Dialysis Clinic, Inc. Dialysis Social Worker-MSW in Maryville, Tennessee


The Dialysis Social Worker is responsible for assessing the psycho social and financial needs of Peritoneal patients, Hemodialysis patients, home patients, kidney transplant patients and pre-ESRD patients; counseling patients and their families on ESRD related issues including financial and transportation needs.

Dialysis experience preferred.


The following is a summary of what makes our team successful. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Assess the patient's psycho-social needs by collecting subjective and objective data, utilizing that information and the recommendations of the attending physician, in order to develop and implement a plan for the provision of optimal patient care.

  • Counsels patient and families, separately and together, regarding ESRD therapies and the financial aspects of ESRD modalities.

  • Assists the patient in the completion of financial forms. Assists in ensuring transportation by supplying the patient with appropriate information and making contacts with/for the patient.

  • Maintains professional working relationship with other staff of DCI. Participates in administrative and staff programs as required, including attending staff meetings and in-service meetings.

  • Gathers and documents in the patient's medical record data to assess and modify the care plan in accordance with regulatory requirements on an on-going basis.

  • Compiles and develops educational materials to be used as teaching aids in education of patients and staff.

  • Participates in the care plans and the care planning process for patients.


  • Completion of an accredited Master Social Work Program.

  • Current license in the state as a Social Worker.

  • One year of dialysis experience.

  • Must have clinical license.

DCI is a federal contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer-Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. If you are having difficulty using the online application system or would like to request other accommodations or application methods, please contact Doug Patterson at Accommodations@dciinc.org or 615-327-3061. Once a request has been made, DCI will initiate a discussion with you about your needs and whether an accommodation can be provided. DCI is committed to providing such accommodations where possible.

For more information about equal opportunity please see: https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf ; https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/OFCCP_EEO_Supplement_Final_JRF_QA_508c.pdf ; https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_formattedESQA508c.pdf ; and https://www.nlrb.gov/sites/default/files/attachments/basic-page/node-3788/employeerightsposter-8-5x11.pdf .

ID 2018-7539

# of Openings 1

Address 1851 Crest Road

Category Social Work