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Providence Social Worker Complex Care (LCSW) Los Angeles*FT/DAYS* in Los Angeles, California

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Social Worker Complex Care (LCSW) - Axminster - Slauson at Providence Medical Institute

Provides social work services to patients/clients in a variety of residential settings to enable patients and significant others to more effectively deal with the impact of medical and/or psychiatric illness, or disability, on individual and family functioning. Assist in the finding of satisfactory solutions or adjustments to medical, social, emotional and financial problems related to illness or disability which may interfere with access to and use of medical care, taking into account patients'''' physical or age-related needs. Participates in the development and review of appropriate protocols, facilitates formal and informal meetings regarding patient and family communication and decision making processes that support appropriate referral and consistent care. Works in collaboration with physicians and hospital and hospice health and interdisciplinary care teams to services to seriously ill patients and their families. Engages in independent decision-making about psychosocial needs, provides psychosocial services to individuals and their families, and provides formal and informal meetings regarding patient and family communication and decision making. Obtains a psychosocial history, including chart review and information gathered from the patient and family, and conducts psychosocial assessments. Provides direct patient care as well as consultative services to assure proper referral to Complex Care Management, Palliative Care, Hospice or other community resources. In addition to these clinical duties, is responsible for contributing social services expertise to staff education, data collection, and quality improvement.

Please upload a current resume reflecting all professional relevant experience.

Required qualifications:

  • Master's Degree in Social Work (MSW)

  • Current California Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)

  • Three (3) years of Inpatient, outpatient, or home-based social work

  • Demonstrated experience in counseling and group work

  • Experience working with the legal issues arising from illness and patient care issues

Preferred qualification:

  • Advanced training in palliative care, geriatric or medical social work

Our best-in-class benefits are uniquely designed to support you and your family in staying well, growing professionally and achieving financial security. We take care of you, so you can focus on delivering our Mission of caring for everyone, especially the most vulnerable in our communities.

About the location you will serve.

Providence Health & Services Southern California is further developing its physician integration strategy. Historically, the largest asset has been Providence Medical Institute, a medical foundation that provides administrative and other support services to affiliated medical groups. Providence Medical Institute is expected to grow significantly in the next several years, bringing with it facilities, staff and physician growth to support that objective.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details — http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits

About Providence

At Providence, our strength lies in Our Promise of “Know me, care for me, ease my way.” Working at our family of organizations means that regardless of your role, we’ll walk alongside you in your career, supporting you so you can support others. We provide best-in-class benefits and we foster an inclusive workplace where diversity is valued, and everyone is essential, heard and respected. Together, our 120,000 caregivers (all employees) serve in over 50 hospitals, over 1,000 clinics and a full range of health and social services across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. As a comprehensive health care organization, we are serving more people, advancing best practices and continuing our more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable.

Requsition ID: P358188
Company: Providence Jobs
Job Category: Social Services
Job Function: Clinical Care
Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Career Track: Clinical Professional
Department: 7010 OTHER CLINICS CA LADERA HEIGHTS
Address: CA Los Angeles 5100 Goldleaf Cir

Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

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