Social Worker MSW-Obstetrics & Gynecology -60173

West Virginia, United States
Salary Not Specified
Sep 01, 2020
Employment Type
Full Time

Position Summary:

The Social Worker comprehensively plans for care management of targeted patient populations. Performs resource management, facilitation, and referral to other levels of care. Works collaboratively with the multidisciplinary care team to facilitate achievement of desired treatment outcomes. The social worker intervenes with patients who have complex psychosocial needs, require assistance with eligibility determination for social programs and funding sources, and qualify for community assistance from a variety of special funds and agencies. The social workers serve as patient advocates and counselors, perform psychological assessments, refer patients and families to medical resources and provide patient and family assistance in obtaining financial and legal assistance. In addition, offers crisis intervention to patients and families with psychosocial needs and collaborates with the patient care team in the development of care for all patients including high-risk patient population. The social worker will also participate in ongoing management of these patients. Most importantly, a LICSW/LCSW works to assure that the best interests of the patient are met.

Provide healthcare services consistent with state law and the requirements of the professional licensing or certification authority and/or hospital privileges, where applicable. Such service may include, but are not limited to.

Minimum Qualifications:

- Master’s Degree in Social Work.

- LGSW, LCSW or LICSW or a temporary Social Work permit and must obtain permanent licensure within the first six months of employment OR LPC or provisional licensure certificate. Must have appropriate licensure for the state of practice.

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Social Worker-MSW - OBGYN

Notes To Applicants

This position would staff MFM sub-section 2d/wk.; 1 or 2 telehealth only visit days; and Waynesburg and/or Bridgeport

LICSW in WV and LCSW in PA required

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