Mountainside/Hackensack PD SOCIAL WORKER (MSW) in United States

NJ licensed MSW required. Provide social work services in the acute care setting. Candidate will conduct psycho-social assessments, initiate referrals, facilitate discharge to alternate levels of care, function as a member of a multidisciplinary team & assist patients with issues requiring social work oversight. Previous acute care experience preferred. Key member of the interdisciplinary team who conducts psychosocial assessments and assist with transition of care. Performs proactive discharge planning by identifying barriers to discharge and early intervention. Provides counseling and supportive services to patients and families.