Location: Golisano Children's Hospital of Southwest Florida----------
Department: Care Management----------
9981 S. HealthPark Drive
Shift: Shift 3----------
7:00:00 PM to 7:30:00 AM
Fort Myers, FL 33908----------
Work Type: Full Time----------
Exempt: YesJob Summary
The social work practice that occurs in hospitals and other health care settings to facilitate health, prevent illness and aid physically ill patients and their families to resolve the social and psychological problems related to the illness. Social work also sensitizes other health care providers about the social psychological aspects of illness. The Social Worker provides clinical coordination and therapeutic interventions through assessment, coordination, referral and Interdisciplinary planning for high risk population. The Social Worker also links people to systems that provide them with resources, services and opportunities to achieve and maintain maximum functioning. Acts as a Social Worker Field Instructor for BSW/MSW students. Provides counseling and support to patients and families regarding adjustments to disease process and illnesses.
Preferred and/or Master's Social Work Required or Master's Counseling Required Experience Requirements Minimum Years Required Area of Experience Required/
Preferred and/or 1 Year Required Additional Requirements At least 1 year social work experience in medical or healthcare setting. Emergency department requires 2 years social work experience in emergency department or healthcare setting. State of Florida Licensure Requirements Licenses Required/
Preferred and/or Certifications/Registration Requirements Certificates/Registrations Required/
Preferred and/or ACM (Accredited Case Manager) Required or NACCM (National Academy of Certified Care Managers) Required Additional Requirements Case Management Certification, ACM or NACCM after 3 years employment (time exception provided for unsuccessful attempts).
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