Provide social work services to patients and families in the acute care setting to meet their medically related social and emotional needs as they impinge on their medical condition, treatment, recovery, and safe transition from one care environment to another using an interdisciplinary approach and coordination of timely discharge planning.
Communicates effectively with patients, families, visitors, co-workers, physicians, and other employees.
Works cooperatively with community agencies
Physical health sufficient to meet the ergonomic standards and demands of the position and its location.
May supervise students and/ Bachelorâ��s level social work staff.
REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS AND LEVEL OF AUTONOMY:
Supervision as required by licensing regulations by the Social Work Manager. Clinically responsible to the Social Work Manager, administratively responsible to the Director of the Case Management
Sign on Bonus: $5k Sign on Bonus comes with a 2 year commitment
-Masterâ��s degree in Social Work.
-Able to read, write and speak English
-One year experience in an acute inpatient hospital setting or equivalent experience.
PROFESSIONAL LICENSURE AND CERTIFICATION REQUIRED:
Job: Case Management/Home Health
Primary Location: Worcester, Massachusetts
Facility: Saint Vincent Hospital
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.