HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Social Worker PRN in Kissimmee, Florida
Social Worker - Case Management
SCHEDULE: PRN / Per Diem / As Needed
POSITION SUMMARY: The medical social worker is 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. The social worker acts as a liaison between the patient and community resources/post-acute care providers. The social worker creates and facilitates timely implementation of discharge plans and arranges post-acute interventions identified in the plan of care. The social worker facilitates patient movement across the continuum of care and identifies, addresses, and tracks barriers to patient throughput.
QUALIFICATIONS: * Bachelor's degree in Social Work (BSW)required; MSW preferred * State licensure (LCSW) preferred * Certification in Social Work or Case Management preferred * Acute care social work experience preferred * 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.
ABOUT US: Osceola Regional Medical Centeris a Joint Commission accredited 404-bed hospital that builds on a proud tradition of healthcare excellence in Osceola County, Florida. Osceola Regional is conveniently and centrally located in Heart of Kissimmee only minutes from Orlando, St. Cloud, Celebration and Poinciana. Osceola Regional Medical Center is designed to be patient friendly that blends comprehensive state-of-the-art medical technology with the highest level of comfort and convenience possible for patients and visitors.
We are committed to continually enhancing the standard of healthcare by providing services to include: Emergency Care, Trauma Care, Pediatric ER, Heart & Vascular Institute, Comprehensive Stroke Center, The Baby Suites maternity care, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Level II, Women’s Services, Behavioral Health, Orthopedics & Spine and a Graduate Medical Education Program. We also expand our care to the community with our freestanding Emergency Department at Hunter’s Creek ER.
An EEO/AA Employer M/F/V/D
Job: *Case Management
Title: Social Worker PRN
Location: Florida-Kissimmee-Osceola Regional Medical Center
Requisition ID: 01323-17649