Capital Health

Social Worker MSW - Care Management

Position ID #
11893
Location
US-NJ-Trenton
Type
Full Time
Department
Care Management
Shift
Day

Overview

Position: 11893

 

Join our interdisciplinary Care Management Team! Inpatient Social Worker will assess, diagnose, and develop plans for social work services related to patient and family bio-psycho-social needs and behaviors. Integrates assessment using information related to cultural, clinical, ethnic, age and other factors into plan of care in order to implement transition plans and treatments. Acts as active team member in the discharge planning process and has primary responsibility for identifying complicated social and financial factors and barriers to appropriate discharge. Assures patient is referred to available, appropriate social and financial resources post discharge in order to transition patient efficiently and achieve the desired outcome. Refers patients/families and care givers to appropriate resources regarding abuse/neglect/domestic violence, alcohol and substance abuse. Performs appropriate clinical interventions related to grief counseling, bereavement, adjustment, crisis intervention in order to support the process of transition planning and increase patient/family coping skills.

Responsibilities

  • Assesses, diagnoses, intervenes with and plans for social work services related to patient and family bio-psycho-social needs and behaviors.
  • Integrates assessment using information related to cultural, clinical, ethnic, age and other factors into plan of care in order to implement transition plans and treatments.
  • Acts as active team member in the discharge planning process and has primary responsibility for identifying complicated social and financial factors and barriers to appropriate discharge.
  • Assures patient is referred to available social and financial resources post discharge in order to transition patient and achieve the desired outcome.
  • Refers patients/families and care givers to resources regarding abuse/neglect/domestic violence, alcohol and substance abuse.
  • Performs  clinical interventions related to grief counseling, bereavement, adjustment, crisis intervention in order to support the process of transition planning and increase patient/family coping skills.

Requirements

  • Master's degree in Social Work (MSW).
  • NJ LSW
  • One year experience in a clinical setting performing clinical social work preferred.
  • Clinical training in a medical/clinical environment; knowledge of spreadsheet and word precessing software, case management and patient information systems.

 

  • Frequent physical demands include: Standing , Walking , Carry objects , Keyboard use/repetitive motion
  • Occasional physical demands include: Sitting , Climbing (e.g., stairs or ladders) , Push/Pull , Twisting , Bending , Reaching forward , Reaching overhead , Squat/kneel/crawl , Wrist position deviation , Pinching/fine motor activities
  • Continuous physical demands include:
  • Lifting Floor to Waist 15 lbs. Lifting Waist Level and Above 10 lbs.

Our Network

Offers are contingent upon successful completion of our onboarding process and pre-employment physical. Furthermore, Capital Health is a mandatory Influenza and Covid-19 vaccination facility.

 

Capital Health will never ask candidates for social security numbers or date of birth during the application phase. If you are asked for this information online, you may be a target for identity theft.

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