OSF Healthcare Careers

Medical Social Worker - HOM000688

Hours per week: 32
Status (Benefits): Full-Time
Work Schedule: Monday - Friday
Location: 901 N Lincoln St, Escanaba, MI, United States

901 N Lincoln St, Escanaba, MI, United States

Job Description

Description

The Medical Social Worker is responsible for identifying socioeconomic and emotional factors that exist which are, or can be, an impediment to the effective treatment of the patient’s medical condition or rate of recovery.  This individual demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development as well as the physical, emotional and psycho-social needs of the patient population served.  

 

Qualifications

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

 

Master’s Degree in Social Work 

 

1 year experience as an MSW for healthcare field 

 

Current state license to practice 

 

CPR certification prior to start (American Heart Association certification)

 

Valid driver’s license

 

Working knowledge of human behavior/development and theories of social work process

 

Proficient with electronic documentation.

 

Strong communication and interpersonal skills

 

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

 

LCSW, Licensed Clinical Social Worker

 

1 year as Social Worker in home health care experience 

 

 

 

EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled

Job seekers will be afforded equal opportunity regardless of their race, ethnicity, veteran status or disability status.

 

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Job seekers will be afforded equal opportunity regardless of their race, ethnicity, veteran status or disability status.