Littleton Adventist Hospital is a 231-bed, full-service medical center delivering quality care and Level II emergency care for more than 25 years. Located in the Denver suburb of Littleton, CO, the hospital is surrounded by residential neighborhoods, retail, dining, Littleton’s charming “old town” area, and abundant outdoor space with trails, nature centers and golf courses. In addition to numerous awards for care excellence, we are also leading the way in health care environmental sustainability. Our associates are actively engaged in protecting the health of our environment, working tirelessly to minimize the negative environmental impacts from our operations. Our sustainable achievements have been recognized with several local and national awards, including the Top 25 Environmental Excellence Award from Practice Greenhealth for three consecutive years (2014- 2016). View this shor video to learn why our associates love working here and how our mission and culture help to create fulfilling careers: https://centura-21.wistia.com/medias/e0qve9d10v
Job Description/Job Posting ID: 99167
Recruiter Contact: MandyGray@Centura.org
Clinic/Department: 8675 LAH CASE MANAGEMENT
Hospital: LITTLETON ADVENTIST HOSPITAL
Schedule: PRN Days
The Social Worker is responsible for coordinating and implementing post-discharge plans in coordination with the Case Managers through the use of Extended Care Integrated network (ECIN). They are also responsible for assisting with advocacy and referrals to other community resources.
- Graduate of Accredited Master’s in Social Work Program
- Current LCSW preferred
- BLS certification from American Heart Association
WORK EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
- Experience in Social Work with emphasis on discharge planning, referral to community services and/or case management
- Hospital based experience preferred
Knowledge of community resources used for discharge planning, hospital operations, third party payment systems, and Medicare/Medicaid programs
Current knowledge base of community services maintained through continuing education.
Excellent communication/presentation skills.
Ability to multi-task, set priorities and maintain organization.
☑ Sedentary Work - prolonged periods of sitting and exert/lift up to 10 lbs. force occasionally)
Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.