We Are Hiring
Licensed Social Worker
St Thomas Rutherford Hospital
Candidates must be Licensed by the State of Tennessee (LBSW OR LMSW)
Saint Thomas is looking for a professional self-starter with excellent communication skills, who thrives in a fast-paced environment and possesses the ability to reprioritize throughout the day. If you are looking for a position that enables you to be a part of a dynamic, patient centered team and looking to grow your Case Management skills with a diverse population, please apply!
Why Join Ascension?
In Tennessee, Ascension's Saint Thomas Health operates nine hospitals in addition to a comprehensive network of affiliated joint ventures, medical practices, clinics and rehabilitation facilities covering a 68-county area and employing more than 8,000 associates. Across the state, Saint Thomas Health provides a wide variety of inpatient and outpatient services. The clinical programs and medical facilities are continuously updated to meet both the changing needs of the community and the challenges posed by innovations in technology.
Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. In FY2019, Ascension provided $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.
Ascension includes more than 150,000 associates and 40,000 aligned providers. The national health system operates more than 2,600 sites of care - including 150 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities - in 20 states and the District of Columbia, while providing a variety of services including clinical and network services, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, risk management, and contracting through Ascension's own group purchasing organization.
What You Will Do
As an Associate with Saint Thomas Health Svcs-TN, you will have the opportunity to coordinate the overall interdisciplinary plan of care for patient, from admission to discharge.
Creates plan for care across the continuum, integrating patient/family preferences and values.
Monitors patient care through assessments, evaluations and/or patient records.
Advocates for resources and removal of barriers.
Maintains ongoing dialog with supervisor and other health providers to ensure effective implementation of health plan.
Acts as a resource for adequate medical record documentation, appropriateness of services as they relate to diagnoses, and treatment options for post-discharge care.
What You Will Need
One or more of the following:
Clinical Counselor obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Bachelor Social Worker credentialed from the Tennessee Board of Social Workers obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. (LBSW OR LMSW)
Case Manager credentialed from the American Case Management Association (ACMA).
Case Manager credentialed from the Commission for Case Manager Certification (CCMC).
High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required
Equal Employment Opportunity
Saint Thomas Health Services complies with all applicable federal and state laws prohibiting discrimination in hiring or employment practices on the basis of citizenship, race, color, religion, gender, age, national and ethnic origin, disability, or veteran status.
No question or item on this application for employment is intended to secure information to be used for such discrimination. Information obtained through this application will be used solely to determine qualifications and suitability for employment. This application will be valid for a period of 90 days from date of completion.
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.
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