Covenant Care - Resource Center Social Services Assistant in Palo Alto, California
Covenant Care was founded in 1994 by healthcare industry professionals who wanted to create a company that would exceed customer expectations through quality care. Through modest and focused growth, our "Family" has grown to include over 8,000 healthcare professionals in over 57 healthcare and rehabilitation centers. We care for over 4,000 residents and patients in our facilities.
We have created an environment where all of our employees interact with all Covenant Care patients, residents, family members and employees, in a manner that demonstrates genuine human caring. We have chosen the concept of family relationships and interactions to describe this human caring. As an employee of Covenant Care during our daily work is done in a manner that exemplifies the Covenant Care Mission: "We are family serving families."
To learn more about Covenant Care and our recent successes, please click on the following link to view our Quality Report. By selecting the ‘green dots’ you can view the embedded videos of our happy residents and patients and hear their stories!
We reward our employees’ contributions to our success by offering competitive compensation and benefits. A highlight of the many employee benefits available at Covenant Care includes:
Covenant Care pays the majority of employee medical coverage.
You pay less for benefits as contributions for medical, dental, and vision are pre-tax deductions.
Company-paid vacation with an increased benefit based on years of service.
Company-paid sick days per year.
Company-paid life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance.
Company-paid time off to attend the funeral of an immediate family member.
401(k) Retirement Savings Account.
Covenant Care is an equal opportunity employer.
POSITION SUMMARY: The primary purpose of this position is to assist the Social Services Director in identifying and providing for each residents social, emotional and psychological needs.
The job also supports our admissions department and reviews referrals on the weekends, admits patients, and completes necessary paperwork.
KEY JOB FUNCTION:
Coordinates and sets up appointments including Dental, Podiatrist, Ophthalmologist, Psychiatrist.
Coordinates and arranges transportation, where applicable.
Arranges room changes, assist resident/family with adjustment to change.
Keeps calendar for assessments, meetings and other clerical duties as needed, and schedules meetings for residents, staff, families.
Assist in development of a volunteer program and assist in facilitating family group meetings.
Arranges for DME and home services at time of discharge, and follows up on residents possessions after discharge.
Provides timely support for reduction of psychotropic’s and restraints as assigned.
Must possess a high school diploma or GED.
Must meet all license, certification, training or credentials as required by the State.
External Company Name: Covenant Care California, LLC