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Social Services Assistants provide support to people at risk, such as underprivileged families or people with disabilities. Common duties seen on a Social Services Assistant example resume are assessing client situation, providing advice to families, visiting clients, recommending community resources, implementing social worker plans, and writing reports. Based on our collection of resume samples in the field, essential skills for this job are being able to cope with difficult situations, problem solving, organization, availability for field work, and excellent interpersonal abilities. Health or social care qualification is required for this job.

1

Social Services Assistant, Avalon

  • Promoted to Social Services from [company name] position, to assist on the floor throughout.
  • In charge of grievances, room changes, doctor's appointments, quarterly notes and assessments. As a resident advocate, acted as first contact for any issues/problems brought up by residents.
  • Helped to facilitate and/or resolve resident placement, finance, and benefits.
  • Overhauled the grievance log process by developing a more efficient and organized form and SOP saving roughly 15 hours per week.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
2

Social Services Assistant

Primary Care Setting

  • Recruited and advocated for at risk populations to access health care services at affordable rates, administered admission paperwork, scheduled clients for appointments, negotiated the process for lab work
  • Lead preparation and participation in health fairs sponsored by local community partners
  • Researched topics of interest to [company name] and formed papers/proposals
  • Case Management
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Christian Ministries
MA
Clinical Social Work
3

Social Services Assistant

  • Established and delivered comprehensive social service program to support residents and their families while ensuring compliance with federal, state and company guidelines.
  • Conducted comprehensive assessments, MDS, Social History and care plans in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Worked with physicians and other interdisciplinary team members to identify strengths and needs of residents to ensure an appropriate discharge plan is formulated.
  • Led Care Conferences and participated in Utilization Review meetings.
  • Referred residents to appropriate agencies prior to discharge.
  • Proficient at Point Click Care Software.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Social Welfare
4

Social Services Assistant

  • Responsible for all residents within a 30-bed short term sub-acute rehab unit and a 42-bed resident care home unit
  • Evaluated new residents for social needs upon admissions
  • Responsible for discharge planning for residents returning to community and to long term care facilities
  • Counseled residents, family members and served as liaison between resident and community
  • Participated with interdisciplinary team in providing social services to families and residents on the hospice program
  • Involved in admission process, MDS, PPS and resident care planning
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Bsw
Msw
5

Social Services Assistant Director

  • Prepared social histories on all residents.
  • Scheduled and facilitated initial and ongoing care conferences between resident, family and staff.
  • Developed care plans relating to adjustment to facility, discharge planning, and specific needs of resident.
  • Developed psychosocial assessments on all residents upon admission and updated annually.
  • Addressed and problem solved concerns of residents and family members. Advocated on their behalf.
  • Planned resident discharges in conjunction with therapy and nursing; linked to appropriate resources such as home health services.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
6

Social Services Assistant/director

Promotion from assistant to director in 2004.

  • Effective management of Social Services deparment, supervision, training and leadership of 2 assistants.
  • Accurately initiating and completing resident Advanced Directives as per resident/family wishes.
  • Successfully maintaining resident/family rights. Resolving resident/family concerns, questions, issues.
  • Creative initiation, updating and maintaining of resident centered care plans related to Psychosocial Wellbeing, Mood State and/or Behaviors.
  • Active coordination of discharge plans for short term residents and/or psychiatric hospitalizations.
  • Proficient use of various computer programs including, but not limited to EMR, email, MS Office, Excel
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
HS
Social Sciences
BA
Elementary Education
7

Social Services Assistant

Work as part of interdisciplinary team to utilize minimal data set to create and implement care plans and collaborate with residents and their family members to arrange for long term care or discharge planning

  • Complete psychosocial assessments and facilitate meetings for care conferences and behavior management
  • Maintain accurate and timely documentation
  • Investigate grievances and communicate with administration to improve the facility's relationships with residents and families
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
BA
Sociology
MA
Master of Arts
8

Social Services Assistant

  • Assisted in planning, developing, organizing, implementing, evaluating and directing the social service programs
  • Responsible for inpatient paperwork, answer phones, admissions, data entry, speaking with hospitals and Doctors' offices
  • Assisted in discharge planning
  • Provided information to resident and families as to Medicare/Medicaid, and other financial assistance programs available to the resident
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
HS
Medical Billing And Coding
9

Social Services Assistant

  • Crisis Intervention
  • Assist several families with discharge planning
  • Mediate interactions between 10 or more health agencies and families
  • Provide premier customer service in align with Diversicare mission statement
  • Gain and maintain knowledge of the healthcare system (Medicare, Medicaid, state policies)
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
BA
Creative Writing
MA
Social Work
10

Social Services Assistant

Individual resident assessments including admission and ongoing updates as needed.

  • Coordinating and monitoring all care plans and state required documentation for each resident.
  • Functioning as an advocate for residents and their families
  • Complete all social service MDS sections accordingly
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
BA
Liberal Studies
MA
Mental Health Counseling

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