Care Management Social Worker
EvergreenHealth Hospital-Main Campus - Kirkland, WA

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Master's Degree
  • This position does require weekend rotations. At Evergreen Health, we value and encourage the individuality, involvement and expertise of our team members. Our high-tech, high-touch philosophy allows us to serve our patients to the highest level while appreciating each individual employee as a vital element in our highly skilled, compassionate patient care team. Our employees are dedicated to service excellence and family-centered care: with this commitment we partner providers with patients and families to deliver exceptional care to our community. Job Summary The Medical Social Worker, working under the director/manager of Care Management, works in partnership with the Nurse Case Manager and other health care professionals to assure continuity and coordination of care for patients and families. The Medical Social Worker provides consultation to patients / families regarding social, environmental, psychological, financial and cultural factors related to illness and hospitalization supports continuity in care management, and organizes all aspects of discharge planning.

    Qualifications and Requirements Education Background Must have a Master’s degree in Social Work

    Work Experience Recent experience in a hospital setting is preferred. 2 years of social work experience in a hospital setting or community setting is required.

    License or Certification One of the following credentials is required: Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) Licensed Advanced Social Worker (LASW) Social Worker Associate License- (LSWAA) or (LSWAIC)

    If you were hired prior to January 2012, then you may also have one of the following: Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) Licensed Mental Health Counselor Associate (LMHCA)

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