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Social Worker in Munster, IN at Community Healthcare System

Date Posted: 1/3/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-time
  • Location:
    901 Macarthur Boulevard
    Munster, IN
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    1/3/2020
  • Job ID:
    27799

Job Description

Job ID: 27799

Category: Nursing Services

Facility: Community Hospital

Schedule: Full-time

Location: Munster, IN

SOCIAL WORKER
 
Full Time 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.
 
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE
 
•       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 period: 1/6/2020 - 1/12/2020
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