Founded in 1926, Glendale Memorial Hospital and Health Center is a 334-bed, acute care, nonprofit, community hospital located in Glendale, California. The hospital offers a full complement of services, including its award winning heart center, the colorectal surgery institute, a gastrointestinal program, and is a Los Angeles County approved primary stroke center. The hospital shares a legacy of humankindness with Dignity Health, one of the nation's five largest health care systems. Visit https://www.dignityhealth.org/socal/locations/glendalememorial for more information.
Responsibilities Position Summary:
Under the guidance of the Department Manager or Director is responsible for the daily supervision of departmental staff, to ensure the efficient and compliant execution of case management functions. Duties may include, but are not limited to, scheduling or staffing adjustments, audits, performance improvement projects, staff coaching/feedback, or assuming a caseload based on departmental needs. Principal Duties and Accountabilities:
Supervises the department in an efficient manner to ensure timely and compliant care coordination, discharge planning, utilization review and social work interventions resulting in quality patient care.
Directly oversees and adjusts, when necessary, staff scheduling to ensure appropriate personnel resources for departmental operations.
Provides timely support, coaching, counseling or corrective intervention within scope of authority as indicated, maintaining documentation and engaging Human Resources and the department Manager/ Director when appropriate.
Considers the population served by the medical center and area clinical integration programs and leads efforts to optimize care coordination across the care continuum. This coordination ensures a plan of care for patients in all stages of health.
LCSW, Medical Social Work, Supervision, Supervisor, Care Coordination, Social Worker, MSW
Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW, Social Worker, Masters Degree, Hospital, Acute Care, Case Management, Care Coordination, 3 years, California, Title 22, Supervisor
Qualifications Education and Experience:
Masters Degree in Social Work from a university or college accredited by the Council of Social Work Education.
Minimum of three (3) years in a hospital based Clinical Social Work role.