Silverado Hospice, a leading provider of end-of-life care, is
presently seeking a Full-Time Social Worker to join our growing
Hospice care team in San Bernardino County, CA!
Territory coverage: San Bernardino County (Including Riverside,
Norco, and Corona)
Social work at Silverado is different. Our social workers join
Silverado for the culture and the opportunity to build long-lasting
relationships with patients, families and associates. As a member
of our team, you can take pride in knowing the world is a better
place because of your compassion and the many lives that you will
PROTECTING YOU, PROTECTING OTHERS: We believe our residents,
patients and associates deserve to thrive in an environment
protected from COVID-19. At Silverado, vaccines are offered and
required for all associates.
Meet our associates and learn why they love working with
Summary of Major Functions:
* The Master of Social Work works in conjunction with the
interdisciplinary team to administer a program of grief counseling
and support services for survivors of patients served by hospice
and the community at large * Reports changes in the patient's
conditions and needs to the RN Case Manager or Director of Patient
Care Services/Director of Family and Support Services. * Observes
for safety hazards in the patient's and organization's environments
and takes appropriate steps to reduce or eliminate them. * Assists
the physician and other members of the health team in understanding
significant social and emotional factors related to the patient's
terminal illness. * Assesses for suicide risk, mental capacity,
elder and/or dependent adult abuse and takes appropriate action. *
Assists in completion of advance directives, mortuary arrangements,
funeral planning or facility placement * Provides assistance to
staff and patient/family in ascertaining third party and financial
resources and planning for financial coverage for services *
Provides information and referral to appropriate community
resources and/or legal entities. * Advises and counsels hospice
staff, patients and families, or community agencies in management
of emergency situations/crises.
* Conducts bereavement assessments, develops plans of care in
conjunction with the IDT and documents all bereavement activities.
* Designs and distributes materials to families eligible for and/or
receiving bereavement services. * Develops educational programs for
families and staff on loss, grief, and related topics. * Evaluates
the bereavement program and services on a quarterly and annual
basis * Completes all documentation in an accurate and legible
manner.Complies with hospice policies and procedures, laws and
regulations and standards of practice. * Provides consultation and
education to community to increase knowledge related to the hospice
and serves as information source and education resource person to
community, agency personnel and volunteers as appropriate. *
Maintains continuing education through academic studies, seminars,
and workshops * Attends and participates in in-services, staff
meetings and case conferences.
* Master's degree in Social Work or related human services field
or a graduate of accredited seminary or school of theology or
appropriate certification in hospital or pastoral ministry. *
Documented evidence of training in dealing with grief and loss.
* Open to interviewing New Grads with confirmed date to take
board exams * Clinical experience in the area of grief and loss,
family therapy and group activities. * Must have valid Driver's
License and auto insurance.
To apply, please visit our website at
At Silverado, we sincerely appreciate our Associates! Silverado
has been awarded the Best Place to Work Award in both Texas and
Southern California. Silverado offers competitive pay and great
benefits for full-time associates including medical, dental,
vision, life insurance, 401(k) with an employer match, vacation,
and sick time as well as great opportunities for growth.
To maintain our world class standard, all offers of employment
with Silverado are contingent upon a satisfactory background check
as well as drug screening, a physical and TB testing (if required
for the position). Silverado also uses E-Verify to confirm work
authorization with both the Social Security Administration and the
Department of Homeland Security.