Santa Clara, CA, USA

Acute Care Hospital Licensed Social Worker

Wed 02/08/2017

Company: Clinical Management Consultants

If where you work matters to you, this hospital will be the right place for your career to blossom! This prestigious non profit Medical Center in beautiful, warm and coastal San Francisco Bay Area in California is actively seeking for a Acute Care Hospital Licensed Social Worker.

The Acute Care Hospital Licensed Social Worker& will join the family of dedicated nurses and other health care professionals living out a mission to heal people in body, mind and spirit. With services ranging from family-centered maternity care and high level neonatal care to technologically advanced cardiac services and an innovative palliative care program, our work touches people at every stage of their lives.&

In collaboration with a multi-disciplinary care team, the Acute Care Hospital Licensed Social Worker will be responsible for the timely coordination of health care services to meet the patients individual need and promote quality and cost effective outcomes.

Master's degree required in social work (MSW), counseling or nursing. & Knowledge of CPS and APS mandatory reporting laws. & Two (2) years of experience in the provision of social services and/or discharge planning in an acute care setting preferred. & Knowledge of medical terminology, JCAHO standards, and Medicare, Medi-Cal, and county and community agency regulations. & Advanced communication skills in advocacy