Social Worker- FT - HCH

Expiring today

Silver Spring, Maryland
Apr 03, 2017
Sep 21, 2017
Full Time
Position Purpose:General Summary:
Provides the following to all age groups of patients treated at Holy Cross who are referred or request services:
•\tComplex discharge planning
•\tPsychosocial assessments on patients with identified needs.
•\tSupportive counseling services for patients and families.
•\tReferral of patients to community agencies/resources.
•\tSupport/assistance to hospital staff regarding the reporting of child abuse/neglect or the abuse/neglect/exploitation of vulnerable adults
Supports the Mission of Trinity Health and Holy Cross Hospital.Job Description Details:

Minimum Licensure/Certification Required (if applicable):
State of Maryland LGSW, LCSW or LCSW-C licensure.

Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required:
Masters Degree in social work.
At least one year of social work experience in an acute-care setting.
Demonstrated ability to work with all age groups of patients.
Able to communicate effectively, demonstrating good audio and visual acuity.
Ability to prioritize tasks and manage time effectively.

Trinity Health's Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Trinity Health employs more than 120,000 colleagues at dozens of hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 21 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.

Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.