Social Work Care Coordinator - 16hrs/Days
At Steward Health Care System, we are committed to improving the health of our communities by delivering exceptional, personalized health care with dignity, compassion and respect. Our continued focus on the patient experience informs our caregivers in how to provide care that is respectful of and responsive to individual patient and family preferences, needs and values.
We dedicate ourselves in the communities we serve to delivering affordable health care to all and being responsible partners. No matter what your role, as a member of the Steward family, you are a specialist in the making every patient and family feel right at home, every co-worker a key to our success, and every referring practice, a team of prized colleagues.
In support of this, we commit ourselves to the following values:
STEWARD MISSION STATEMENT:
Steward is a regional health system of compassionate caregivers that embodies the spirit of Christ’s healing ministry, and demonstrates excellence in service, research, and education.
The Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) or Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) is responsible for the social, emotional, and financial wellbeing of patients on the Behavioral Health Unit. The LICSW/LCSW will participate in interdisciplinary treatment team planning; is responsible for discharge planning, running treatment groups as assigned, and performing appropriate psychosocial assessments and interventions. The LICSW/LCSW will assist with referrals to the unit and make referrals to appropriate community agencies as indicated.
Supervision of LCSW employees
Supervision of Social Worker and relevant professional studies students
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS:
Master’s Degree in Social Work
Five years in the clinical setting with a minimum one year’s psychiatric case management experience
Certification / Licensure:
Current MA licensure as an LICSW or LCSW The minimum licensure of LCSW must be acquired within 90 days of hire.
Software / Hardware:
Experience with Meditech preferred