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Overland Park Regional Medical Center is one of the premiere medical facilities in Johnson County. The hospital is a licensed 343 bed facility offering acute and outpatient medical care services to the Overland Park community and the surrounding areas since December of 1978. The hospital campus features four medical office buildings, two pharmacies and the offices of more than 100 physicians.
Our services include Emergency Services, a Regional Trauma Center, an Accredited Chest Pain Center, The Women's Center with Level IIIB NICU, the Human Motion Institute, advanced diagnostic imaging, a Diabetes Center and many other specialty care services. We offer the latest in technological advances and we are committed to providing every patient with the highest level of care in an environment where people, compassion, community and integrity are valued.
Social Worker MSW Position Summary :
Social Work staff identify at an early stage of hospitalization all patients who are likely to suffer adverse health consequences upon discharge if there is not an adequate discharge plan. The Social Worker will arrange for any post acute care needs as they are identified. Other Social Work services may include providing crisis intervention, referrals to community agencies, counseling patients and families and leading support groups. Work may be stressful at times and it can involve dealing with angry or upset people.
Education : Masters of Social Work (MSW) required.
Licensure/Certifications : Kansas Masters of Social Work license required
Experience : Prefer a minimum of one years' experience in discharge planning in an acute care hospital or in a post acute care facility (i.e. skilled nursing facility, inpatient rehabilitation or long term acute care hospital).
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