Bilingual Licensed Social Worker:
The Social Worker will be an integral member of the NHCLV multidisciplinary outreach team serving high cost, high needs patients who are the highest utilizers of area hospitals. Together with a nurse and medical assistant, the social worker will provide patient assessments (identify barriers to care, gather information for referrals, arrange home visits, etc…), provide short-term counseling to patients, help develop care management strategy for enrolled patients, and help create linkages for the various health and social service needs of patients. The team works in the field in a variety of settings including patient homes, medical day centers, homeless shelters, and the ED/inpatient floors of hospitals. This is a supervisory position that will oversee the Social Services Department.
Licensed Social Worker in the state of Pennsylvania. At least three years of experience as a LSW with at least two years of supervisory experience in a social services department.