Social Worker, LCSW East Jefferson General Hospital
East Jefferson General Hospital Metairie, LA Full-time Health Care Provider
Posted on March 3, 2023
Graduate from a school of Social Work accredited by the Council on Social Work Education with M.S.W. preferred.- A minimum of three (3) years in a healthcare setting of similar size and scope is highly desired.- Functional knowledge of systems theory as it relates to complex families, groups, hospitals; resource development/mobilization; social welfare policy; social planning and community development.- Strong problem solving, crisis intervention and interpersonal relationship skills.- Working knowledge of community resources and capability of handling heavy caseloads with numerous interruptions/demands. Exhibits initiative consistently. The Social Worker has the ability to function as an expert practitioner, educator and consultant to achieve/facilitate maximum benefit from healthcare services to high-risk populations.- This would include but is not limited to discharge planning of high-risk/dependent populations, mandated reporting, crisis intervention, therapeutic interventions, and information and referral to improve patient outcomes. The Social Worker may also provide supervision to the MSW student interns and training of new hires.
Work Type: Full-time
Work Shift: Days