Temporary Position: Medical Social Worker - HHH

  • Jefferson Healthcare
  • Port Townsend, WA 98368
  • Apr 29, 2020
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Job Description

Hospice/Home Health Port Townsend, WA, USA $26.42 - $41.23 DOE + 15% Hourly Temporary 15% Hourly Wage Increase in Lieu of Benefits Email Me Similar Jobs Email Me This Job Medical Social Worker - TEMPORARY Home Health and Hospice Jefferson Healthcare, Port Townsend, WA Announcement: 20-04-10-53  Jefferson Healthcare in Port Townsend, WA is hiring a Temporary Medical Social Worker for our Home Health and Hospice team to start as soon as possible with end of assignment currently TBD.  Our HHH team is tight-knit and growing quickly! We look forward to meeting you! Please apply with a current cover letter and resume at jeffersonhealthcare.org/careers  to be considered. *Please note we offer a 15% hourly wage increase in lieu of benefits for temporary positions. Medical Social Worker Job Overview Provides short-term services to assist patients and families/significant others cope with personal, financial, psychosocial and environmental problems associated with the patient's medical and/or psychiatric diagnosis and/or changes in their medical condition. Knowledge and experience in working with specific patient populations that may include but are not limited to: children, frail elderly, vulnerable adults, victims of interpersonal violence and sexual assault, uninsured and financially marginalized patients, drug addicted infants and mothers, patients impacted by mental illness or chemical dependency. Education and Experience Washington State Licensed Independent Social Worker, Registered Counselor or Agency Affiliated Counselor is required. Also required: 2 years recent MSW experience in health care setting.  Supervision for licensure is available for qualifying employees. Masters in Social Work required, LICSW preferred Minimum two years' MSW experience in healthcare setting, clinical social work in similar setting or case management role preferred. Medical social work experience preferred. Previous leadership experience preferred May require valid Washington state driver's license Schedule FTE: Temporary Position starting in April, 40 hours/week. Shifts: 8-hour shifts. Day Shifts. Days: Most likely Monday through Friday Positions available: 1 If you are looking to work with an exceptional team of professionals, we encourage you to consider Jefferson Healthcare. Work where your talent is truly appreciated.

Employment Type

Temporary