Social Worker, MSW

Location
Harrisonburg, VA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Apr 09, 2019
Closes
Apr 27, 2019
Ref
122781BR
Function
Other
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Qualifications

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

The Behavioral Health Unit at Sentara Rockingham Memorial Hospital is hiring a Full Time Social Worker.

Position Overview
  • Required Experience / Education
    • One year experience in psychiatric setting required
    • Two years experience in acute care
    • Two years experience as a social worker
    • Masters Degree in Social Work
  • 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.

Sentara RMH Medical Center Overview
We are a Magnet designated hospital and we serve a seven county area with a population of 218,000 residents. Our 238 bed community hospital partnered with the Sentara Healthcare system in 2011. Sentara RMH features the RMH Hahn Cancer Center, a state of the art center equipped with the latest cancer fighting technologies available in the nation.

Sentara Overview
For more than a decade, Modern Healthcare magazine has ranked Sentara as one of the nation's top integrated healthcare systems. Our not-for-profit system proudly includes advanced imaging centers, nursing and assisted-living centers, outpatient campuses, physical therapy and rehabilitation services, home health and hospice agency, a 3,800-provider medical staff and four medical groups. In addition, we provide medical transport ambulances and Nightingale air ambulance, and we extend health insurance to 445,000 people through Optima Health, our award-winning health plan.

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/explore-sentara/benefits/

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

Other
If working in one of the mental health acute care units, 1yr experience in psychiatric setting required.

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