Social Worker MSW 7-7

Location: Waco, Texas US

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Requisition Number: 20005800

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External Description:

The Social Worker MSW 7-7 for Baylor Scott and White Health (BSWH) provides patients and family members with the education and advice needed to cope with issues which arise from various emotional or physical problems as outlined by the Texas State Board of Social Worker examiner scope of practice. He / She coordinates a variety of services including crisis intervention, bereavement, client advocacy, referrals, prevention, education, discharge planning and implementation, and psychosocial assessments as well as collaborates in the development and implementation of performance improvement initiatives.
In addition, the Social Worker MSW 7-7 for BSWH has the following responsibilities:

�        Conducts and documents detailed psycho-social assessments/evaluations to interpret social, environmental, and medical needs of the patient/family

�        Employs advanced practice methods in the development, implementation and evaluation of treatment plans. Provides patient and family education and serves as a professional resource

�        Provides or supervises plan of care interventions to include resource and referral assistance, crisis intervention, prevention, education, patient advocacy, bereavement, therapy, and counseling as appropriate.

�        Collaborates with the healthcare team and involves the patient and/or family in the development and implementation of plans

�        Serves as a liaison with the community resources and their staff to facilitate smooth transition and placement of the patients within the assigned service line

�        Collaborates with other healthcare team members to facilitate the interdisciplinary care of patients and achievement of positive outcomes

�        Participates in performance improvement initiatives to include data collection and analysis, development, and participation in continuing education programs

�        Prepares and writes professional reports, letters, and case summaries

 

The ideal candidate will possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities:

�        Knowledge of human behavior and performance; individual differences in ability, personality, and interests; psychosocial methods; and the assessment and treatment of behavioral and affective disorders

�        Knowledge of the principles and methods to restore or enhance social, psychosocial, or bio-psychosocial functioning of individuals, couples, families, groups, organizations and communities

�        Listening and interpersonal skills

�        Verbal and written communication skills

�        Skill in the use of personal computers and related software applications

�        Advanced practice skills in the development, implementation and evaluation of treatment plans

�        Ability to gather, record, and analyze data, assist individuals in recognizing and solving problems

�        Ability to handle grief

�  Location/Facility � Waco, TX

For more information on the facility, please click our Locations link.

�  Specialty/Department/Practice � Case Management

�  Shift/Schedule � Evenings 7/7

�  Benefits � Our competitive benefits package includes*:

�  Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits

�  401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%

�  Tuition Reimbursement

�  PTO accrual beginning Day 1

*Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level.

 

Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH)  is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States.  With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation�s exemplary health care organizations.  Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it�s accepting a calling!



QUALIFICATIONS

- EDUCATION - Masters'

- EXPERIENCE - Minimum/no experience required

- CERTIFICATION/LICENSE/REGISTRATION -
       Lic Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Lic Masters Social Worker (LMSW), Lic Master Social Wrk AdvPrac (LMSW-AP): Must have ONE of the following:
-- Lic Clinical Social Worker
-- Lic Masters Social Worker
-- Lic Masters Social Worker - Adv Practice.

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Location_formattedLocationLong: Waco, Texas US

CountryEEOText_Description: We are an equal opportunity employer committed to ensuring a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. To view the most recent EEO is the Law Poster, click here.

As a health care system committed to improving the health of those we serve, we are asking our employees to model the same behaviors that we promote to our patients. As of January 1, 2012, Baylor Scott & White Health no longer hires individuals who use nicotine products.

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to ensuring a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. To view the most recent EEO is the Law Poster, click here.