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PRN Medical Social Worker-MSW

Location: Fort Myers, FL
Department: Care Management
Categories: Professional
Type: PRN
Shift: 8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Schedule: Variable

Description:

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.

Requirements:

Educational Requirements

Degree/Diploma ObtainedProgram of StudyRequired/
Preferred
and/or
Master'sSocial WorkRequired

Experience Requirements

Minimum Years RequiredArea of ExperienceRequired/
Preferred
and/or
1 YearMedical Social WorkRequired

State of Florida Licensure Requirements

LicensesRequired/
Preferred
and/or

Certifications/Registration Requirements

Certificates/RegistrationsRequired/
Preferred
and/or
ACM (Accredited Case Manager)Preferredor
NACCM (National Academy of Certified Care Managers)Preferred