UC Health Social Worker - UC Medical Center - Outpatient Services in UC Medical Center - 234 Goodman Street - Cincinnati, Ohio
Title: Social Worker
Location: UC Medical Center
At UC Health, we're proud to have the best and brightest teams and clinicians collaborating toward our common purpose: to advance healing and reduce suffering.
As the region's adult academic health system, we strive for innovation and provide world-class care for not only our community, but patients from all over the world. Join our team and you'll be able to develop your skills, grow your career, build relationships with your peers and patients, and help us be a source of hope for our friends and neighbors.
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Primary Purpose:Social Workers serving in a variety of departments and clinics are responsible for responding to referrals from the interdisciplinary team. The social worker will complete psychosocial assessments, develop and implement a plan of care that addresses patients’ needs that promotes continuity of care, and facilitates transitions to the next level of care. The social worker will provide education, consultation, and serve as a liaison to the healthcare team regarding the patient and families’ emotional, psychological, social, financial and developmental aspects of care.
Knowledge and Skills:
Education:Master of Social Work from an accredited School of Social Work, minimum required. Preferred degree.
License and Certification: Licensed by the State of Ohio Social Work Board (LSW, LISW, or LISW-S)
Years of experience: One-two Years equivalent experience, minimum required. Three-five years, preferred.
Required Skills and Knowledge: Casework principles, including diagnosis, assessment, crisis intervention, and treatment planning; techniques in individual, family and group therapy; awareness of community resources, public assistance systems, Medicare/Medicaid; accepted professional and ethical standards within the existing medical community and professional organizations.
Organization: *UNIVERSITY OF CINCINNATI MEDICAL CENTER, LLC
Title: Social Worker - UC Medical Center - Outpatient Services
Location: UC Medical Center - 234 Goodman Street - Cincinnati, OH
Requisition ID: 064462