Humana PRN Licensed Master Social Worker (Medicare Home Health)- Houston, TX in Houston, Texas

Role: Licensed Medical Social Worker- Per Diem Assignment: Humana at Home Location: Houston, TX

We’re looking for associates who are dedicated to service and believe in following the Golden Rule of treating others the way you want to be treated. Humana was founded on this premise, and this value is reflected in our expectations for providing perfect service to our consumers, providers, employers, agents and others we work with. At Humana, Perfect Service® means getting the basics done right, delivering value and quality, and providing everyone with personalized attention and guidance. We want to engage with our members through every step of their journey to lifelong well-being. This includes meaningful direct consumer interaction and developing positive relationships with healthcare providers. Humana associates provide Perfect Service every day to our members, employers, providers, and colleagues. We’re looking for people who improve their own well-being by looking out for the best interests of others.


Assignment Capsule Be a part of our Clinical Space – as a Medical Social Worker (MSW) you will engage our members to develop lifelong wellbeing and health. SeniorBridge is seeking a per diem Medical Social Worker (MSW) who will collaborate with other health care givers. The MSW is responsible for the implementation of standards of care for social work services.


Job Functions · Assist the physician, physician assistant, or advanced registered nurse practitioner and other members of the health care team in understanding significant social and emotional factors related to the patient’s health problems; · Assess the social and emotional factors in order to estimate the patient’s capacity and potential to cope with problems of daily living; · Help the patient and caregiver to understand, accept and follow medical recommendations and provide services planned to restore the patient to optimum social and health adjustment; · Assist patients and caregivers with personal and environmental difficulties which predispose toward illness or interfere with obtaining maximum benefits from medical care; · Identify resources, such as caregivers and community agencies, to assist the patient to resume life in the community, include discharge planning, or to learn to live within his disability; · Serves as liaison between patients or families/caregivers and community agencies; · Assesses the psychosocial status of patients related to the patient’s illness and environment and communicates findings to the registered nurse; · Carries out social evaluations and plans intervention based on evaluation findings; · Maintains clinical records on all patients referred to social work; · Maintains collaborative relationships with organization personnel to support patient care; · Participates in the development of the total plan of care and case conferences as required; · Other duties as delegated by Supervisor; · The Social Worker shall not provide clinical counseling to patients or caregivers unless licensed pursuant to Chapter 491.


Key Competencies * Accountability: Meets established expectations and takes responsibility for achieving results; encourages others to do the same. Employs focus, attention to detail, reliability, and appropriate prioritization to drive outcomes. Sees opportunities to contribute and takes the initiative to create solutions.

  • Builds Trust: Consistently models and inspires high levels of integrity in decisions, speech, and actions. Lives up to commitments, taking responsibility for the impact of one’s actions. Exercises the courage to prioritize principles and values over personal or professional gain.

  • Customer Focus: Connects meaningfully with customers to build emotional engagement and customer advocacy. Develops and applies deep customer knowledge and intimacy to develop and deliver products, services, and interactions that provide value beyond expectations. Simplifies complexity and integrates internal efforts to deliver and optimal customer experience.

  • Executes for Results: Effectively leverages resources to create exceptional outcomes. Determines the best course of action when facing ambiguity. Anticipates and constructively resolves barriers and constraints. Embraces change, applies new knowledge and reconfigures quickly to capitalize on opportunities.

Interview Format As part of our hiring process for this opportunity, we will be using an exciting interviewing technology called Montage Voice to enhance our hiring and decision-making ability. Montage Voice allows us to quickly connect and gain valuable information from you pertaining to your relevant skills and experience at a time that is best for your schedule.

If you are selected for a first round interview, you will receive an email correspondence inviting you to participate in a Montage Voice interview. In this interview, you will listen to a set of interview questions over your phone and you will provide recorded responses to each question. You should anticipate this interview to take about 15 to 30 minutes. Your recorded interview will be reviewed and you will subsequently be informed if you will be moving forward to next round of interviews.

Interview Format As part of our hiring process for this opportunity, we will be using an exciting interviewing technology called Montage Voice to enhance our hiring and decision-making ability. Montage Voice allows us to quickly connect and gain valuable information from you pertaining to your relevant skills and experience at a time that is best for your schedule.

If you are selected for a first round interview, you will receive an email correspondence inviting you to participate in a Montage Voice interview. In this interview, you will listen to a set of interview questions over your phone and you will provide recorded responses to each question. You should anticipate this interview to take about 15 to 30 minutes. Your recorded interview will be reviewed and you will subsequently be informed if you will be moving forward to next round of interviews.

Role Essentials * Licensed Social Worker in the state of Texas with a Masters Degree from an accredited school of Social Work.

  • Atleast one year experience preferably in home care.

  • Current CPR certification.

  • This role is considered patient facing and is part of Humana’s Tuberculosis (TB) screening program. If selected for this role, you will be required to be screened for TB.

  • Valid driver’s license, car insurance, and access to an automobile

  • ACHA Level II Background clearance.

  • Able to deal tactfully with customers and the community.

  • Demonstrates good communication and public relations skills.
  • Demonstrates the autonomy, organization, assertiveness, flexibility and cooperation in performing job responsibilities
  • Must be detailed oriented.
  • Sensitivity to cultural diversity.

Role Desirables * Bilingual a plus.

Title: PRN Licensed Master Social Worker (Medicare Home Health)- Houston, TX

Location: Texas-Houston

Requisition ID: 164231

Humana Inc., headquartered in Louisville, Ky., is a leading health care company that offers a wide range of insurance products and health and wellness services that incorporate an integrated approach to lifelong well-being. By leveraging the strengths of its core businesses, Humana believes it can better explore opportunities for existing and emerging adjacencies in health care that can further enhance wellness opportunities for the millions of people across the nation with whom the company has relationships.