Social Worker in Munster, IN at Community Healthcare System

Date Posted: 6/7/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-time · Days + Call · 8a-4:30p weekend and holiday call rotation· 80
  • Location:
    Munster, IN
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  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
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Job Description

Job ID:  25506

Category:    Nursing Services

Facility:    Community Hospital • Social Services

Schedule:    Full-time • Days + Call • 8a-4:30p weekend and holiday call rotation • 80

Location:  Munster,  IN

  • Bachelors Degree Required

  • Licensed Social Worker (LSW)

    Days with call
    POSITION PURPOSE AND SUMMARY                  
    The Social Worker reports to the Director of Case Management. Under the direction of Lead Social Worker, the Social Worker assists with implementation of patient continuity of care by arranging discharge plans. In addition, the Social Worker provides supportive counseling to the patient, family and significant other/support person.
    •       The Social Worker shall have completed a Bachelor's or a Master's degree in Social Work and eligible to take the Indiana Health Professions Bureau Licensing Examination. Minimum of two years of experience in social work practice, medical social work experience preferred. Licensure is preferred.
    •       Note: Prior to 1992 a Bachelor's degree in a field other than Social Work and appropriate professional work experience was acceptable to meet licensure requirements of the Indiana Health Professions Bureau. In addition, the exam may have also been waived for those individuals according to the grandfathering clause in place with the Indiana Health Professions Bureau at the time of their licensure.
    Internal Posting:  6/7/19 - 61319 

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