Ascension Health Licensed Social Worker - Behavioral Health in McMinnville, Tennessee
Job ID: 229072
Licensed Social Worker - Behavioral Health
Additional Job Information
Title: Social Worker
City, State: McMinnville,TN
Location: TN - River Park Hospital
Department: Geriatric Psych Nrsng Unit 001
Additional Job Details: PRN Days, weekends, hours vary.
The Social Worker investigates, assesses and plans interventions to help patients cope with social, emotional, economic and environmental problems.
Interviews patients, assesses priorities and documents case activity.
Consults with team managers, statutory and voluntary agencies and patient's relatives to ensure compliance with patient's treatment plan.
Assists clients/families with obtaining community assistance by referral to proper resources.
Develops and maintains working relationships with community health, welfare and social agencies and seeks creative means to assist the client with his/her needs.
Assists in the management of clinical resources to achieve expected clinical, financial, and service outcomes. All other duties as assigned.
Contribute to Mission effectiveness by promoting the spirit embodied within the Mission Statement:Service to the Poor - support the cause of those who lack resources for a reasonable quality of life;Reverence - respect and compassion for the dignity and diversity of life;Integrity - inspiring trust through personal leadership;Wisdom - integrating excellence and stewardship;Creativity - courageous innovation;Dedication - affirming hope and joy in our ministry.
Licensed Social Worker obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Certified Master Social Worker preferred. Current incumbents hired prior to 1/1/2016 will have until 9/30/16 to fulfill license requirement.
Bachelor's Level Degree
Bachelor's degree in Social Work required Master's preferrred
- Three (3) to five (5) years of recent clinical social work experience in acute care setting preferred.
How To Apply
If you have any questions about the application process or require a reasonable accommodation to complete the application, please contact the Ascension candidate care at 1-855-778-6037 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. CST Monday through Friday.
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