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Social Worker MSW Prdm - Weekends

Location
Los Angeles, California
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
20 Sep 2022

Align yourself with an organization that has a reputation for excellence! Cedars-Sinai was awarded the National Research Corporation's Consumer Choice Award 19 times for providing the highest-quality medical care in Los Angeles. We were also awarded the Advisory Board Company's Workplace of the Year, 3 years in a row. This annual award recognizes hospitals and health systems nationwide that have outstanding levels of employee engagement. We hire people who are passionate about helping others and committed to being a blessing to our community. Join us, and discover why U.S. News & World Report has named us one of America's Best Hospitals!

What will you be doing in this role?

As a Social Worker you will provide a full range of social work services in collaboration with other CSMC staff to meet the psychosocial and discharge planning needs of patients/families/significant others. The duties for this role include:

  • Active participation in Department s continuing education/staff development programs. Involved in program planning in assigned service areas along with the organization of social work activities
  • Providing social work services to patients and their families with psychosocial needs to assure patients receive benefit from medical and/or psychiatric care and post-hospital planning.
  • Psychosocial evaluation - identification of problems affecting optimal patient care and the development of a treatment plan
  • Crisis intervention
  • Individual and family counseling
  • Discharge planning and case coordination
  • Interdisciplinary discussion of psychosocial implications of illness including consultation regarding treatments and resources designed to solve the problems of the patients
  • Developing and maintaining productive relationships with community health, welfare, and social agencies
  • Initiating program planning and development in assigned services/programs

Requirements:

  • Masters Degree in Social Work required.
  • One or more years of acute care hospital experience required.
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office applications.
  • Availablility - Weekends

Working Title:Social Worker MSW Prdm - Weekends
Department:Dir-Med Social Services
Business Entity:Corporate Services
Job Category:,Patient Services,Patient Services
Job Specialty:Social Work
Position Type:Per Diem
Shift Length:8 hour shift
Shift Type:Day
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Details

  • Job Reference: 717173303-2
  • Date Posted: 20 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Cedars-Sinai
  • Location: Los Angeles, California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent