Medical Social Worker (MSW) Acute Care

  • Fremont Area Medical Center
  • Medical Center Fremont Nebraska 68025 US
  • Jan 23, 2019
Other Allied Health

Job Description

The Social Worker supports the physician and the interdisciplinary team in facilitating patient care with the underlying objective of enhancing the quality of clinical outcomes and patient satisfaction. This position will be accountable for identifying and implementing the discharge plan for patients from complex and at-risk populations.  Intervenes on patients who have complex psychological needs that require assistance with eligibility determination for social programs and funding sources.  Demonstrates knowledge and skills necessary to provide care that is appropriate to the patient as it relates to the growth, development and life cycle.   

 

 Minimum Requirements:

 

  • Bachelor's degree (e.g., BA,BS, BSN, BSW) or equivalent (e.g., CPA, PE, etc.)
  • Bachelors of Social Work (BSW) degree from a school accredited by the council on Social Work Education.
  • Licensed Certified Social Worker. (LCSW). 
  • 0-1 years of experience as a social worker.  

 Preferred:

 

  • Nebraska license as a Certified Bachelor of Social Work (CBSW).
  • 1-2 years of experience as a medical social worker.
  • Experience working with Home Healthcare and Hospice.
  • Process of obtaining Masters' of Social Work.