MSW Interns Needed to Provide Comfort and Support to Hospice Patients and Families

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VITAS Healthcare of Lake/Sumter

MSW students will gain valuable experience while providing terminally ill patients and their families with psychological and social support, under the guidance of a VITAS MSW field instructor and team manager. Students will serve as members of the VITAS interdisciplinary patient care teams while assisting patients and families in accessing community resources and governmental benefits and assessing patient and family needs and potential crisis situations. Students also will help patients and families identify grief issues and provide bereavement services.

VITAS MSW student interns must be enrolled in a Master of Social Work program at an accredited college or university. All MSW student interns must attend new-employee orientation, which includes shadowing VITAS care providers, during the first month of the internship.


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10 More opportunities with VITAS Healthcare of Lake/Sumter

Seniors Veterans & Military Families Women

WHEN

Tue Sep 11, 2018 - Fri May 31, 2019

WHERE

Lake/Sumter Counties, FloridaEustis, FL 32726

(28.84727,-81.68021)
 

SKILLS

  • Veteran Care
  • Hospice Care
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Social Work

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 20
  • Orientation or Training

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