SOCIAL WORKER II: Assess the psychosocial needs of the patient and family to develop, communicate, and implement an effective and comprehensive plan for psychosocial interventions and complex discharges, included but not limited to readmissions in the high risk population. Is a resource regarding social systems, institutions, and behavioral and relationship patterns. Can skillfully apply the appropriate interventions to meet the needs of the patient and family. Collaborates with the multidisciplinary team to ensure effective, efficient, appropriate care in order to optimize the health status and assure a smooth transition between levels of care for patients served. Provides education and expertise to promote the practice and profession of social work within the hospital. This position requires extensive travel to individual patient homes within the Clermont and Warren County areas. Requires collaboration with the interdisciplinary team and participation in the social worker on call rotation, once every three weeks approximately which includes evening, overnight and weekend on call shifts that may require visiting home care/long term care and IPCC patients. Previous health care and crisis intervention experience is strongly recommended.Serves on specialty areas within the hospital that require a MSW for regulatory or grant funding requirements.
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: EDUCATION: Master's Degree Social Science or Social Work and Licensed Social Worker
Will consider BSW at lower pay range.
EXPERIENCE: Some prior work experience in Healthcare or Community Social Work.
SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE: Computer literate, Grief and bereavement counseling, alcohol and drug intervention, and support for victims of abuse, neglect, and violence. Payer rules for reimbursement and community resources for underserved.
This position requires extensive travel to individual patient homes within the Clermont and Warren County areas. This position also requires collaboration with the interdisciplinary team. This position also requires participation in the social worker on call rotation, once every three weeks approximately which includes evening, overnight and weekend on call shifts that may require visiting home care/long term care and IPCC patients.Previous health care and crisis intervention experience is strongly recommended
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