Social Worker- Population Health

  • MaineHealth
  • South Portland, ME
  • Mar 26, 2020
Full time

Job Description

Summary Position Summary Provides professional social work services that support the goal of the Population Health Program to deliver risk based population management services to patients at all times during their tenure of care at Maine Medical Partners. Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs) Education: Minimum of a Bachelor's degree in social work from an institution accredited by the Council on Social Work Education. License/Certifications: Licensed by the Maine State Board of Social Work. Experience: Experience providing therapeutic services to adult and pediatric patients with chronic medical issues. Experience in client advocacy and case management. Proficiencies: Proficient computer skills. High level of analytical skills to resolve complex psychosocial problems associated with illness Excellent communication skills, written and verbal. Ability to interact effectively as member of an interdisciplinary health care team. Ability to identify and utilize community resources. Ability to communicate appropriately with a diverse patient population. Ability to maintain confidentiality. Specialized Knowledge: Knowledge of health and social issues impacting diverse clients and their well-being. Knowledge of the use of therapeutic relationship to foster patient involvement.

Schedule

Day Shift

Employment Type

Full Time