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Sub Acute Social Worker

Job Description

 


The Actors Fund Home, an assisted living, skilled nursing, accredited dementia care and subacute rehabilitation center located in Englewood, NJ, and a recipient of the U.S. News and World Report's coveted "Best Nursing Homes in America", seeks a Sub-Acute Social Worker who will be responsible for guiding patients and their families through the rehabilitation process in our 25 bed Sub-Acute unit. The Social Worker will coordinate admissions to The Actors Fund's sub-acute facility, provide clinical social work services during the patient's stay, and implement a safe discharge once services are completed.


RESPONSIBILITIES


         Work with patients and families to complete psycho-social assessments, admissions documentation, and case management once admitted.


         Schedule Careplan Meetings with patients and families.


         Participate in IDCP team meetings and Utilization Review.


         Communicate with department heads and finance team regarding insurance and financial arrangements.


         Arrange and implement a safe discharge plan, to home or elsewhere, as developed by IDCP team.


         Follow up with patients after discharge.


OTHER RESPONSIBILITIES


         May serve as Administrator on Duty as needed.


         May be asked to cover for Director of Social Services or Director of Admissions.


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS


         Masters of Social Work degree.


         Current New Jersey state license, LSW or LCSW.


         5 years' experience in sub-acute and/or acute care.


         Experience working with seniors preferred.


         Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills.


         Experience with managed care/insurance and public payer sources.


ABOUT THIS POSITION


This is a full-time salaried position based in The Actors Fund Home in Englewood, New Jersey. The Actors Fund offers a competitive salary, as well as a comprehensive benefits package, including: choice of multiple health and dental plan options, voluntary vision, flex and dependent care plans, employer-paid life and long-term disability insurance, supplemental life and disability, 401(k) plan with generous employer match, tuition reimbursement, and generous paid time off.


 



Company Description
The Actors Fund is a national human services organization that fosters stability and resiliency, and provides a safety net for performing arts and entertainment professionals over their lifespan. Through offices in New York, Los Angeles and Chicago, The Fund serves everyone in film, theatre, television, music, opera, radio and dance with programs including social services and emergency financial assistance, health care and insurance counseling, housing, and secondary employment and training services. Visit www.actorsfund.org.



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