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Social Worker, MSW

Company: UofL Health
Location: Louisville
Posted on: November 25, 2022

Job Description:

*We are Hiring for our Tranplant Clinic- Jewish Hospital**Location: 200 Abraham Flexner Way, Louisville, KY 40202**Shift Options: Full Time, 40 hours a week**About Us*UofL Health is a fully integrated regional academic health system with seven hospitals, four medical centers, nearly 200 physician practice locations, more than 700 providers, the Frazier Rehabilitation Institute and the Brown Cancer Center.With more than 12,000 team members-physicians, surgeons, nurses, pharmacists and other highly skilled health care professionals-UofL Health is focused on one mission: delivering patient-centered care to each and every patient each and every day.*Our Mission*As an academic health care system, we will transform the health of the communities we serve through compassionate, innovative, patient-centered care.*Job Summary*Under the direction of the Manager and/or Director of Care Coordination, the Social Worker performs activities which support the Care Coordination Department. The Social Worker promotes optimal health care outcomes in accordance with the policies, procedures, applicable laws and contracts, philosophy, mission, vision and values of University of Louisville Hospital; assumes responsibility and accountability for the appropriate utilization of facilities and services and serves as a resource to physicians, nurses and ancillary staff. The social worker provides psychosocial assessment, discharge planning, information and referral services, counseling, and the coordination of services which meet the health-related needs of patients of all ages, including infant (birth to one year), pediatric (1-11 years), adolescent (12-18 years), adult (19-65 years), and geriatric (66-older)*,* in an acute care setting. The major functions include assessing, planning, coordinating, implementing, monitoring, educating, and evaluating care. The social worker interacts with physicians, advanced providers, residents, medical students, nursing staff, staff from other departments/services involved in patient care, as well as with providers and community agency representatives. Must be able to adjust priorities quickly, organize multiple tasks simultaneously, and work interdependently with many levels of staff. Attention to detail; strong organizational, interpersonal and communication skills; and innovative problem-solving skills required. Must be able to adjust work hours depending upon departmental and organizational needs as determined by the director or manager.*Required Qualifications** Master of Social Work (MSW or MSSW)* Current Licensed Clinical Social Work or Certified Social Work license in the State of Kentucky* Current BLS-CPR required*Preferred Qualifications** One (1) year hospital or healthcare social work*Benefits & Perks** Competitive Pay & Benefits Options.* Paid Vacation, Sick days, and Holidays.* *Free tuition to UofL for Part- and Full-time employees for Child/Spouse/Domestic Partner.** 401K with Employer Match.Job Type: Full-timePay: $970.00 - $1,200.00 per weekBenefits:* 401(k)* 401(k) matching* Dental insurance* Employee assistance program* Flexible spending account* Health insurance* Life insurance* Paid time off* Referral program* Retirement plan* Tuition reimbursement* Vision insuranceSchedule:* 10 hour shift* 8 hour shift* Day shift* Weekend availabilitySupplemental pay types:* Signing bonusAbility to commute/relocate:* Louisville, KY 40202: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)License/Certification:* social work license in the State of KY (Required)* MSW (Required)Work Location: One location

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