Social Worker (MSW) - Social Services
Company: Avera McKennan Hospital
Posted on: September 20, 2023
Join the team at Avera!
Award Winning Health Care: - Avera has been named among the
nation's 15 Top Health Systems, Forbes list of America's
Best-in-State Employers and Level 10 Most Wired Health Care
Organization by CHIME.
Culture: -Be part of a multidisciplinary team built on teamwork,
with compassion and the goal of Moving Health Forward for you and
our patients. Work where you matter.
You Belong at Avera: - Competitive pay, front-loaded PTO and
options for free health insurance, sign-on bonuses, various shifts
to fit your lifestyle and opportunities for career growth.
Join a fun team of Social Workers committed to positive outcomes
for patients, and families.
- Work with an innovative team within a caring Christian
- Collaborate with a vast team of healthcare
- Be a vital resource to patients, and families.
- Work with community resources/programs, as well as
Medicaid/Medicare in the hospital system.
- Work with a variety of patient concerns.
The social work is responsible to plan, organize and implement
social work services to patients and families that are medically
and socially complex and greater psychosocial acuity; assuring that
the medically related emotional and social needs are addressed on
an individual basis. - The social worker will facilitate quality
care/education for patients and their families. The social worker
will need skills in brief counseling to individuals and groups. -
Responsible to assess needs and facilitate plans with
patients/families requiring intensive discharge planning. -
Maintain a current knowledge base of community agencies and
resources to facilitate appropriate referrals. - The social worker
provides services in a compassionate, culturally competent and
tactful manner in order to help facilitate access to and provide
continuity of care and patient advocacy. - Works collaboratively
with other members of the multidisciplinary team.
Education and/or Experience
- Master's degree from an accredited Social Work program
- Licensed as a Social Worker in the State of South Dakota
The hourly range for this position is listed below. Actual hourly
rate dependent upon experience. -
- $26.25 - $39.50 per hour
What Makes Avera Special?
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