Avamere Health Services Social Services Coordinator (AVA) in Gladstone, Oregon

Overview:

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Social Services Coordinator: Avamere Rehab of ClackamasFull-time Day shift available

Please apply online at:

Avamere Rehab of Clackamas220 E. Hereford St.Gladstone, OR 97027(503) 656-0393

The primary purpose of this position is to plan, organize, develop and direct the overall operation of our facility’s Social Services Department to assure that the medically related emotional and social needs of the resident are met and maintained.

Responsibilities/Qualifications/Skillset:

  • Develop assessments and written plans of care to identify the needs of each resident.

  • Ensure that all components of the care plan are being followed by reviewing MDS’s and nurses’ notes and attending meetings.

  • Effectively communicate information concerning a patient’s condition with other departments and government agencies.

  • Participate in the discharge planning, providing information to residents and families of programs available.

  • Seek out new methods and make recommendations on changes in policies and procedures based on current federal and state regulations.

  • Create and uphold an atmosphere of warmth, patience, enthusiasm, and a calm and cheerful environment.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Social Services, Master’s Degree strongly preferred.

  • 2 – 5 years’ experience in social services in a Skilled Nursing or similar health care setting.

  • Knowledgeable of the rules, regulations and guidelines that govern nursing care facilities.

  • Understanding of Medicare, Medicaid, and private insurances.

  • Excellent oral and written communication.

  • Maintain confidentiality of all resident care information in accordance with HIPAA guidelines.

Facility Information:

The Avamere Family of Companies takes a holistic approach to post-acute care. We have designed a service that combines all of healthcare companies and healthcare professionals tied by the common goal of providing seamless care and support for all of our patients.

Avamere Rehabilitation of Clackamas is a 55 bed facility offering skilled nursing, transitional rehab, respite care, Alzheimer’s, long term care, and hospice. Avamere Clackamas is a community based facility that provides a sense of home to their patients at every stage of care. Residents are able to enjoy our sunroom, or get outside onto our beautiful patio. We boast longevity with our staff and we are currently seeking top notch talent interested in being a part of our long term interdisciplinary team.

Category Social Services

Shift Day

Hours Full-Time

Union Position No

Location Avamere Rehabilitation of Clackamas

Address 220 E Hereford

City Gladstone

State OR

Zip 97027