Job Description

Location: Southwest General Hospital
Posted Date: 11/4/2020

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Social Worker, in collaboration with Case Managers, physicians, staff, community health resources and payers, is accountable for accurately assessing patient/family psycho social/socioeconomic needs and coordinating the appropriate community resources at the appropriate times across the continuum of care to ensure timely care, compliance with regulatory requirements/standards, and effective and efficient use of hospital resources. The Social Worker will manage the care of patients of all ages assigned to them simultaneously in order to help them meet their intended outcomes.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

1.Graduate of an accredited school of social work; LMSW required.

2. Minimum of 1 year in hospital social work or an equivalent practicum experience.

3. Licensed by the Texas State Board of Social Work Examiners for the practice of Social Work required.

4. Reference Steward Certification Grid for all required Certifications.

5. Stroke Awareness education must be completed Within 6 months of hire.

Steward Health Care complies with applicable Federal and State civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, citizenship, alienage, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age or disability. Steward Health Care does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, citizenship, alienage, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age or disability.

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