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Social Worker (LMSW/LCSW) | FT Days | University Hospital Job

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Date: Jul 16, 2022

Location: Memphis, TN, US

Company: Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare

Summary

This position is responsible for providing psychosocial assessments, interventions, treatment and discharge planning to patients and families. Collaborates and communicates with the healthcare team and involves the patient/family in the plan of care. Models appropriate behavior as exemplified in MLH Mission, Vision and Values. 

Education/Experience/Licensure

 

Education/Formal Training

Work Experience

Credential/Licensure

 

REQUIRED:

Master’s degree from an accredited School of Social Work.

One year of professional practice (Social Work internships considered practice).

Licensure by the state(s) in which is performed.

 

 

PREFERRED:

N/A

Healthcare  practice

LCSW or LAPSW preferred, but not required.

 

 

SUBSTITUTIONS ALLOWED:

N/A

N/A

N/A

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

  • Ability to use a variety of social work interventions.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of family systems and human development across the life span.
  • Ability to interact with other professionals in a team framework.
  • Ability to establish constructive relationships with clients and deal with conflict-laden or complex social situations.
  • Ability to organize multiple tasks and projects and maintain control of one’s own work flow.
  • Ability to work without close supervision and to exercise independent judgment and critical thinking skills.
  • Demonstrates effective communication skills both verbal and written with all levels of Associates, management, physicians, patients/families, and representatives of community agencies.
  • Demonstrates cultural competency and knowledge of interventions with special populations.
  • Adaptability to a fast-paced environment of constant change and continuous performance improvement.
  • Proficient in basic word processing skills (Word), internet navigation, and electronic medical record.

Key Job Responsibilities

  • Demonstrates values and standards of the social work profession.
  • Conducts psychosocial assessments of patients and families and develops plans to address needs.   

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to use a variety of social work interventions.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of family systems and human development across the life span.
  • Ability to interact with other professionals in a team framework.
  • Ability to establish constructive relationships with clients and deal with conflict-laden or complex social situations.
  • Ability to organize multiple tasks and projects and maintain control of one’s own work flow.
  • Ability to work without close supervision and to exercise independent judgment and critical thinking skills.
  • Demonstrates effective communication skills both verbal and written with all levels of Associates, management, physicians, patients/families, and representatives of community agencies.
  • Demonstrates cultural competency and knowledge of interventions with special populations.
  • Adaptability to a fast-paced environment of constant change and continuous performance improvement.
  • Proficient in basic word processing skills (Word), internet navigation, and electronic medical record.


Nearest Major Market: Memphis

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