at USA Medical Staff (view profile)
Published August 5, 2022
Location Van Nuys, California
Category Allied Health - Social Work  
Job Type Full Time  


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Extremely competitive salary range!


We are seeking a Clinical Social Worker MSW Community Health. A master's level social work professional who provides interventions to remove psychosocial barriers preventing safe and timely transition through the continuum of care. The MSW collaborates with members of the healthcare team, patient/family and community liaisons to assure psychosocial and socioeconomic needs are addressed in order to enhance outcomes and patient satisfaction. The MSW also provides training related to follow up functions identified in a Social Work assessment within the scope of Community Health Worker job functions.

Required qualifications for this position includes:

  • Master's Degree in Social Work, from of an accredited program
  • 1 year of recent experience in acute care inpatient setting or community based organization with responsibility for assessment of patient population and linkage to community resources in area of service
  • Computer experience/literacy as needed for the job
  • Advanced communication skills to communicate effectively with patients, hospital staff, physicians and the community
  • Flexibility and strong self-motivation/organizational skills to prioritize work and make decisions with minimal supervision
  • A courteous and cooperative service-oriented demeanor

Preferred qualifications for this position includes:

  • Discharge planning experience
  • Knowledgeable of community resources with care coordination
  • Bilingual in Spanish

About the Region you will serve 

Anchored by five award-winning comprehensive medical centers, Providence provides a full spectrum of care that includes a range of specialties, signature services, outpatient and home care and the well-regarded Providence Medical Institute, a group of physicians and primary and urgent care clinics throughout the greater San Fernando Valley and South Bay. Providence is focused on providing the communities it serves with preventive care, education and leading-edge diagnostics and treatment. The organization includes numerous outreach programs. Hospice and home care and even our own Providence High School, a Blue Ribbon college-preparatory campus.

Security Clearance Required: No
Visa Candidate Considered: No
Benefits - Full
Relocation Assistance Available - Possible for ideal candidate
Commission Compensation - No
Bonus Eligible - No
Overtime Eligible - No
Interview Travel Reimbursed - Yes
1+ to 2 years experience
Seniority Level - Mid-Senior
Management Experience Required - No
Minimum Education - Master's Degree
Willingness to Travel - Occasionally
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