Social Worker MSW FT
The Clinical Social Worker is responsible the management of the social, emotional and financial wellbeing of the patients identified as needing the services of the Clinical Social Worker. The Clinical Social Worker is responsible for the discharge plan, exercising appropriate assessment and intervention skills. The Clinical Social Worker will accept referrals from the outpatient areas and refer to community agencies as necessary. The Clinical Social Worker will provide education/consultation to the Nurse Managers and Nursing Staff to ensure achievement of quality patient outcomes.
Schedule: 40 hours/ week
Required Knowledge & Skills: Excellent assessment, diagnostic and crisis intervention skills. Evidence of professional development.
Education: Master’s in Social Work
Experience: Five years’ experience in the clinical setting.
Certification/Licensure: Current Licensure in Massachusetts as Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Important COVID Message
This position is subject to the COVID-19 Vaccination Policy for Steward Health Care Workforce. Employees in this position will be required to provide adequate proof of vaccination for COVID-19 by an FDA-approved vaccine prior to starting work. Steward will consider requests for exemptions from this vaccine requirement on the basis of medical condition or sincerely held religious belief in accordance with applicable Federal laws.
Please note, our Good Samaritan Medical Center is taking additional, necessary preparations to ensure patients can receive compassionate care in a safe, carefully managed environment - with confidence and without fear. Our Safe and Ready program consists of a rigorous [five-point] standard ensuring patient safety, confidence and convenience: Expanded hours will allow previously cancelled procedures to be scheduled as quickly as possible. Any COVID-19 related care takes place in designated areas away from other patients and their families. Emergency Departments are reorganized to be a safe place to treat all emergency patients. A stringent cleaning policy has been implemented throughout the hospital. A strictly controlled visitor and masking policy is required for patient safety. You can rest assured that we have made the necessary preparations to provide care in a safe, controlled and professional way.
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