Social Worker - Care Manager-17001557 Care Site Description Saint Joseph Hospital is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit health care organization. Interested in making a difference? Then check us out. Our rich heritage and mission, and our focus on health care delivery that values person-centered care, excellence and accountability are a winning combination as we bring health – and hope – to our patients. Fast Facts Denver (estab.1873) Largest acute care provider in Denver area 2,397 associates, 1,332 medical staff, 108 residents 371 beds New $623 million, 360-bed, 826,000-square-foot replacement facility (December 2014) Services & Expertise Breast Care Center Cardiovascular Services Center for Women and Infants Comprehensive Cancer Center Emergency Services Medical Imaging Orthopedics Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Rehabilitation Surgical Care Weight Loss Surgery Center Kudos: Saint Joseph Hospital offers excellence across the continuum of care for patients. Visit: http://www.saintjosephdenver.org/ Description The oncology social worker provides outpatient psychosocial services for patients, families and significant others facing a diagnosis of cancer. Working from a systems prospective and a patient centered approach, the social worker collaborates with other disciplines within the CCC and programs in the community to coordinate the appropriate services. The social worker utilizes a wide range of clinical interventions that address the patients evolving psychosocial needs including individual counseling support, support group facilitation, education, advocacy, and case management. Social work enhances the quality of patient care through evaluation of psychosocial issues and effective, efficient use of resources. In addition to the direct care of patients, the social worker preforms administrative duties of program development throughout the SCL CCC site. Participates in community outreach as available. Qualifications Graduate of an accredited school of Social Work Minimum of three years medical SW experience Masters of Social Work with licensure Knowledge and experience with oncology care Minimum of one year of counseling experience Previous oncology social work experience preferred LCSW required within 3 year of hire date OSW-C preferred Organization: Saint Joseph Hospital, Denver, CO Primary Location: CO-Denver/Boulder/Surrounding Areas-Denver Department: SJD-Psychosocial- CCC Schedule: Part-time Shift: Day Shift Job Posting: Mar 6, 2017, 3:35:04 PM FTE: .5 Allied Health
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