San Gorgonio Memorial Hospital Banning, CA, USA
Communicates with patients and their families to ensure every effort is directed toward helping them develop an adequate continuing care plan in preparation for discharge from the hospital. Assists patients and their families in resolving personal and environmental difficulties which predispose an individual to illness or interfere with obtaining maximum benefits from medical care. The Medical Social Worker must demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide information and care to the following age groups: newborn, infant, toddler/preschool, school age, adolescent, adult, and seniors. He or she must demonstrate knowledge of the principals of growth and development over the life span of the patient and communicate/instruct patients and family members appropriately. He or she must possess the ability to assess and interpret date reflective of the patient’s status, requirements, and age –specific needs and adjust care and instruction consistent with the patient’s...
Day Shift 0830 to 1700