Social Worker, MSW, Hospice - Outpatient - FT/Days
MemorialCare Health System
Location: Laguna Hills, California
Mental Health/Social Services
Internal Number: SAD003653
To provide clinical services to the palliative and terminally ill patient and family, to assist them to cope with the emotional, financial and practical demands of the illness and the dying process. Responsible for serving populations with a variety of clinical needs particularly psychological stress related to health impairments, serios illness. trauma and death and dying. Based on overall assessment, makes appropriate community referrals for follow up as needed and provides interventions designed to minimize patient stress and maximize coping skills. Acts as a liaison to the community through public speaking.