Providence Health & Services Social Worker MSW in Walla Walla, Washington
Providence is calling a Social Worker (MSW) (Care Management, Day Shift, 0.5 FTE) to Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Enable patients and their families to recover or maintain optimal levels of physical, mental, and psychosocial well being.
Use your exceptional communication skills to help patients and families deal with the impact of illness, extended care placement, or end-of-life planning.
Provide psychosocial assessment, counseling, and discharge planning for long term care.
Implement social work treatment plans and documentation consistent with insurance guidelines.
Work collaboratively with other members of the patient-care team to ensure successful care management.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Master’s degree in Social Work (MSW) or Counseling from an accredited school
Active license in Washington State under new counseling guidelines
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Prior social work experience and/or discharge planning in a hospital, hospice or palliative care setting
About the hospital you will serve .
Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, Washington is a full service hospital with some of the best technology, expertise, specialists and primary care physicians in the region. We have been named the 100 top hospitals in the United States by two separate, independent research companies, Solucient and Cleverly Associates. Walla Walla is located in the southeastern region of Washington state and offers a sunny, mild climate, the benefits of living in a historic college town, outdoor activities and excellent public & private schools at all levels.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Social Work
Location: Washington-Walla Walla
Req ID: 238806