Saint Francis Health System Social Worker in Vinita, Oklahoma
Job Summary: A master's prepared (MSW) social worker provides skilled interventions for 1) the support and/or resolution of patient and family crises, 2) problem-solving and decision-making, 3) advocacy and facilitation necessitated by life-changing events (adoption, guardianship, abuse, placement, bereavement) 4) mediation of risk factors and coping with disease or disability and 5) other psychosocial and/or socioeconomic issues while adhering to Saint Francis Health System and departmental policies/procedures including those on Infection Control, Confidentiality, Patient's Rights, Advance Directives, Disaster Protocol, Safety and Fire Prevention, Attendance, and Punctuality.
Education: Completion of Masters of Social Work or closely related degree from an accredited program.
Licensure, Registration and/or Certification: None. LCSW (Licensed Clinical Social Worker) or LPC (Licensed Practical Counselor) preferred.
Work Experience: Experience in hospital or community health agency is not required but preferred; prior experience with assigned patient population may be required.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Ability to have additional language fluency in addition to English may be preferred. Must be computer literate.
EOE Protected Veterans/Disability