Providence Health & Services Clinical Social Worker MSW in Mission Hills, California
Providence is calling a new opportunity as Clinical Social Worker MSW (Per Diem/Day Shift) to Providence Holy Cross Medical Center in Mission Hills, CA.
We are seeking a Clinical Social Worker MSW that will provide biopsychosocial assessment, treatment planning, and implementation of social work services to patients and families along the continuum of care. The Clinical Social Worker utilizes his/her knowledge and clinical skill sets to address needs of vulnerable populations and in complex discharge planning situations. In addition to addressing barriers to coping with illness or injury, the Clinical Social Worker has a specialized role with regard to assessment and intervention of abuse, suicide risk, and other mental health issues. The Clinical Social Worker demonstrates proficiency in delivering care to assigned age specific populations (e.g., infants, pediatrics, adolescents, adults, and geriatrics).
In this position you will have the following responsibilities:
Adhere to departmental, unit, and hospital policies and procedures, including but not limited to HIPAA, patient/customer safety, environment of care, and infection control
Interview patients and family members to perform biopsychosocial assessment, including but not limited to assessing for abuse, suicide and/or homicide risk, and other safety risk factors that may impact on life safety
Based on findings from biopsychosocial assessment, formulates a treatment plan in the context of the healthcare setting
Implement treatment plan that includes assisting patients and families to understand and participate in the medical plan of care and utilize appropriate community resources
Facilitate communication between patient and family through patient-family counseling, and with the healthcare team through family conferences, interdisciplinary care planning conferences, and case consultation
Participate in the development of safe and appropriate discharge and post-hospital care plans
Provide counseling, social support, and assistance in crisis situations and when conflicts arise with service providers
Actively participates in clinical supervision as it applies to patient care and advocating for sound social work methods and values in the context of patient care
Collaborate with other hospital programs and community agencies with which patients and families are involved
Coordinate services with appropriate hospital and community resources
Prepare and maintain required documentation and reportsAttend meeting required in the performance of their duties, and other meetings or committees as assigned
Enhance professional growth and development through participation in educational programs, current literature, in-service meetings, workshops and clinical supervision/case consultation
Required qualifications for this position include:
- Master's Degree in Social Work, from a CSWE university
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- 1 year clinical experience in a healthcare setting
About the hospital you will serve.
Nationally recognized for clinical excellence and trauma care, Providence Holy Cross Medical Center is a 377-bed, level II trauma center in Mission Hills, California. We are the only Magnet®Designated Hospital in the San Fernando Valley. Providence Holy Cross also has been recognized this year by the Los Angeles Business Journal as one of the best places to work in Los Angeles. As our reputation for excellence grows, so does our facility. We have recently expanded our medical center with the addition of a new 138-bed patient care wing. This expansion has made Providence Holy Cross Medical Center one of the largest hospitals serving the San Fernando and Santa Clarita valleys.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Social Work
Location: California-Mission Hills
Req ID: 254760