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Social Worker MSW Case Management - Full Time

2022-09-08
  • Organization

  • Grandview Medical Center Grandview Medical Center

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  • Location BIRMINGHAM, AL (Grandview Medical Center)
    Full Time
  • Department Case Management
  • Field Psychological/Social Svcs
  • Full Time

Job Description

Provides interventions with patients having complex social needs, requiring assistance in eligibility determination for social programs and funding sources and qualifying for community assistance from a variety of special funds and agencies.  Offers counseling and direct social work services to assist with meeting psychosocial needs of patients and their families.  Promotes achievement of patient and family's optimal level of physical and social functioning.  Facilitates and coordinates development of a discharge plan of care for high risk patient populations.  Receives referrals of individuals who are of an at-risk population from case managers, staff nurses, team members and physicians. Typically reports to a senior case manager. Requires a master's degree in social work, Licensed by State of Alabama and 2-4 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.

Work performed primarily in office setting with some work performed on patient care units. Requires constant hearing, speaking, vision and repetitive hand movement. Requires attention to detail despite frequent interruptions.  Under certain conditions, may be exposed to blood and/or body fluids or potentially infective materials.

Grandview Medical Center, a 434-bed regional referral center and tertiary-care facility, is located in Birmingham, AL., and is accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO). Grandview Medical Center offers programs and services in all medical and surgical areas, including Cardiology, Oncology, Neurology, Women's Health, Mental Health, Digestive Diseases, Orthopedics, Physical Medicine and Rehab, Sports Medicine and Emergency Care. There are more than 600 physicians on the Grandview medical staff representing 30 specialties and subspecialties. The hospital has been named an accredited program for Metabolic and Bariatric surgery by ASMBS & ACS as well as an accredited chest pain center.  Grandview Medical Center provides equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment regardless of any individual’s race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, citizenship, military status, disability, genetic information or any other protected class status in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws.

 

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