The Medical Social worker functions as an integral member of the interdisciplinary team by providing direct social work services to pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients/families, and social work consultation to other team members. Social Workers serve as patient advocates, provide an in-depth knowledge of State and community resources, and build and foster relationships with community agencies to provide innovative and appropriate care in the community.
Minimum Experience Requirements
- Master of Social Work degree from an accredited School of Social Work required.
Minimum Licensure/Certification/Registration Requirements
- Two to five years medical social work experience preferred.
- L.C.S.W. to be obtained within 36 months for full time employment and adjusted for part time employment based on hours worked.
- Requires State LSW or temporary license.
- *Sedentary Work: Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally (up to 1/3 of the time) and/or negligible force frequently (from 1/3 to 2/3 of the time) to lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects. Sedentary work involves sitting most of the time, but may involve walking or standing for brief periods of time.
- Constantly (67 – 100%): Walking and Computer Usage
- Frequently (34 – 66%): Bending/Stooping, Reaching and Twisting
- Occasionally (1 – 33%): Kneeling/Squatting and Sitting
- Rarely (< 1%): Climbing stairs or ladders and Crawling
- Will constantly carry up to 10 lbs and rarely carry above 26 lbs
- Will constantly lift up to 10 lbs and rarely lift above 26 lbs
- Will constantly pull up to 25 lbs and occasionally pull up to 100+ lbs
- Will frequently push up to 25 lbs and occasionally push up to 100+ lbs
Bloomington Hospital - 14 months ago
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