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Social Worker (BSW) E - Social Worker Services - Covenant Health Partners *Up to$2,500 Hiring Bonus*

Company: Providence Health & Services
Location: Lubbock
Posted on: August 5, 2022

Job Description:

Description Social Worker (BSW) Evaluation and assessment of patient needs for discharge planning assistance, planning and coordination of patient programs, and acting as a liaison between the patient, hospital, physician and community in the post acute venue with appropriate linkage of community services/resources. Demonstrates behavior, autonomy and decision making consistent with the values and ethical guidelines of the hospital as well as the professional code of ethics. Performs under minimal supervision. Essential Functions:

  • Proactive evaluation and assessment of admissions for identified needs and discharge planning assistance.
  • Acceptance and response to referrals from multi disciplinary heath care team and community regarding clients who may require social services assistance.
  • Maintains current knowledge of the social welfare system, its programs, and applicability to patient and family needs.
  • Demonstrates self-motivation and initiative by developing and maintaining current information on community resources through attendance of continuing education and professional associations.
  • Documentation in the medical record concise and relevant to the patient's program, plan of care, and discharge planning information.
  • Displays non-judgmental acceptance, maintains confidentiality, and establishes a positive rapport and working relationship with patients/family/visitors/staff/peers/community.
  • Assists with the development and maintenance of student affiliation programs. Minimum Position Requeirements Education:
    • Bachelor's Degree Social Work from an accredited undergraduate program of Social Work. Licenses and Certifications:
      • Current Texas Social Work License with current certification to practice in the state of Texas. May operate under interim licensure while completing examination. Preferred Position Qualifications: Education:
        • Coursework/Training Training within the medical venue with social services. Experience:
          • Completion of 400 hour practicum in undergraduate program within a medical venue.
          • Experience in a hospital or health care setting. About Providence At Providence, our strength lies in Our Promise of "Know me, care for me, ease my way." Working at our family of organizations means that regardless of your role, we'll walk alongside you in your career, supporting you so you can support others. We provide best-in-class benefits and we foster an inclusive workplace where diversity is valued, and everyone is essential, heard and respected. Together, our 120,000 caregivers (all employees) serve in over 50 hospitals, over 1,000 clinics and a full range of health and social services across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. As a comprehensive health care organization, we are serving more people, advancing best practices and continuing our more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Requsition ID: SR358295 Company: Covenant Jobs Job Category: Social Services Job Function: Clinical Care Schedule: Full time Shift: Day Career Track: Clinical Professional Department: 8008 SOCIAL WORK SERVICES TX CHP CASE MANAGEMENT Address: TX Lubbock 3615 19th St Covenant Health is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Keywords: Providence Health & Services, Lubbock , Social Worker (BSW) E - Social Worker Services - Covenant Health Partners *Up to$2,500 Hiring Bonus*, Healthcare , Lubbock, Texas

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