Clinical Social Worker / Emergency / Full-Time / (Posted 12/8/2020)
Provides clinical social work functions for the hospital with a focus on Emergency Department patients. Social workers offer guidance and counseling to people in crisis. Their patients range from newborns to the elderly. They assist patients in obtaining funds, education, placement or treatment.
Education and Credentials:
Required Master’s degree in Social Work from a graduate school accredited by the Council on Social Work Education.
Preferred North Carolina Certified Master Social Worker (CMSW) or North Carolina Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW). Accredited Case Manager, Social Work with the American Case Management Association.
Required One year of previous experience in medical social work. Given training and on-the-job experience, incumbent should be proficient in the basic aspects of the job within three months of employment date.
Preferred Previous experience in medical social work within an acute care hospital.