Social Worker & Educator BNI

Job ID
2019-92555
Employment Type
Full Time
Department
Patient Navigation & Outreach - BNI
Hours / Pay Period
80
Facility
St Josephs Hospital and Medical Center
Shift
Day
Standard Hours
Monday - Friday 8-5
Work Schedule
8 Hour
Location
AZ-PHOENIX

Overview

Hello humankindness

 

Located conveniently in the heart of Phoenix, Arizona, St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center is a 450+ bed, not-for-profit hospital that provides a wide range of health, social and support services.  We are extremely proud to be a nationally recognized center for quality tertiary care, medical education and research. St. Joseph's includes the internationally renowned Barrow Neurological Institute , Norton Thoracic Heart and Lung Institute , The University of Arizona Cancer Center at St. Joseph's , and St. Joseph's Level I Trauma Center (which is verified by the American College of Surgeons). The hospital is also a respected center for high-risk obstetrics, neuro rehabilitation, orthopedics, and other medical services.

 

U.S News & World Report routinely ranks St. Joseph's among the top hospitals in the United States for neurology and neurosurgery.  In addition, St. Joseph's boasts the Creighton University School of Medicine at St. Joseph's, a strategic alliance with Phoenix Children's Hospital, and a partnership with The University of Arizona Cancer Center.

Founded in 1895 by the Sisters of Mercy, St. Joseph's was the first hospital in the Phoenix, area. More than 117 years later, St. Joseph's remains dedicated to its mission of caring for the poor and underserved.

 

St. Joseph's is consistently named an outstanding place to work and one of Arizona's healthiest employers. Come grow your career with one of Arizona's Most Admired Companies.

 

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For the health of our community ... we are proud to announce that we are a tobacco-free campus.

Responsibilities

...Join Barrow Neurological Institute's team of specialists and professionals, to provide a complete spectrum of care and support. Barrow Neurological Institute is the world's largest neurological disease treatment and research institution, and is consistently ranked as one of the best neurosurgical training centers in the United States.

 

SUMMARY - Join us now as we look for a Social Worker to add to our team. Our Social Worker provides psychosocial assessment, discharge planning/coordination, community referrals, crisis intervention, and supportive counseling. Develops and disseminates educational material to physicians, nurses, and staff regarding community resources, healthcare issues, insurance legislation, entitlement programs, etc. Facilitates education programs for patients and families.

 

Psychosocial support and resources are very important for the well being of patients and families. This salaried position at Barrow Neurological Institute in Phoenix focuses on the needs of patients and families in our outpatient neurology clinic.  The LMSW will work with families one-on-one as well as develop programming and support to meet the needs of communities affected by neurological conditions such as MS, headache, and seizure disorders. 

Qualifications

MINIMUM

Five (5) years of social work 

Basic computer skills 

Licensed Master Social Worker required

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