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Social Work

Location:
Las Vegas, NV
Posted:
October 21, 2019

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Objective

Seeking a challenging and rewarding position where my professional

social work experience, knowledge and skills, and my eagerness to learn can be effectively utilized.

Experience

Program Specialist/Social Worker; Silver Summit Health Plan 2500 N. Buffalo Drive; Suite # 250 Las Vegas, NV 89128 January/2018 - September/2018

Duties:

- Identify special needs members through the completion of health screens and other resources

- Work with community outreach/member advocates to coordinate member care

- Educate providers and community resources on program components and available support services

- Educate members with special needs to foster compliance with program and positively impact outcomes

- Conduct site visits as appropriate for programs and provide support to other special programs

- Develop and modify care plans in conjunction with member, member’s family and managing physician

- Development of plan specific literature and education materials in conjunction with medical director and corporate oversight 702-***-****

adam74@r.postjobfree.com

8061 Greenbush Dr.

Las Vegas, Nevada

89117

MARISA CRAIG

Social Worker II, Clark County Social Service;

1600 Pinto Lane Las Vegas, NV 89106

November/2011 - August/2017; 40 hours/week

Duties:

- Interviews clients to assess eligibility for Clark County Financial Assistance

- Case Management

- Runs eligibility for clientele that are approved and provides client with Clark County assistance

- Provides resources to community partners and assists clients with navigating various systems such as; Nevada Department of Welfare and Supportive Services and Social Security, VA, etc.

- Also assists clients with initial as well as pending Social Security claims for SSI/SSD, VA disability services and Medicare and Medicaid benefits.

- Evaluates on a case to case basis whether completing SOAR would benefit clientele in securing Social Security; SSI/SSDI benefits in a more timely manner.

Social Worker/Family Service Specialist;

Clark County Department of Family Services;

6171 West Charleston Blvd; Building # 7 Las Vegas, NV 89146 July/2010 - November/2011; 40 hours/week

Duties:

- Child Welfare Case Management

- Attend Court and Prepare Court Documents

- Facilitate Child and Family Team Meetings

- Prepare Case Plans

- Collaborate with Various Service Providers to ensure client compliance and ensure client success

- Assist in the placement of children

- Preparation of adoption, recruitment and termination of parental rights packets to assist children with permanency

- Attend medical and psychiatric appointments for youth

- Assist foster parents with the youth placed in their home and resources they may need.

- Oversight of the family, children and all extended parties to ensure that the children can obtain permanency in a safe, stable and healthy environment.

Social Worker I; Clark County Social Service;

1600 Pinto Lane Las Vegas, NV 89106

March/2009 - July/2010; 40 hours/week

Duties:

- Interviews clients to assess eligibility for Emergency Financial Assistance

- Case Management, Runs eligibility for clientele that are approved and provides client with Clark County assistance

- Provides resources to community partners and assists clients with navigating various systems such as; Nevada Department of Welfare and Support Services and Social Security.

- Also interviews clients to identify whether the client meets the requirements for having a Social Security claim SSI/SSD, VA disability services, Medicare and Medicaid benefits in assisting a client to be more self sufficient.

Family and Youth Specialist; SAFY of Nevada;

4495 West Hacienda Ave; Suite 3 Las Vegas, NV 89118 April/2008 - September/2008; 40 hours/week

Duties:

- Child Welfare Case Management

- Member of Multi-Disciplinary Teams through the attendance of Child and Family Team Meetings

- Court Hearings and Pharmacological Management Reviews

- Updated Client PAR’s, Created Client Treatment Plans

- Provided BST and PSR services to clientele

- Conducted monthly visits to see clientele in the home and community

- Served as a member of the support system for both foster parents as well as youth in care.

Education

University of Nevada Las Vegas; Las Vegas, NV -

Bachelors of Social Work; Degree Received In: 2007 Certificates and Licenses

- Licensed Social Worker; Nevada State Board of Examiners for Social Workers

License Number: 5350-S

- SOAR Trained; A Social Security process to assist clientele in expediting SSI/RSDI claims identified to meet Social Security Blue Book Listing with a documented medical diagnosis of severity and/or having a terminal diagnosis.

References

Lisa Hank; Supervisor w/ Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department 400 South Martin Luther King Blvd Las Vegas, NV 89106 Telephone: 702-***-****

Jo McLaughlin; Director of Social Services; Adoption Choices of Nevada 222 S. Rainbow Blvd; Suite #115 Las Vegas, NV 89145 Telephone: 702-***-****

Renata Haley; Social Worker; Clark County Social Service 1600 Pinto Lane Las Vegas, NV 89106

Telephone: 702-***-****

Kasia Caldwell; LCSW; Clark County School District; Compliance & Monitoring

Telephone: 801-***-****

Ambrosia Crump; LSW; Veterans Administration

Telephone: 702-***-****



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