Centers Health Care

Schenectady, NY

Nursing Home Social Worker

Posted 12 days ago

Job Description

Nursing Home Social Worker

Schenectady Center is actively seeking an experienced Social Worker for our Skilled Nursing Facility in Schenectady, NY. The ideal candidate will have prior experience in a long-term care setting, and experience in training and leading clinical staff.

DUTIES:

  • Maintaining and/or improving the residents ability to control everyday physical needs and mental/psychosocial needs
  • Identifying individual social and emotional needs
  • Developing and Maintaining individualized care plans
  • Participating in the planning of the residents admission, community re-entry, or transfer to another facility
  • Participating in interdisciplinary care plan meetings to ensure treatment of the social and emotional needs of the resident

REQUIREMENTS:

  • EXPERIENCE WITH MDS 3.0
  • Discharge planning experience required
  • Long term care/ sub-acute experience required
  • BSW/MSW is preferred

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About Us:

Schenectady Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing is a 240-bed rehabilitation and skilled nursing facility located near the lively, reinvigorated downtown. With a long tradition of supporting the community-and being an active part of it-Schenectady Center is one of the newest in all of New York State with modern fixtures, contemporary features, and the latest amenities throughout. Our patient-centered therapy sessions are delivered by our caring, compassionate, expert team and will ensure that your program is tailored to your specific rehabilitation needs. Schenectady Center is a proud member of the Centers Health Care Consortium.

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