Clinical Social Worker

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Job ID: 56278
Area of Interest: Allied Health
Location: Baltimore, MD US
Hours of Work: 8-430
Job Facility: UM Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Institute
Employment Type: Full Time
Shift: DAY
What You Will Do:


Under general supervision by the Manager of Case Management/Social Work, this position provides social work services to patients for continuity of care in the community. 

The Social Worker must demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served on assigned unit(s). The position must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span. The position must be able to access and interpret data about the patient’s status in order to identify each patient’s age specific needs and provide the care needed by the patient group.

Must demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age, culture, ethnicity, and specific individual diagnostic needs of the patients served in his/her department. He/she must be able to assess and interpret data about the patient’s status in order to identify each patient’s specific needs and provide the care needed by the patient group (pediatric, adolescents and/or geriatric patient group, culture and diagnostic specific).

Consistently expresses and demonstrates compassion and courtesy for patients. Extends courtesy and support to patient's families/visitors.


What You Need to Be Successful:

Maryland State LCSW or LCSW - C Preferred. Maryland Sate Social Work licensure and credentials as a Graduate Social Worker (LGSW) at the time of employment is required.
 
A master’s degree in Social Work from a council on Social Work Education accredited graduate school of social work is required. 
 
A minimum of two years social work experience in a health care related setting is required.  Experience in Discharge Planning is required.
We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. 
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