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Social Worker - MSW (PT) - UC Medical Center - Social Work

at uc health

Posted: 6/15/2018
Job Status: Part Time
Job Reference #: 048754
Keywords: healthcare

Job Description

Primary Purpose:

Provides Social Work services to patients and families by assessing psychosocial needs and implementing a plan of care to assure continuity of the patient's care. Provides psychosocial interventions, advocacy and linkage with community resources as a member of the interdisciplinary healthcare team. Social Work services are provided to inpatient and outpatients. On-call coverage is provided as needed.

Qualifications

Education: Master of Social Work

Required Skills and Knowledge: Hospital Social Work Experience preferred. Casework principles, including diagnosis, assessment, crisis intervention, and treatment planning; techniques in individual and family supportive counseling; knowledge of community resources, public assistance systems. Medicare/Medicaid; accepted professional, ethical and regulatory standards within the existing medical community and professional organization. Ability to prioritize many simultaneous demands and tolerate frequent interruptions. Self-awareness, professionalism, and good judgment when addressing emotional and confidential issues. Excellent verbal and written communication.