An exquisite opportunity awaits for an experienced Social Worker outside of Tarrytown NY. An award-winning hospital is searching to add a Social Worker to join their highly professional health care team.
Compassionately serving their community for over 100 years, this award-winning acute care hospital provides only the best personalized care possible. Understanding that each patient requires their own specific treatment plan, the medical staff at this hospital are equipped with advanced medical technology that allows them to provide tailored care for their patients. Administering care that treats both a patient’s physical needs and mental health needs are a top priority for this dedicated clinical staff.
This position creates optimal outcomes for the patient and family by managing complex psychosocial and economic co-morbidities. Through advanced practice skills mobilized resources to reduce risk, and serves as ambassador between hospital and community. Enforces the proper application of hospital policies and procedures regarding appropriateness and timeliness of clinical care given. Can effectively recommend that staff (either Medical or Nursing) be disciplined to the Department Chair when the care is below the standard level.
Requirements for this role include a Master’s Degree in Social Work ( MSW), from an accredited institution and current licensure (LMSW, LCSW) or certification required by NYS for the specific field. 2. Experience: One year experience of social work in a hospital or community-based setting preferred, including experience providing individual, couple and family support. Discharge Planning experience preferred. 3. Training/Certification: PRI Screen preferred, CCM certification preferred. 4. Licensure: Licensed Master Social Work (LMSW, LCSW) or certification required by state for the specific field. 5. Specific knowledge, skills and abilities: Health care law and regulations related to acute care and the immediate post-acute continuum, proficient computer skills, psychosocial assessment, risk factor analysis and treatment planning, group dynamics, Crisis conflict and stress management.
This hospital is situated just outside of Tarrytown NY. With beautiful parks close by and a short commute to the city, this is the perfect place to have a family.
This innovative hospital is moving quickly to add a Social Worker and are fully prepared offer a competitive compensation and full benefits package. Don't let this opportunity pass you by and apply today!