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Social Worker - Inpatient Case Management
Part-Time, Days, Benefit Eligible - 8:30am-5pm, (Monday, Thursdays & Fridays), including every other weekend
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.

Responsibilities

The Social Worker provides supportive and informational counseling and discharge planning to adult, pediatric, adolescent and geriatric patients/families as it relates to the patient’s emotional, functional, financial and social adjustment to illness, hospitalization and discharge.

 

The Social Worker's goal is to collaborate with patients, families, and health care providers to promote health and manage illness. The Social Worker facilitates the use of assessment, coordination and education to achieve quality patient care outcomes while coordinating Interdisciplinary comprehensive and cost effective care for the patient.

 

Essential Functions:

  • Providing consultation to members of hospital staff, community agencies, and other groups to resolve patient problems
  • May facilitate a support group of patients/families/community members to discuss similar concerns related to a specific disease or aspect of care
  • Obtaining and updating information on community resources when indicated to provide patients, families, and staff with accurate and relevant information
  • Participating in multidisciplinary team meetings as assigned
  • Working collaboratively with other health-care disciplines to facilitate discharge planning and meet patient and family needs
  • Conducting psychosocial and discharge planning assessments within 1 working day and performing reassessments based on departmental policy
  • Pre-certifying services for discharge as needed

 

This position is Part-Time Benefit Eligible.

Qualifications

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor's of Social Work Degree required.
  • 6 months of hospital social work experience required.
  • Master's of Social Work Degree in Social Work highly preferred.


SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Demonstrated analytical skills
  • Demonstrated problem solving skills
  • Strong verbal communication and listening skills
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Ability to maintain the strictest levels of confidentiality
  • Ability to self-direct
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Competency in the use of a variety of computer hardware and software systems


Licenses and Certifications:

  • Clinical\Social Worker - licensed upon hire, preferred.
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