LIC CLIN SOC WKR - TRANSPLANT

Location
Norfolk, VA
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
May 29, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Part Time
Job Description:
Sentara Norfolk General Hospital is seeking a part-time LCSW to work with our Renal Transplant team. This position is scheduled to work up to 24 hours a week.

The Licensed Clinical Social Worker participates as an integral part of a multidisciplinary team providing care to patients in all phases of the transplant process: evaluation, pre-transplant period, transplantation and immediate post-operative period, and post-transplant/long term follow up period. The Licensed Clinical Social Worker has primary responsibility for the psychosocial evaluation/assessment of patients referred for transplant evaluation, including evaluation for substance abuse. The Social Worker assists patients and their families in addressing and adjusting to an array of emotions and transitions associated with their existing medical condition and with transplantation as a method of treatment. Involvement entails both delivery of clinical services and referrals to appropriate community resources and other professionals. The Licensed Clinical Social Worker also has responsibility for assisting patients and their families in understanding the financial aspects of transplant care and accessing resources to assist them in meeting financial obligations.

Education Level
Master's Level Degree - SOCIAL WORK

Experience
Required: Related - 2 years

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

License
Required: License Clinical Social Worker

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Skills
Required: Active Listening, Communication, Coordination, Critical Thinking, Microsoft Office, Monitoring, Negotiation, Service Orientation, Social Perceptiveness, Speaking, Writing

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
Licensed Social Worker may be substituted for the Licensed Clinical Social Worker

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