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Stella Maris Social Worker in Timonium, Maryland

Like the Sisters of Mercy before us, we witness God’s healing love for all people by providing excellent clinical and residential services within a community of compassionate care.

As a leader in eldercare for nearly 70 years, we are always looking for qualified people to join the Stella Maris team. If you are interested in becoming a part of our highly committed team of employees, please consider applying today.

JOB SUMMARY:

This position provides direct social work services to nursing home and rehabilitation patients and families. Services include admission, psychosocial assessment, plan of care, linkage with community resources, counseling, crisis intervention, and discharge planning. Assumes responsibility for required documentation in compliance with State and federal regulations.

SHIFT: Full Time (8am-4:30pm)

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Services include admission, psychosocial assessment, plan of care, linkage with community resources, counseling, crisis intervention, and discharge planning.

  • Responsible for required documentation in compliance with State and federal regulations.

  • Assesses bereavement issues of families and makes timely and appropriate referrals to Center for Grief and Loss.

  • Facilitates effective communication between patient/family and home care team members.

  • Provides appropriate information and referral services to patients and families/caregivers.

  • Assumes responsibility for discharge planning as needed

    QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Master’s Degree in Social Work

  • Experience in hospice or medical setting

  • Strong discharge planning experience

    Stella Maris offers an excellent benefit package including competitive salary, excellent health benefits, PTO, and bonus programs.

    Stella Maris is an equal opportunity employer.

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