SOCIAL WORKER MSW

Location
Harrisonburg, VA
Posted
Jun 20, 2017
Closes
Sep 29, 2017
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description: Responsible for the provision of medical social work services to patients receiving care in the hospital setting. 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: Active Listening, Communication, Coordination, Critical Thinking, Mgmt of Financial Resources, Mgmt of Material Resources, Microsoft Office, Monitoring, Reading Comprehension, Service Orientation, Systems Analysis, Time Management, Troubleshooting, Writing

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.