Avamere Health Services, LLC $20+/hr Social Services Coordinator in Seattle, Washington

$20+/HR! SOCIAL SERVICES COORDINATOR Category Social Services Shift Day Hours Full-Time Union Position No Location Queen Anne Healthcare Address 2717 Dexter Ave North City Seattle State WA Zip 98109 OVERVIEW Work where you make a Difference! Starting Wage $20+/hr DOE! Social Services Coordinator: Queen Anne Healthcare Full-Time Day Shift Available Please apply online at: https://careers-avamere.icims.com Queen Anne Healthcare 2717 North Dexter Ave Seattle, WA 98109 (206)284-7012 The primary purpose of this position is to plan, organize, develop and direct the overall operation of our facility s Social Services Department to assure that the medically related emotional and social needs of the resident are met and maintained. RESPONSIBILITIES/QUALIFICATIONS/SKILLSET * Develop assessments and written plans of care to identify the needs of each resident. * Ensure that all components of the care plan are being followed by reviewing MDS s and nurses notes and attending meetings. * Effectively communicate information concerning a patient s condition with other departments and government agencies. * Participate in the discharge planning, providing information to residents and families of programs available. * Seek out new methods and make recommendations on changes in policies and procedures based on current federal and state regulations. * Create and uphold an atmosphere of warmth, patience, enthusiasm, and a calm and cheerful environment. * Bachelor s Degree in Social Services, Master s Degree strongly preferred. * 2 5 years experience in social services in a Skilled Nursing or similar health care setting. * Knowledgeable of the rules, regulations and guidelines that govern nursing care facilities. * Understanding of Medicare, Medicaid, and private insurances. * Excellent oral and written communication. * Maintain confidentiality of all resident care information in accordance with HIPAA guidelines. FACILITY INFORMATION The Avamere Family of Companies takes a holistic approach to post-acute care. We have designed a service that combines all of healthcare companies and healthcare professionals tied by the common goal of providing seamless care and support for all of our patients. Queen Anne Healthcare is a 130 bed skilled nursing and rehab facility offering both memory care and hospice. Queen Anne was recognized in 2013 by Seattle Met Magazine as one of the top 25 places to work in Seattle. Our happy long-term staff is the key to quality care and services we provide the residents. US News and World Report ranked Queen Anne Healthcare as one of the best Nursing Homes in America for 2010 2012. We were also awarded an American Health Care Association Award for Quality. We are noted by Medicare and Medicaid as a five star facility with around the clock nursing, therapy services seven days a week, and quality resident outcomes Avamere full time employee benefits package includes: medical, 401K retirement plan, paid time off, flexible spending accounts