Dialysis Clinic, Inc. CKD Social Worker-MSW in Spartanburg (REACH CKD), South Carolina

Overview

The CKD REACH Social Worker is responsible for assessing the needs of hemodialysis, home, and pre-ESRD patients; counseling patients and their families on ESRD related issues including psycho social, financial, and transportation needs.

The REACH program strives to improve the health of all people with kidney disease every day. This means that we get to know individuals on a personal level, and we help them manage their health in order to meet those goals. We work with the entire healthcare team – from physicians and nurses to other care team members in the local community – to identify and support people during all stages of kidney disease.

Responsibilities

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

  • Assists the patient in the completion of financial forms.

  • Ensures transportation by supplying the patient with appropriate information and making contacts with the patient.

  • Participates in operational programs as required, including attending staff and in-service meetings.

  • Gathers and documents information to assess and modify the care plan in accordance with regulatory requirements.

  • Compiles and develops educational materials to be used as teaching aids for patients and staff.

Qualifications

  • Masters Degree from an accredited Social Work Program.

  • Current clinical license in the state as a Social Worker.

  • One year of dialysis experience preferred.

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.

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ID 2019-8832

# of Openings 1

Address 461 Langdon Street

Category Social Work