Posting: SW professionals for the Maternal Infant Health Program
July 13, 2020
St. Rita Family Services, Inc. is seeking motivated, enthusiastic, positive, and able to work independently in the community for the Maternal Infant Health Program (MIHP). MIHP is a home visiting program for pregnant women and their infants with Medicaid insurance. MIHP provides support services to mothers so they have healthy pregnancies, good birth outcomes, and healthy infants. MIHP is an MDCH program.
Identifies patient care requirements by establishing personal rapport with potential and actual patients and other persons in a position to understand care requirements within the MIHP guidelines.
Establishes a compassionate environment by providing emotional, psychological, and spiritual support to patients and families to ensure all the questions are answered.
Assures quality of care by adhering to therapeutic standards, measuring health outcomes against patient care goals and standards, making, or recommending necessary adjustments. Resolves patient problems and needs by utilizing multidisciplinary team strategies.
Protects patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols.
Documents patient care services by charting in patient and department records.
Maintains continuity among nursing teams by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs.
Maintains patient confidence and protects operations by keeping information confidential within HIPAA requirement.
Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending MIHP educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks.
Maintains a cooperative relationship among health care teams by communicating information; responding to requests; building rapport; participating in team problem-solving methods.
Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
Years of Experience: 1 ?to 2 Years minimum
Preferred Experience: Experience in Home Visits and MIHP (Preferable)
Education Level: Social Workers must have LLBSW, LBSW, LLMSW, LMSW
Salary: Contract position- $ 25.00 per visit per patient (2-3 days/weeks)
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