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Hospice Social Worker

Status : Full-time

Office Location: Needham, MA

Description:

Job Description for Hospice Social Worker: Provides counseling and casework services to patients and families that focuses on the management of the psychosocial status of the patient/family that are experiencing terminal illness. Counseling is rendered within the context of the physical, emotional, and spiritual needs of patients and their families during the last phase of life including grief recovery process.

Education: Master's Degree from a school of Social Work accredited by the Council on Social Work Education.

Experience: Minimum of one year experience in a health care setting required. 


About VNA Care:
As the Commonwealth's largest home health and hospice provider, VNA Care serves more than 50,000 patients each year. Founded by Massachusetts most established and trusted home care organizations, VNA Care Network, VNA of Boston, and VNA Hospice & Palliative Care; VNA Care has the capabilities and resources to deliver a full range of home health, hospice, and community services to patients of all ages and health care needs. VNA Care, a subsidiary of Atrius Health, focuses on promoting the health and well-being of patients and families by providing high-quality, cost-effective health care to vulnerable individuals in their homes and communities.
 

 

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