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Lead Medical Social Worker

Job ID 113277 Date Posted 10/09/2021
San Diego, California
  • Sharp Memorial Hospital
  • Rehab Social Svcs
  • Day Job
  • Full-Time
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Responsibilities

Summary

This position provides consultation to clients and their family members and works closely with an interdisciplinary team that consists of Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Neuropsychologists, Speech Therapists, and Case Management.  This role also provides clients with education on brain injury and stroke, facilitates treatment groups that focus on adjustment and stress management, and assist clients with obtaining benefits and community resources.  The Social Worker will also be responsible for researching, maintaining, and updating information on available community resources.

Sharp Memorial is known for outstanding programs in cardiac and vascular care, cancer treatment, orthopedic and neurological services, rehabilitation, robotic surgery and multi-organ transplantation, and has been recognized as a MAGNET®-designated hospital for nursing excellence and is also designated as a Patient-Centered Hospital by Planetree, an organization committed to personalizing, humanizing, and demystifying the hospital experience for patients and their families

Sharp HealthCare is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, transgender status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or any other protected class.

Location

This position is located in Serra Mesa, San Diego County

Hours

Full-time; Day shift; Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

 

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Master's Degree in Social Work
  • California BBS LCSW
  • 5 years of clinical experience
  • 2 years of clinical experience in an inpatient setting
  • Experience working with rehab patients
  • Discharge planning experience

 

Preferred Skills and Qualifications

  • Hospital experience
  • Leadership experience
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish)
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