LIC CLINICAL SOCIAL WORKER - Renal Transplant

Location
Norfolk, VA
Posted
Sep 14, 2017
Closes
Sep 30, 2017
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:
We are seeking a full-time Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) for our Kidney/Pancreas Transplant team at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital.

Company Highlights:
    Employee Satisfaction: Hampton Road's chosen Employer of Choice for over 10 yearsStability: 125 plus years of no company layoffs. Career Growth: Position is open due to an employee relocation. Our unit can offer career advancement opportunities into a Senior Transplant Coordinator role. Innovation: 525-bed Level 1 trauma center and tertiary care facility that was first in the region to perform kidney, heart, and pancreas transplants. Market: Sentara Transplant Center has been around for nearly 40 years and is the only transplant center in Hampton Roads Region. We have performed more than 2,200 transplant. Nursing Excellence: First in the region to become a Magnet® recognized hospital. Location: We are located in the Hampton Roads area surrounded by beaches, historic landmarks dating as far back as the Revolutionary War of 1776, top rated school systems, and seven cities full of life, events, and celebration.
Learn more about our Kidney/Pancreas Transplant team here: https://www.sentara.com/hampton-roads-virginia/medicalservices/services/transplant.aspx

The Licensed Clinical Social Worker participates as an integral part of a multidisciplinary team to establish comprehensive and integrated plans for each patient. Involvement entails both delivery of clinical services and referrals to appropriate community resources and other professionals. Assists patients and their families in meeting psychosocial needs which predispose illness or interfere with achieving an optimal level of care. Assesses the social, psychological, cultural, environmental and financial situations, as well as disposition needs, for each assigned patient.

Education Level
Master's Level Degree - SOCIAL WORK

Experience
Required: Social Worker - 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
Depending on regulatory requirements, some department can accept a Licensed Social Worker as a substitute for Licensed Clinical Social Worker.