Location Address: 7050 Gall Boulevard Zephyrhills, Florida 33541
Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Zephyrhills
FH Zeph/Dade City Named One of Americaâ™s Best Hospitals for Heart Care, Orthopedics, Stroke Centers and Patient Safety three years in a row âœ2017-2019â by the Womenâ™s Choice Award
Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade A Spring/Fall 2018
One of only 35 Hospitals Nationally Named as a Top General Hospital by The Leapfrog Group
Four Star Recipient for Coronary Interventional Procedures in 2019 by Health grades
First in Florida to earn Advanced Certification for Total Hip and Total Knee by The Joint Commission
You Will Be Responsible For:
Completes a social history/assessment for each patient within forty-eight hours of admission.
The Plan of Care is coordinated with peers and other disciplines, as well as seeking out appropriate resources for implementing the plan of care as demonstrated through observation and peer review.
Completes the appropriate sections of the Resident Assessment Instrument, for each patient, by the fifth and fourteenth day after admission.
Makes appropriate and timely referrals to outside agencies.
Assists the Activities Coordinator as needed.
Documents the patientâ™s response to social service interventions.
Plans a discharge program that provides maximum benefit to the patient and family.
Reports any noted changes in patientâ™s status to the nurse in a timely manner.
Able to identify signs and symptoms of abuse / neglect and reports such findings immediately to the Nurse Manager.
What You Will Need:
A Bachelor Degree in Social Work or a Bachelor Degree in a human services field, including but not limited to; Sociology, Special Education, Rehabilitation, Rehabilitation Counseling, or Psychology.
One year of supervised social work experience in a health care setting, working directly with patients or residents.
The Social Service Coordinator is a member of the Interdisciplinary Care Team. He/she is responsible for assisting the patient attain or maintain the highest practical mental, physical and psychosocial wellbeing possible. Social service needs are identified with the patient and family; formulates a plan, sets goals and educates the patient and family. Evaluates patient outcomes in response to the plan and revises as patient needs / responses requires. Represents the Transitional Care Unit in a professional and courteous manner.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.
We believe that good health is the cornerstone of progress. We are firm in our resolve to make exemplary health care accessible and affordable to all, dedicated to lowering the high rate of cardiovascular disease, including stroke, in minority populations and committed to advocacy and diversity. We are guided by ethical principles in all transactions and strive for excellence in our training and skills.