SOCIAL WORKER, MSW - Hampton Roads or Richmond

Location
Richmond, VA:Virginia Beach, VA
Posted
Sep 21, 2017
Closes
Oct 25, 2017
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:
Optima Health is seeking an experienced Master's Degree Social Worker to join our team. This is a full time positon and can be located at either our Virginia Beach, VA office or our Richmond, VA office.

The Optima Health Plan Medical Social Worker works in a collaborative role with all members of the health care team and community service agencies to coordinate care for Optima Health Plan members to improve health outcomes. Assesses for barriers to compliance with the medical care plan and implements appropriate interventions to promote improved health and compliance with recommended therapy. Acts as a resource to assist members in need of community-based program assistance and empowers the member with the skills to navigate the process for obtaining appropriate medical care and community assistance.

Education Level
Master's Level Degree - SOCIAL WORK

Experience
Required: Social Worker - 3 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
Social Work in physician office setting, CSB, home health, long term care, acute care or managed care setting experience.