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Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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Summary

Caring Social Worker offering case management expertise with proven ability to quickly build trust and rapport with clients from diverse cultures. Highly adept at case planning and diagnosis management. Committed to achieving high-quality, cost-effective care for patients and families. Seasoned Social Worker specializing in situational assessments, conflict resolution and effective communication. Services clients to promote optimum mental, emotional and behavioral health in collaboration with other members of health care team. Demonstrates psycho-social assessment, treatment planning and advocacy skills.

Skills
  • Community outreach expert
  • Grief processes
  • Community referrals
  • Grief and bereavement counseling
  • Psycho-social assessments
  • Confidential documentation and recordkeeping
Experience
Social Worker, 10/2014 - Current
Francisan Health Hammond, IN,
  • Performed psychosocial assessments to identify barriers in patient ability to obtain or use medications.
  • Assisted uninsured and under-insured patients in obtaining medications through grants and community resources.
  • Produced referrals for various community resources, housing and transportation services.
  • Coordinated care for medically-complex patients experiencing difficulties obtaining social services.
  • Arranged and facilitated support groups, life skills education programs and supportive counseling for survivors by coordinating appropriate trained and license service providers.
  • Interviewed clients individually and in family groups to determine services to best address specific needs.
  • Maintained confidential case documentation.
  • Performed psychosocial assessments and documented casework.
  • Supervised social work students in clinical activities.
  • Managed patient assessments, crisis intervention, care planning and [Type] placements.
  • Offered grief and bereavement counseling to support family members after death of loved ones.
  • Evaluated and addressed individual client needs and concerns.
  • Served as client advocate and promoted ideas that aligned with client best interest.
  • Maintained caseload of 60 patients, working under strict deadlines.
  • Consulted with other professionals regarding treatment of specific clients.
  • Worked with severely mentally ill, homeless and dually-diagnosed adults.
  • Attended meetings, training, conferences and seminars to advance professional knowledge.
  • Communicated with relatives of patients about diagnoses and treatment programs.
Social Worker, 10/2007 - 02/2014
Francisan Health Mishawaka, IN,
  • Performed psychosocial assessments to identify barriers in patient ability to obtain or use medications.
  • Assisted uninsured and under-insured patients in obtaining medications through grants and community resources.
  • Produced referrals for various community resources, housing and transportation services.
  • Coordinated care for medically-complex patients experiencing difficulties obtaining social services.
  • Arranged and facilitated support groups, life skills education programs and supportive counseling for survivors by coordinating appropriate trained and license service providers.
  • Contacted child protective services regarding identified, at-risk children.
  • Maintained confidential case documentation.
  • Performed psychosocial assessments and documented casework.
  • Supervised social work students in clinical activities.
  • Collaborated with multidisciplinary team of mental health case managers and disability workers to produce [Result].
  • Offered grief and bereavement counseling to support family members after death of loved ones.
Social Worker, 08/2006 - 10/2007
Francisan Health Dyer, IN,
  • Performed psychosocial assessments to identify barriers in patient ability to obtain or use medications.
  • Assisted uninsured and under-insured patients in obtaining medications through grants and community resources.
  • Produced referrals for various community resources, housing and transportation services.
  • Coordinated care for medically-complex patients experiencing difficulties obtaining social services.
  • Arranged and facilitated support groups, life skills education programs and supportive counseling for survivors by coordinating appropriate trained and license service providers.
  • Interviewed clients individually and in family groups to determine services to best address specific needs.
  • Performed psychosocial assessments and documented casework.
  • Managed patient assessments, crisis intervention, care planning and nursing home or assisted living placements.
Social Worker, 02/1983 - 06/1992
Healthcare Partners Totem Lk, WA,
  • Performed psychosocial assessments to identify barriers in patient ability to obtain or use medications.
  • Assisted uninsured and under-insured patients in obtaining medications through grants and community resources.
  • Produced referrals for various community resources, housing and transportation services.
  • Interviewed clients individually and in family groups to determine services to best address specific needs.
  • Maintained confidential case documentation.
  • Performed psychosocial assessments and documented casework.
  • Managed patient assessments, crisis intervention, care planning and nursing home placements.
  • Evaluated and addressed individual client needs and concerns.
  • Referred patients to community resources for mental health treatment, child protective services and assistance for people with developmental disabilities.
  • Served as client advocate and promoted ideas that aligned with client best interest.
  • Collaborated with internal and external providers to obtain patient medications.
Education and Training
Master of Science: Social Work, Expected in 05/2011
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Southern University At New Orleans - New Orleans, LA
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Bachelor of Science: Social Work, Expected in 05/1979
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Louisiana College - Pineville, LA
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School Attended

  • Southern University At New Orleans
  • Louisiana College

Job Titles Held:

  • Social Worker
  • Social Worker
  • Social Worker
  • Social Worker

Degrees

  • Master of Science
  • Bachelor of Science

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