Sharp HealthCare Medical Social Worker in Coronado, California
The Medical Social Worker is responsible for psychosocial assessment, discharge planning, resource management, supportive counseling and treatment planning with patients and families in the Long Term Care Sub Acute Unit of Sharp Coronado Hospital. Responsibilities may also include as needed weekend coverage and /or coverage for social work support and discharge planning in the Acute Care Hospital as well.
Sharp Coronado Hospital provides care ranging from emergency services to a nationally recognized total joint replacement program. The hospital is a 204 bed facility that has a long tradition of providing quality patient centered comprehensive health care.
Sharp Coronado incorporates many personalized aspects into its care philosophy — including patient empowerment, patient and family education, and a physical environment that promotes healing through complementary therapies such as clinical aromatherapy, massage and Healing Touch. Sharp Coronado Hospital is one of the first five hospitals nationally to be designated as a Patient-Centered Hospital by Planetree, an organization committed to personalizing, humanizing, and demystifying the hospital experience for patients and their families.
Physical Requirements may be discussed at the time of interview
Sharp HealthCare is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, transgender status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or any other protected class.
Keywords: Medical Social Worker
This position is located in Coronado
8-hour shift, 8:00 am -4:30 pm
Required Skills and Qualifications
Master's Degree in Social Work
Discharge planning experience
Excellent communication, organizational and interpersonal skills
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
Hospital or long-term care experience
Knowledge of electronic medical records
Job: *Social Worker Jobs
Organization: *83630 - Long Term Care Social Work
Title: Medical Social Worker
Location: Coronado-Coronado Hospital
Requisition ID: 86306