The Medical Social Worker functions as a member of the Home Health interdisciplinary team to assess and treat the psychosocial needs of patients and families.
Sharp Home Care is San Diego’s largest home care agency, licensed and certified since 1983. The agency is part of the Sharp Metropolitan Medical Campus, home to an array of comprehensive medical services. Sharp Home care provides cutting edge clinical services including transplant care, wound experts, diabetes nurse educator, infusion specialists and non-invasive pain management modalities.
With a focus on maximizing recovery, independence and long-term wellness, Sharp Home Care provides diabetes care instruction, specialty nursing, rehabilitation and senior behavioral health services to individuals through San Diego County.
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.
This position is based in Serra Mesa, San Diego County; will be part of an intra-departmental float pool encompassing five geographic clinical team locations across San Diego County
Part-time (0.8 FTE/ 32 hours per week). Eligible for FT benefits. 8-hour shift, 8:00 am -4:30 pm
Required Skills and Qualifications
- Master’s Degree in Social Work
- Three years of professional social work experience
- Current BLS certification for Healthcare Providers
- Strong assessment and counseling skills
- Excellent communication, problem solving, and documentation skills.
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
- Experience in home health, hospice, or a hospital setting