Tenet Healthcare Social Worker II Full Time Days in Delray Beach, Florida
Social Worker II Full Time Days - 2205027390
The Social Worker II is Social Worker and/or Mental Health Counselor with strong clinical knowledge and leadership skills. The individual in this position is responsible to facilitate care along a continuum through effective resource coordination to help patients achieve optimal health, access to care and appropriate utilization of resources, balanced with the patient’s resources and right to self-determination. The individual in this position has overall responsibility for ensuring that care is provided at the appropriate level of care based on medical necessity and to assess the patient for transition needs to promote timely throughput, safe discharge and prevent avoidable readmissions. This position integrates the national standards for case management scope of services including:
The Social Worker II collaborates with the patient, family, physician, interdisciplinary team, and payer representative to assess, plan, implement, coordinate, monitor and evaluate options and services to promote optimal patient outcomes. The Social Worker II monitors the provision of cost-effective care to ensure care is given in the most clinically appropriate setting. The Social Worker II facilitates compliance with regulatory requirements and organizational performance standards. Responsibilities include the following activities:
Required: Graduate of an accredited school of Social Work or Mental Health
Preferred: Master’s Degree in social services field
Three (3) years experience in the relevant clinical specialty (e.g., social workers for pediatrics patients should have pediatric nursing experience); Minimum of one (1) year acute hospital patient care experience required.
Tenet complies with federal, state, and/or local laws regarding mandatory vaccination of its workforce. If you are offered this position and must be vaccinated under any applicable law, you will be required to show proof of full vaccination or obtain an approval of a religious or medical exemption prior to your start date. If you receive an exemption from the vaccination requirement, you will be required to submit to regular testing in accordance with the law.
Job : Nursing
Primary Location : FL-Delray Beach
Hospital/Facility : Delray Medical Center
Job Type: : Full-time
Shift Type: : Days
Req ID: 2205027390