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Wonderful Opportunities: Work in Hamilton County
HCPHNS has a unique opportunity to work in our communities to provide PHYSICAL THERAPY to our agency's patients. The county is looking for a PHYSICAL THERAPIST or PHYSICAL THERAY ASSISTANT, and is very fliexible to candidates who are licensed by the New York State Office of the Professions. We are trying to be creative with this position and are open to discussion with candidates on the contract versus emplyment criteria.
PLEASE CONTACT THE HAMILTON COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH NURSING SERVICES AT 518-648-6141 or EMAIL RESUME AND COVER LETTER WITH TERMS OUTLINED TO firstname.lastname@example.org.
There is also an opportunity to work as an Contracted Home Health Medical Social Worker! Job description is below. Please contact at the above phone/email.
Contracted Medical Social Worker
Instruct, treat, observe and evaluate patients exhibiting significant social and emotional problems affecting their health status.
Participate in the development and periodic re-evaluation of the physicians Plan of Treatment.
Instruct and counsel patients and families in treating and coping with social and emotional response connected with the illness.
Regularly assess the patient and family psychosocial needs.
Regularly assess the pre-bereavement/anticipatory grief needs.
Implement the Plan of Care provisions to meet their needs, which include: social service goals for alleviating problems, supportive counseling, problem solving, community referrals, etc
Master’s Degree from a school of social work accredited by the Council on Social Work Education
Minimum of one year social work experience in a healthcare setting or social services agency
Current Social Worker license
Home Health experience a plus
Knowledge of and ability to obtain community resources (information and referral, state/federal financial programs and eligibility requirements, etc.).
Strong organizational and communication skills
Message from the Director
Welcome to the Hamilton County Public Health Nursing Service (HCPHNS)! Our mission is to provide preventative and restorative health services to the residents and guests of Hamilton County.
HCPHNS is governed and financially supported by the Hamilton County Board of Supervisors in cooperation with, and under the regulation of, the New York State Department of Health.
We hope that this website will contain information you need to be healthy while living in our rural Adirondack communities. Use the website to:
- Access information about health topics
- Learn how to improve your health
- Find services provided by our department
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Susan Franko MPH, Director of Public Health
139 White Birch Lane, Indian Lake, New York 12842