Novant Health Social Worker - Home Hospice - PRN - Days in Salisbury, North Carolina
Novant Health is seeking a MSW Social Worker to provide education and contact information to patients and families regarding needed community resources. The Social Worker will also continuously conduct psychosocial assessments and interventions to improve or maintain the social, emotional, and physical health status of the patient. Come join a remarkable team where quality care meets quality service, in every dimension, every time. #JoinTeamAubergine #NovantHealth. Let Novant Health be the destination for your professional growth.
Education: Master's Degree required. Graduate of a school of social work that is approved by the Council on Social Work Education with a Master’s Degree (MSW).
Experience: Minimum of two years professional social work experience in a healthcare, hospital, or community health setting providing clinical and counseling services required.
Licensure/Certification/Registration: LCSW, if regulations demand Required Otherwise, LCSW or eligible for licensure (LCSW-A) preferred.
Additional Skills Required: Ability to successfully complete generic and department specific skills validation and competency testing; knowledge of chronic disease issues; knowledge of community resources; knowledge of department processes and needs. Demonstrate above average ability in the following areas: managing a complex and varied work load, understanding physical and psychosocial assessment parameters. Strong written and verbal skills; strong problem solving, decision making, organizational and critical thinking skills; and ability to network and access appropriate resources.
It is the responsibility of every Novant Health team member to deliver the most remarkable patient experience in every dimension, every time.
Our team members are part of an environment that fosters team work, team member engagement and community involvement.
The successful team member has a commitment to leveraging diversity and inclusion in support of quality care.
All Novant Health team members are responsible for fostering a safe patient environment driven by the principles of "First Do No Harm".
External Posting Title: Social Worker - Home Hospice - PRN - Days
Job Opening ID: 2020-76530
Name: Hospice Services
IF PRN or Other, Provide Specifics: As needed for end of life psychosocial support.
External Company URL: https://www.novanthealth.org/careers.aspx