Social Worker MSW
Conroe Regional Medical Center - Conroe - Conroe, TX

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This position is responsible for expediting the patient’s use of services along a continuum of care and to restore and/or maintain the patient’s independent functioning to the fullest extent possible. Acts as a counselor and liaison between patient, family, physician, healthcare providers, and community resources. Assists in understanding normal responses to illness and resulting lifestyle changes. Actively participates in the collaborative program which requires review of patient activities related to medical necessity of hospitalization, appropriateness of length of stay, timely and appropriate utilization of services rendered and identification of patient needs related to patient care following discharge. The position promotes helping relationships with the patient and family, quality care and cost-effective outcomes that enhance the physical, psychosocial, and vocational health. It includes assessing, planning, implementing, coordinating and evaluation health-related service options throughout the continuum.
When performing patient care, the staff member in this job category is responsible for consideration of developmental issues of patients in each of the following age groups identified:

X Neonatal/Infant (Birth-1) X Adult (18-65)
X Pediatric (1-12) X Geriatric(65 -+)
X Adolescent (12-18)

Qualifications

1. Current licensure in Texas as a Social Worker and a graduate from a Social Work Program

2. Two years experience as a Licensed Social Worker in acute care, desirable.

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