Medical Social Worker in Kentfield, CA at Pride Health

Date Posted: 6/24/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Kentfield, CA
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/24/2019

Job Description

Pride Health has an opening for a Dialysis Medical Social Worker within a respected healthcare facility in Greenbrae, CA

Job Description

  • Talk about their emotional needs and enhance their coping skills for patients coping with kidney disease.
  • Learn about kidney disease, dialysis and kidney transplant
  • Strengthen their family and support system
  • Assist with adjustment to treatment plans and diet changes
  • Find community resources for transportation, home health services, nutrition and more
  • Help patients apply for possible financial assistance

Required / Desired Skills  

  • Master's Degree in Social Work - Required
  • 3+ years of experience in dialysis patient setting - Required
  • Able to read, write, speak, understand and satisfactorily communicate with others in English in person, over the phone and via email - Required
  • Must have current Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • One year of work experience in a behavioral or healthcare setting- Required