing the social service programs of this facility.

  • Reviews Admission paperwork and addresses advanced directives (Do Not Resuscitate, Health Care Proxy and Living Wills)

  • Interview residents/families to obtain social history

  • Assist in developing preliminary and comprehensive assessments of the social service needs of each resident

  • Review and revise care plans and assessments as necessary

  • Perform administrative requirements, such as completing necessary forms, reports, etc. and submitting such to the Director as required

  • Ensure that all charted progress notes are informative and descriptive of the services provided and of the resident's response to the service

  • Review nurses' notes during the reference period and PRN to determine if the care plan is being followed. Report problem areas to the DONs

  • Interpret social, psychological, and emotional needs of the resident/family to the medical staff, attending physician, and other resident care team members

  • Coordinates resident internal moves, discharge planning, and referrals

  • Provides financial assistance with internal moves such as referrals to social service programs, rep payee information, assistance with insurance issues/claims such as Long Term care or Prescription plans

  • Participate in discharge planning; development and implementation of social care plans and resident assessments

What do I need for this role?

  • An individual with a minimum of a bachelor's degree in social work or a bachelor's degree in a human services field

  • One year of supervised social work experience in a health care setting working directly with individuals.

  • Ability to write reports or business correspondence

  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of residents, family members, or employees of organization.

What makes United Methodist Homes unique?

  • We are a faith-based nonprofit organization, committed to serving the community since 1958, and adhering to our mission of providing a wide range of senior living services with truly exceptional care and compassion.

  • We have 2 locations in the Binghamton, NY-area as well as our PA locations in Pittston and Tunkhannock - all providing senior care options and opportunities for career growth!

  • We recognize our success depends on committed staff members. We offer a comprehensive, affordable benefit program which includes spousal and family coverage:

  • Competitive pay rates

  • Incentive compensation programs

  • Health insurance plan with Wellness program options

  • Dental and Vision insurance

  • 403B retirement plan with a generous employer match

  • Paid Time Off

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Tuition Forgiveness for RNs and LPNs

  • Employee referral incentive

United Methodist Homes is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, or veteran status.

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