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SOCIAL WORKER EMERGENCY SERVICES(Job Id 6474)

Lawrenceville

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Job ID: 6474
Date posted: 04/09/2019

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Work Type: PRN
Facility:

Other information:
Department: EMERGENCY SERVICES SUPPORT GMC
Shift/Hours: WEEKDAYS AND WEEKENDS; AS NEEDED

Work Type : PRN
Facility: GWINNETT MEDICAL CENTER

Other information:
Department: EMERGENCY SERVICES SUPPORT GMC


Shift/Hours : WEEKDAYS AND WEEKENDS; AS NEEDED

Summary:

The social worker is responsible for assessing and assisting in meeting psychosocial, resource, and financial patient needs for patients in the emergency department, 5 South Observation and Behavioral Health Holding Unit. In collaboration with nursing, physicians, and other healthcare team members, the social worker is responsible to communicate with external services and agencies to expedite the process of selecting/approving/certifying services needed during the patient's acute care and transition to a post- hospital setting. The social worker is to provide assistance to patients and families/caregivers to cope with social/emotional issues, crisis intervention, and practical arrangements related to the patient's illness. •

Responsibilities:

Master's Degree in Social Work with at least two years healthcare social work experience preferred. Current CPR required. LMSW Preferred

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