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Performs duties in support of and in compliance with the performance improvement plan, The Joint Commission and other licensing, accrediting and regulatory agencies. Coordinates Social Work Services throughout the hospital supporting the hospital's mission and values. Serves as liaison between Social Workers and the Director of Case Management/ Social Services and other hospital management. Provides clinical supervision and support to social services staff.
A minimum of 1-year experience in a leadership role with 2-3 years of experience as a Medical Social Worker in an acute setting. Masters degree in Social Work/Welfare required. Psychiatric Social Work Human Behavior and Development Psychodynamic and Psychosocial Theories Social Policies and Research (i.e. Needs Assessment) Psychopathologies Crisis Intervention Community Organizations and Resources Discharge Planning Process Social Case Management Principles Entitlement Programs Patient Rights Regulatory Requirements for Mandated Reporting: Child Abuse and Neglect, Domestic Violence and Elder Abuse and Neglect Cultural Diversity & Sensitivity Must answer pages and carry a beeper/pager. Registered with BBS as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker.
We're California Hospital Medical Center (CHMC), a not-for-profit, 319-bed acute and ambulatory care hospital that provides services to the dynamic community of downtown Los Angeles and its surrounding neighborhoods. With a 120-year history of healing, our vision is a growing and diversified health care ministry distinguished by excellent quality and committed to expanding access to those in need.
The hospital is part of Dignity Health , one of the largest healthcare systems in the West with 40 hospitals in Arizona, California and Nevada. Our mission, vision and values were all formed out of the recognition of the inherent dignity of each person. It also represents our commitment to delivering excellent medical care to all, to advocating on behalf of the poor, and to partnering with others to improve the quality of life.
Our outstanding benefits package includes 100% employer paid Medical Benefits for you and your family, including domestic partners. Also included are a 403 (b) plan with company match, tuition reimbursement and comprehensive dental and vision plans. .
Located blocks from Staples Center and LA Live, California Hospital is walking distance from the Metro Blue Line and employee parking is complimentary. The hospital also sponsors shuttle service to and from Union Station. To find out more, go to www.chmcla.org . EOE.
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