Avamere

  • Social Services Assistant (AVA)

    Category
    Social Services
    Shift
    Day
    Hours
    Full-Time
    Union Position
    No
    Location
    Avamere Transitional Care & Rehabilitation- Brighton
    Address
    2025 E Egbert St
    City
    Brighton
    State
    CO
    Zip
    80601
  • Overview

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    Work where you make a Difference! 
     
    Social Services Assistant: Avamere Transitional Care and Rehab - Brighton
    Full Time Day Position Available 

     

    Please apply online at: https://careers-avamere.icims.com 
     
    30 minutes from Denver!

    Avamere Transitional Care and Rehab- Brighton
    2025 E. Egbert St. 
    Brighton, CO 80601
    (303) 659-4580

     

    The primary purpose of this position is to assist 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.  The Social Services Assistant is driven by and passionate for quality patient care and quality of life.

    Responsibilities/Qualifications/Skillset

    • Assist in planning, organizing, implementing, evaluating and directing the social service programs of this facility.
    • Assist in developing 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 to the Social Services Director or Administrator based on current federal and state regulations.
    • Create and uphold an atmosphere of warmth, patience, enthusiasm, and a calm and cheerful environment.

     

    • Must have a minimum of 1 year Social Work experience in a healthcare setting.
    • Understanding of Medicare, Medicaid, Kaiser and private insurances.
    • Supportive team member; able to make independent decisions.
    • 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.

     

    Avamere Transitional Care and Rehabilitation – Brighton is a 108 bed skilled nursing facility that provides both sub-acute and long-term. From Wound Care and Pain Management to Assistance with Activities of Daily Living and Respite Care, Avamere Transitional Care and Rehabilitation – Brighton has served the needs of the greater Denver community since 1953. We are proud to be a recipient of the 2010 American Health Care Association Bronze Award for Quality, which is a testament to our dedication to continually improving our care models to meet the expectations of those we serve. We are currently seeking top notch talent to join our all-star team of interdisciplinary professionals.  

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