Provides psychosocial assessment and intervention to assist patients and families with adjustment to health care needs.
Effectively communicates within the work team and collaborates with a multi-disciplinary approach.
Provides linage with community resources to assist the patient in the transition from hospital to discharge location.
Actively involved in professional integration and self-development in the social services field.
Demonstrate knowledge of principles of growth and development over the life span and uses this information appropriately when interacting with and treating patients.
Initiates and maintains positive relationships with patients/customers.
Initiates and maintains positive relationships with coworkers.
- Takes responsibility for self-development and supports a learning environment.
- Displays commitment to the mission of the hospital and its values.
Two (2) years' experience in a hospital setting desirable. Demonstrates strong interpersonal skills and excellent communication skills both written and verbal, as well as, exhibiting strong organizational skills and work ethic. Demonstrates a professional demeanor when responding to patients/customers.
Master's degree from an accredited School of Social Work
Licensed by the State of Ohio Counselor and Social Work board at the LSW level; attainment of LISW status is encouraged within one year of eligibility
Post-Master's experience is strongly preferred. Previous work in Med/Surg is also preferred. This position is for 32 hours per week, Monday-Friday, day shift.
Equal Opportunity Employer - minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity.
Location/Region: Cleveland, OH (US - 44101)