Hospital Social Worker - Case Management
Per Diem, Days - Committed - Mon-Fri, 2 days/month, 8am-4:30pm
Sellersville, PA 18960
Grand View Health, which includes Bucks County's first hospital, has provided residents of Bucks and Montgomery counties with comprehensive healthcare services since 1913. Now a century strong, Grand View offers a range of inpatient and outpatient care, particularly emphasizing the areas of surgery and orthopedics, women's and children's health, heart and vascular care, and cancer treatment. Our colleagues enjoy the best of both worlds by working for a high-quality, low-cost healthcare provider in a collaborative, community environment. Help us build this new era of wellness and lead our community to a healthier future.
The Hospital Social Worker will provide supportive and informational counseling, along with discharge planning, to adult, pediatric, adolescent and geriatric patients/families as they relate to the patient's emotional, functional, financial and social adjustment to illness, hospitalization and discharge. The Hospital Social Worker's goal is to collaborate with patients, families and healthcare providers to promote health and manage illness. The Hospital Social worker facilitates the use of assessment, coordination and education to achieve quality patient care outcomes while coordinating interdisciplinary, comprehensive and cost-effective care across the continuum.
Per diem, Monday through Friday, 2 days a month, 8:00am to 4:30pm
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Degree in Social Work and over 6 months to 1 year of healthcare social work experience required.
SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Demonstrated analytical skills required.
Demonstrated problem-solving skills required.
Ability to make quality, independent decisions required.
Strong verbal communication and listening skills required.
Effective interpersonal skills required.
Ability to work as part of a team required.
Ability to maintain the strictest levels of confidentiality required.
Excellent organizational skills required.
Competency in the use of a variety of computer hardware and software systems required.
Grand View Health is an equal opportunity employer.
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