Medical Social Work

  • MaineHealth
  • Biddeford, ME 04005, USA
  • Jun 11, 2020

Job Description

Summary

  • Position Summary
    • Plans, organizes and initiates the social work needs of the inpatient population and their families to assure that the medically related emotional and social needs of the patient are addressed to support discharge planning and coordination. Hospital Social Work experience preferred.
  • Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
    • Licensed Social Worker in the State of Maine required, LSW, LMSW, LMSWcc.
    • Bachelor�s degree in Social work or similar field preferred.
    • Experience working with patients and families with a range of ages and social needs preferred.
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills, knowledge of community resources and an ability to manage and oversee many details required. 
    • Knowledge of Medicare and MaineCare Regulations helpful.