Emergency Department Social Worker

An exciting opportunity to join a growing hospital in the greater New York area as an Emergency Department Social Worker. 

Join a health system recognized for their exceptional patient care throughout New York. The Emergency Department Social Worker has the opportunity to work at a state-of-the-art facility that uses the most advanced technology and techniques. This 400-bed acute care hospital is located in the greater New York area, recognized for their medical surgical, cardiac ICU, behavioral health and onsite emergency department. Founded over 100 years ago, this acute care hospital is part of a nationally recognized health system and also affiliated with one of the most reputable New York Medical Teaching Institutes in the region. Recently completing a large remodel, this hospital continues to grow, excited to welcome highly innovative, dedicated individuals to join their team.

The Emergency Department Social Worker will work Monday through Friday, day shift, working out of the Emergency Department and a nearby outpatient clinic. The Emergency Department Social Worker will be responsible for psychosocial screening, assessment, diagnosis treatment, providing external resources or referrals as needed, and follow up for the patients and families. Emergency Department Social Worker is also accountable for completing all written reports in a timely fashion, maintaining patient records as required by law and Medical center policy, and continuously cross-collaborate with multidisciplinary teams, case management, and external providers as needed. 

Communication is key for the Emergency Department Social Worker when presenting information to the patients and families. The ideal Emergency Department Social Worker holds their Master’s Degree in Social work (MSW) from an accredited institution, and a current Licensed Master Social Work (LMSW or LCSW). The Emergency Department Social Worker should have prior social work experience in a hospital setting, ideally in an emergency department. 

Residing in the greater New York area, the Emergency Department Social Worker will work at a facility located just outside of New York City, easily commutable from the city or suburbs of New York, New Jersey, or Connecticut. When the Emergency Department Social Worker isn’t working, they can enjoy the surrounding area filled with delicious food and endless entertainment. With a great work-life balance, the Emergency Department Social Worker can enjoy hiking, biking, and spending the day at the beach, or going into downtown New York to enjoy the museums and endless shopping opportunities. 

Joining one of the most prestigious health systems in the New York area as their Emergency Department Social Worker. The hospital is actively interviewing and is prepared to offer the Emergency Department Social Worker a generous salary, full suite of benefits, and the opportunity to be a part of a highly dedicated healthcare team. Learn more and apply today!