The Emergency Department Social Worker, in collaboration with the clinical team and medical provider, provides patient and family advocacy, discharge planning coordination, and psychosocial intervention for the high risk patient presenting to the Emergency Department. The Social Worker strives to promote patient and family wellness, improved care outcomes, and access to appropriate hospital and community resources among a patient population with complex health needs.
Seasoned professional knowledge; equivalent to a Master's degree; knowledge in more than one discipline. Master in Social Work and MD LGSW license required, years of experience can be 1-3 years in the social work professional field or related fields. 5-7 years experience. MD Social Work LGSW License per level of education.
This is a social worker in the ED to work on weekends and weekdays.
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