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Social Worker (LMSW) - Hospice (FT)

Clinical Care | Kansas City, MO | Full Time

Job Description

Our Mission...serving people with compassion and dignity.

Immediate opening for experience Licensed Masters Social Worker to join our team of caring professionals serving patients and their families. The Hospice Medical Social Worker provides medical social services to patients and their families, working as a member of the interdisciplinary hospice team.

  • Full-time position / Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm
  • Hospice or medical social work experience preferred
  • 5 weeks paid vacation based on accrued hours                                                                                                      

Benefits-5 weeks paid vacation time per year based on accrued hours

  • Paid Holidays
  • Mileage Reimbursement
  • Health, Dental and Life Insurance
  • 401K Investment Plan with Matching
  • Education Fund
  • 5 Weeks Paid Time Off Per Year Based on Accrued Hours

About Us - celebrating 25 years! 

Good Shepherd Hospice is a leading regional provider of hospice care with a clear vision for our future, strong leadership to guide us and great opportunities for all current and future employees. We opened our first office in Oklahoma City in 1995. Today, we have a regional presence serving Oklahoma, Kansas, Missouri and Texas. Along the way, we've touched the lives of more than 20,000 patients and shepherded 50,000+ family members through their time of need, offering bereavement support for as long as they desired it. Every member of our medical team – and volunteer staff – receives comprehensive, ongoing training. Good Shepherd Hospice is Medicare Certified and State Licensed.


  • Assessing significant social and emotional factors for patients and families
  • Helping patient and family to understand, accept and follow care plan.
  • Using all available means to help patient and family to live better with illness limitations
  • Participating in educational programs and special projects
  • Supporting the Hospice staff with loss and patient/family issues


  • Hospice or medical social work experience preferred
  • Masters Degree in Social Work from an accredited school
  • LMSW or LCSW certification 
  • Licensed in the state of Missouri
  • Can successfully pass background checks 

Good Shepherd Hospice is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

passionate about life.