• Novant Health UVA Culpeper Medical Center
  • Culpeper, VA 22701, USA
  • Mar 02, 2021

Job Description

The Medical Social Worker provides casework services to patients across the lifespan, assisting patients and their families in arranging post-hospital care, end-of-life decision making, adoption services and other psychosocial support, appropriately using internal and external resources. This position also functions as a patient advocate, representing the interest of the patient in the hospital system. EXEMPTION STATUS Non-exempt REQUIREMENTS Education: Bachelor of Social Work or equivalent Bachelor's degree Experience: Minimum of one year hospital-based experience preferred Knowledge, skills and abilities required: Strong problem solving skills Ability to apply critical thinking in a variety of situations Counseling skills Time management capabilities Effective communication skills with all levels of staff Basic computer skills Knowledge of medical terminology Strong Customer Relation skills



Employment Type

PRN (as needed, less than 20 hours per week)