SOCIAL WORKER MSW - TRANSPLANT

Location
Norfolk, VA
Posted
May 01, 2017
Closes
May 29, 2017
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Part Time
Job Description:
Sentara Norfolk General Hospital is seeking a part-time MSW Social Worker to work with our Renal Transplant team. This position is scheduled to work up to 24 hours a week.

Responsible for the provision of medical social work services to patients receiving care in the hospital and ambulatory setting. Transplant MSW participates as an integral part of the 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. Assesses the social, psychological, cultural, environmental, and financial situations, as well as disposition needs, for each assigned patient. Collaborates with patients, families, healthcare team members, and community agencies to develop and implement plans to address identified needs. Evaluates effectiveness of plans and initiates change as needed.

Education Level
Master's Level Degree - SOCIAL WORK

Experience
Required: Acute Care - 2 years, Social Worker - 2 years

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

License
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Skills
Required:

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

Other
If working in one of the mental health acute care units, 1yr experience in psychiatric setting required.