Social Worker – Dialysis Clinic

Job ID: 350143 Posted: 2020/03/11 Position Type: Full-time, Part-time, Per Diem
Category: Social Work City: Rochelle Park, NJ Location: Alaris Health Dialysis at The Chateau


Job Information:

Come work at Alaris Health Dialysis at the Chateau, a brand new 18 station dialysis facility. We are seeking to hire a Social Worker to join our team. If you’re a hard-working professional, Alaris Health Dialysis at the Chateau is an excellent company for you. Apply now!

The Social Worker works with patients, families, and our multidisciplinary team, to assess psychosocial status, strengths, and promote positive adjustment and rehabilitation to improve the quality of life.

  • Assess patients’ psychosocial status, strengths and areas of need that may affect rehabilitation and optimal treatment outcomes as part of the comprehensive patient assessment.
  • Utilize Social Work Theory of Human Behavior and accepted methods of social work practice.
  • Collaborate with the health care team to promote positive adjustment, rehabilitation and improved quality of life for our patients.
  • Support Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) activities related to patient satisfaction and quality of life and actively participates in process improvement activities as planned by the Quality Assurance and Improvement (QAI) committee.
  • Provide established outcome-driven psycho-educational counseling methods aimed at improving areas of need, treatment adherence, vocational/educational rehabilitation and/or quality of life.
  • Provide supportive and goal-directed counseling to patients who are seeking transplant.
  • Understand the referral and admission process and supports the clinic in regard to the patient needs for scheduling to maximize adherence and adjustment
  • Provide information and education to patients about payment to dialysis (federal, state, commercial insurance, state renal programs, AKF HIPP, and entitlement programs.
Job Requirements:

Minimum of 1 year dialysis social work

About Alaris: Founded on a tradition of health care excellence, Alaris’ Member Health Centers are leading providers of short-term post hospital rehabilitation, long term and specialty care, with Member Health Centers throughout the state of New Jersey. From 5 Star Quality ratings to a dedicated and caring staff, resident care and satisfaction is always on the top of our Member Health Centers’ priority list!

Today, Alaris Member Health Centers are setting new standards in quality, service and innovation. Using their innovative focus, Alaris Member Health Centers will continue to lead the way in an evolving health care environment. Our Member Health Centers always make sure their residents are being treated with the most advanced care and are provided with an ever-increasing range of services and care options.
Contact: For more information feel free to contact us at sam@qualityrenal.com