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Do you have the career opportunities as a Medical Social Worker you want in your current role? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join St. David's South Austin Medical Center, a facility that is part of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, HCA Healthcare.
At St. David's South Austin Medical Center we want to ensure your needs are met. We offer a variety of comprehensive medical, dental, and vision plans along with some unique benefits including:
Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programs
Paid Personal Leave
401k (100% annual match – 3%-9% of pay based on years of service)
Identity Theft Protection discounts
Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options
Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
You contribute to our success. Every role has an impact on our patients' lives and you have the opportunity to make a difference. We are looking for a dedicated Medical Social Worker like you to be a part of our team.
As a Medical Social Worker, you will be responsible for promoting patient-centered care by evaluating psychosocial needs, providing community service coordination for identified patient populations, and providing support and crisis intervention where indicated. You will work as a liasion between the patient and the community resources/post-acute care providers. You will create and facilitate timely implementation of discharge plans and arrange post-acute interventions identified in the plan of care. You will facilitate patient movement across the continuum of care and identify, address, and track barriers to patient throughput.
You will respond timely to referrals from the Registered Nurse Case Manager or other staff when risk factors for social determinants of health are identified
You will perform thorough assessments and develop appropriate plans of care for high risk patients with discharge planning or psychosocial needs
You will identify and address barriers to discharge and recover, including financial, emotional, psychosocial, medical, and spiritual
You will provide education to patients and caregivers regarding community resources and post-acute level of care criteria, benefits, and coverage
You will engage in community outreach and program development to support patient and caregiver needs
St. David's South Austin Medical Center, which is part of St. David's HealthCare, is a 334-bed acute care facility offering a range of complex specialties and sub-specialties, including a nationally accredited oncology program with the area's only adult bone marrow transplant program; a trauma program that includes a Level II trauma center to treat the most severely injured and critical patients; a comprehensive cardiac program; full-service maternity and newborn care; and two full-service emergency centers in the communities of Bee Cave and Bastrop.
HCA Healthcare has been continually named a World's Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere since 2010. In 2018, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.3 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.
If you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply for our Medical Social Worker opening. We promptly review all applications. Highly qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews. Unlock the possibilities and apply today!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
- Knowledgeable about internal, community and post-acute care resources
- Basic social worker skills including, but not limited to, empathy, sensitivity to cultural and ethnic diversity, advocacy, communication and crisis intervention
- Acute care social work experience – preferred
- Bachelor of Social Work (BSW)
- Master of Social Work (MSW) – preferred
Licenses and Certifications
- State licensure through the Texas State Board of Social Worker Examiners – preferred
- Certification in Social Work or Case Management – preferred
Need availability for every weekend, schedule to be three 12 hour shifts or four 10 hour shifts to include Saturday's and Sunday's
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