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Social Worker

Job Description

Position Summary/Overview:

The licensed Master Social Worker will be knowledgeable of and able to perform the following services:  assessment, planning, intervention, evaluation, case management, information and referral, counseling, supervision, consultation, education, advocacy, community organization, and the development, implementation, and administration of policies, programs and activities.


Status: Full Time
Education: Master degree in social work from an accredited university
Experience: One year of hospital social work experience. At least 3-5 years of discharged planning experience, and working with the geriatric population. Knowledge of medical terminology strongly preferred.
Licenseure: Licensed to practice social work in the state of Maryland. If licensed LMSW, must be supervised by a community LICSW or LCSW if supervision hours have not been completed. Must show proof of supervision by a LICSW or LCSW
Skills: o Ability to collaborate work with multiple people across the continuum spectrum of health care: MDs, RNs, ancillary services, patients, families, community vendors and other entities. o Ability to effectively communicate in a respectful, professional, and compassionate manner o Knowledgeable of post-acute care option, e.g. LTAC, Skilled or Subacute Rehabilitation, Home care, Community based services o Assess for, develop, and implement safe, timely post-acute care/discharge planning
Shift Start: 9:00 am
Shift End: 5:30 pm
Date Posted: July 26, 2019

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