Swedish Medical Center is looking for a ED Clinical Social Worker (0.875 FTE, Night Shift) to work in Case Management at Swedish Ballard in Seattle, WA.
The Clinical Social Worker partners with patients, families and the health care team to address and advocate for patients' social and emotional needs. The clinical social worker is responsible for providing a full range of social work services including but not limited to psychosocial assessment, treatment planning, therapeutic interventions, discharge planning, crisis intervention, and resource referral.
In this position you will:
Contribute to the development of a goal directed, age appropriate plan of care.
Interact with patients and physicians to explore the most appropriate setting to meet patient needs
Communicate patient needs related to advancing the medical treatment. plan and/or discharge plan to appropriate professionals and follows up.
Develop discharge plan through collaboration with the interdisciplinary team.
Provide therapeutic interventions and support related to patient/family adjusting to new diagnosis, change in level of care, family stressors, chronic illness, adjustment to childhood illness, termination of pregnancy, adoption, end of life, and multiple re-admissions.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Master of Social Work (MSW) from an accredited institution
Licensed Social Work Associate
Advanced (LSWAA) or Licensed Social Work Associate
Independent Clinical (LSWAIC)
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) or Advanced Social Worker (LASW) with Washington State Department of Health
Previous experience in acute medical or mental healthcare in an inpatient or outpatient setting
About Swedish Shared Services:
Swedish is the largest, most comprehensive, nonprofit health provider in the Greater Seattle area. Our expanding network of facilities currently includes three hospital locations in Seattle, a hospital in Edmonds and the new Swedish Issaquah campus. It also consists of Swedish Medical Group's network of primary care clinics, and affiliations with suburban hospitals and specialty clinics throughout Greater Seattle.
Each campus has a local operations leadership team, supported by centrally located and led corporate services, such as Human Resources, Financial and Information Services.
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