ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY:
Through screening mechanisms, identifies patients who are at high risk for need of social services intervention. Provides bio-psychosocial assessments, identifies issues/problems related to functioning in the following areas: social, emotional, maturational, cultural, financial, legal and family situation. Implements interventions as determined through assessment and referral. Provides necessary assistance to enable patients/families to utilize medical care to achieve their optimum levels of health. Functions may include discharge planning support.
One to three years experience in a medical facility, preferably with inpatient or outpatient psychiatric experience. One to three years of experience in an acute care facility as a Medical Social Worker. Graduation from an accredited School of Social Work with an MSW degree.
Glendale Memorial is a 334-bed regional medical center offering exceptional care that is both appreciated locally and recognized nationally. We are a vital resource to Glendale and its surrounding communities, and home to one of the top heart centers in the country, as ranked by Solucient. Glendale Memorial has been rated one of America's 50 Best Hospitals by Healthgrades five years in a row. We invite you to join us, and experience incredible results in your career.
The hospital is part of Dignity Health, formerly Catholic Healthcare West, 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 is a 403 (b) plan with company match, tuition reimbursement and comprehensive dental and vision plans.
We are conveniently located between the I-5, I-134 and I-2 freeways. To find out more, go to www.dignityhealthcareers.org EOE
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