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  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker

    Job ID
    2018-63244
    Employment Type
    Per Diem
    Department
    Care Coordination
    Hours / Pay Period
    12
    Facility
    Methodist Hospital Sacramento
    Shift
    Varied
    Location
    SACRAMENTO
    State/Province
    CA
    Standard Hours
    8:00 - 8:00
    Work Schedule
    12 Hour
  • Overview

    Established in 1973, Methodist Hospital is a full-service community hospital committed to providing excellence in health care for residents living in Sacramento's southern suburbs, including Laguna, Elk Grove and Galt. For additional information about Methodist Hospital, please visit us at methodistsacramento.org. Methodist Hospital is part of Dignity Health- a 21-state network of 9,000 physicians, 59,000 employees and more than 400 care centers, including hospitals, urgent and occupational care, imaging centers, home health and primary care clinics. In the Sacramento area, Dignity Health operates Mercy General Hospital, Mercy Hospital of Folsom, Mercy San Juan Medical Center, Methodist Hospital, Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital, Woodland Memorial Hospital and Mercy Medical Group (a service of Dignity Health Medical Foundation). Dignity Health is committed to delivering compassionate, high-quality, affordable health care services with special attention to the poor and underserved.

    Responsibilities

    Methodist Hospital, a member of Dignity Health, is looking for a Licensed Clinical Social Worker to join their hospital staff.  The Licensed Clinical Social Worker, as a member of the multi-disciplinary team, provides the following services to patients and/or families: psychosocial assessment, counseling, crisis intervention, exploration of effective coping skills, education, and coordination of the patient’s progress through the continuum of care. In addition, the social worker provides education, consultation and support to hospital staff.

     

    Requirements:

    •  2+ years experience in acute hospital or combination of hospital and other clinical experience
    • Masters degree in Social Work. 
    • The candidate must also have successful attainment of county designee for 5150 and California Social Worker License.

    The incumbent shall demonstrate behaviors consistent with the core (Mercy) values in support with Methodist Hospital and the Mission and Philosophy of Dignity Health. 

    Qualifications

    clinical and/or medical social work experience required. The incumbent must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable people with disabilities to perform essential functions. Essential functions include but are not limited to those functions that are performed frequently, require a significant amount of time or if not performed, result in an adverse impact. 2 years ?Knowledge of contemporary behavioral and systems theories relevant to health care; end-of-life dynamics and interventions; grief and bereavement counseling; substance abuse identification and interventions; support for victims of abuse, neglect or violence; community or financial resources for underserved or vulnerable populations. SSDI, SDI, and other governmental/county requirements/programs. Thorough comprehension of OBRA and Title 22 is required in California. Excellent customer service and presentation skills are a must Strong interpersonal and written communication skills are essential Demonstrated ability to apply analytical and problem solving skills Demonstrated ability to manage multiple tasks or projects effectively Ability to work independently as needed with a high degree of detail orientation. Ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment with changing priorities Licensed Clinical Social Worker in California

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