Social Worker MSW

Location
Charlottesville, VA
Posted
May 08, 2018
Closes
Jul 18, 2018
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description: Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital, located in Charlottesville, Virginia, has multiple opportunities available for full time Master's Level Degree Social Workers to join our team.
**SIGN ON BONUS UP TO $15,000
TO CANDIDATES SUCCESSFULLY HIRED**

POSITION OVERVIEW
  • Responsible for the provision of medical social work services to patients receiving care in the hospital setting.
  • Assessing the social, psychological, cultural, environmental, and financial situations, as well as disposition needs, for each assigned patient.
  • Collaborating 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.
  • Enjoys being a part of a multidisciplinary team that meets our mission of improving health every day.
To apply and become a part of the Sentara Team, please visit
https://sentaracareers.com. Keyword Search is 111261BR.

Sentara Overview

Recently named a Top 15 Health System for 2018 by IBM Watson Health,
Sentara is one of the most progressive and integrated healthcare organizations in the country. We are dedicated to providing leading medical experts, outstanding support teams, advanced technology and continuous innovation to meet our mission of improving health every day of the patients we serve.

Facility Highlights

Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital, located in Charlottesville, Virginia, is a Magnet status, 176-bed facility featuring all patient friendly private rooms. Since its founding more than 100 years ago, Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital has constantly evolved to meet the diverse healthcare needs of the patients who trust us with their care. Today, our vision is as clear as it was to our founders. We will continue to set the standard for clinical quality and personalized healthcare services. Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital was recognized by Soliant Health as the 2012 Most Beautiful Hospital in America.

Sentara Benefits

As the third largest employer in Virginia, Sentara Healthcare was named by Forbes Magazine as one of America's best large employers. We offer a variety of amenities to our employees, including, but not limited to:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Paid Annual Leave, Sick Leave
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Retirement funds with matching contribution
  • Supplemental insurance policies, including legal, Life Insurance and AD&D among others
  • Work Perks program including discounted movie and theme park tickets among other great deals
  • Opportunities for further advancement within our organization

Sentara employees strive to make our communities healthier places to live. We're setting the standard for medical excellence within a vibrant, creative, and highly productive workplace. For information about our employee benefits, please visit:
https://www.sentaracareers.com/employment-benefits/

Join our team! We are committed to quality healthcare, improving health every day, and provide the opportunity for training, development and growth!

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.

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