Social Worker Job

Full Job Title: Social Worker MSW

Job Number: 17009771

Facility: SSM Health St. Clare Hospital - Fenton

Location: Fenton, MO

Schedule: PRN, Varied, Rotating Weekends

Hours: 8:00am - 4:30pm

Description

Role Purpose:

Completes social service assessment upon admission while immediately focusing on discharge planning and follow-up care. Group therapy, education, and plan of care will be ongoing throughout the continuum of care. This position participates in a multidisciplinary palliative care team.

Responsibilities:
    • Drives the psychosocial assessment in identified time frame and immediately begins discharge planning upon admission.
    • Directs daily group therapy according to the unit/program schedule.
    • Coordinates discharge planning arrangements to skilled nursing, residential and rehabilitation facilities, while completing all required documentation.
    • Updates relevant patient information within medical record on a daily basis to assist treatment team in coordinating care plan.
    • Performs all other duties according to entity policies/procedures as assigned.


Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Masters Social Work (MSW)
  • 1 to 3 years of experience


Preferred Qualifications:

  • LCSW Preferred

SSM Health St. Clare Hospital - Fenton is a full-service, 154-bed state-of-the-art hospital, designed to provide exceptional, patient-centered care. The St. Clare Hospital - Fenton campus – complete with heart, neurosciences and cancer care services; an ambulatory surgery center, outpatient procedure center, outpatient diagnostic center and medical office building – serves the needs of a rapidly expanding population in southwest St. Louis County.

SSM Health is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law. Learn More »


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