LMSW/Social Worker II (060831)
Company: Veritas Global Consulting Group, LLC
Posted on: November 22, 2021
JOB CODE: (060831) LMSW/Social Worker II
LOCATION: Scott County (IA)
Great opportunity to join a Health System recognized as one of the
nations top 100 Health Systems and has achieved medical firsts in
the nation and even the world. Servicing a 10-county, bi-state
region of the Quad Cities metro area and the surrounding
communities of Iowa and Illinois, this Health System and its
affiliates a full continuum of care including preventive, primary,
acute and tertiary hospital care; home health and nursing home
care; hospice; rehabilitation and long-term care. With its
affiliates, the Health System brings together more than 665
licensed beds, 600 physicians, 5,000 staff members and hundreds of
volunteers to serve the Quad Cities communities.
Reporting to the Director of Care Coordination, the Social Worker
II interacts with patients, family members, healthcare
professionals, and community and state agencies to ensure the
patients progress in the acute episode of care through post
discharge is quality driven, while being efficient and cost
effective. Serves as a liaison between the hospital and community
agencies or facilities for the exchange of clinical and referral
information. Identifies high risk patients from a
psychosocial/financial perspective, through screening mechanisms,
and assesses the needs of patients and families and provides
information, support, counseling, case facilitation, and timely,
accurate referrals to appropriate resources. Ensures that a
transition plan for ongoing management or resolution of issues is
in place at the time that the patient is clinically ready to leave
the acute care environment. Performs patient home visits.
Supervisory Responsibility: Guidance: The job requires the
provision of occasional guidance and training to others. The job
does not have formal or official supervisory responsibilities.
Materials Responsibility: Moderate: Work requires moderate
responsibility for material resources. Examples of resources could
include operating budgets for a work unit or department,
specialized equipment, costly or unusual materials or supplies,
large amounts of cash or other material assets. The employee has a
moderate amount of control over these resources. The cost of errors
might result in moderate damage, waste or financial loss. The
difficulty, variety and depth of problems associated with these
material resources is moderately complex.
Interpersonal Skills: Interaction is with a variety of people
inside or outside the organization. Communications are often
difficult or stressful in nature. Contact with others involves
complex, detailed and often sensitive topics. The job requires a
high degree of interpersonal skills to deal with a range of
complicated problem situations. Interactions involve gaining the
agreement of others.
Key Relationship: Co-workers/Health System Employees, Outside
Agencies/Other Health Care Providers, Physicians/Medical Office
Staff, Students/Interns/Residents/Outside Instructors, Patients,
Families, and Significant Others, Vendors/Clients, Third Party
Working Conditions: There are little or no adverse environmental
conditions to consider.
Possible Exposure to Blood Borne Pathogens: Yes
Masters degree in Social Work required
Licensure in Iowa or Illinois required at time of hire
License in the second state (Iowa or Illinois) required within 6
months of hire
Must have more than two (2+) years experience
The above statements reflect the general duties considered
necessary to describe the principal functions of the job as
identified and shall not be considered as a detailed description of
all the work requirements that may be inherent in the position.
For consideration, please send us your CV/resume in MS Word format
only. If there is a viable match, one of our consultants will
contact you within 24-48 hours. To ensure that our response to your
application reaches your INBOX (not your junk or spam folder),
please add our email address, jobs@VeritasConsultingLLC.com, to
your Safe Senders list or to your Address Book.
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