Social Worker, PRN

  • Hillcrest Medical Center
  • Tulsa, OK 74104
  • Feb 08, 2020
Therapy

Job Description

Who We Are  Hillcrest Medical Center, the flagship hospital of Hillcrest HealthCare System, is a 620-bed hospital among Oklahoma’s most widely respected and acclaimed hospitals, offering extraordinary care and a multitude of services in many areas including Oklahoma’s largest dedicated heart hospital.  After meeting our leadership team, you will learn how our Case Management department is powered by our purpose of caring for people – our patients, their families and one another. With great teamwork and a knowledgeable, tenured staff, we offer great learning opportunities to grow your career, while doing what you love most – caring for people. If you meet the minimum requirements below, enjoy work that is valued, has purpose and you want to join our team, please apply today!    What You’ll Do  The Social Worker is responsible for patient advocacy, emergent counseling and education needs for patients and families, and effective discharge planning. The successful candidate will be able to:   Act as liaison between the patient and medical personnel Facilitate long term health and well-being through counseling, education, and brokering of needed community services and resources Develop and implement appropriate treatment plans for each patient Serve as an advocate for patients and their families in regard to decisions affecting plan of care   Act as a resource for hospice and counseling services Provide appropriate end of life planning and care Ensure timely discharge planning   What You’ll Bring  Master’s of Social Work degree required Previous hospital experience preferred   Must have a passion for excellence   Must demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills  Professionalism displayed through sound judgement, initiative, and flexibility   Good interpersonal, communication, team-work, and customer service skills   Strong organizational, problem-solving and follow-through skills   Ability to multi-task constantly, react to changes quickly/productively, and tolerate interruptions   Ability to perform work when no directions are given, and give directions to others   Remain flexible, organized, professional and able to analyze, make sound decisions under stressful situations     Demonstrate maturity and accountability   What We Offer   Competitive pay Advancement and career development opportunities This position has minimum requirement of an MSW from a program accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE). An active member of the National Association of Social Workers is also desired.

Schedule

Weekend

Employment Type

PRN Per Diem