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We are seeking a Social Worker III to ensure that we continue to provide all patients with high quality, efficient care. We are an amazing team that works hard to support each other and are seeking a phenomenal addition like you who feels patient care is as meaningful as we do. We want you to apply now!
We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program and student loan repayment. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.
Healthcare Corporation of America (HCA) is a community of 94,000 Registered Nurses and 38,000 active physicians. We have over 1,900 facilities ranging from hospitals, freestanding ER’s, ambulatory surgery centers, and urgent care clinics. Our facility based staff continues to raise the bar in patient care. Ten HCA hospitals have been named in IBM Watson Health’s top 10.\
About TMCA: The Medical Center of Aurora, the first community hospital in the Denver Metro area to receive two-time Magnet designation for nursing excellence by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), is a 346-bed acute care hospital located in Aurora, Colorado. The Main Campus facility is a Level II Trauma Center with Primary Stroke Certification and Chest Pain Center accreditation, serving the eastern metro area and I-70 corridor. The Medical Center of Aurora received ‘A’ grades from The Leapfrog Group (Fall 2015, Fall 2016, Spring 2017), was recognized as the #4 hospital in the Denver metro area and the #4 hospital in Colorado by U.S. News & World Report (2014-2015, 2017-2018), and was one of only nine hospitals in the country to receive the Lantern Award for Excellence in Emergency Room Care by the Emergency Nurses Association (2013).
Facts at a Glance: • Metro Denver's first community hospital to earn two-time Magnet Recognition for nursing excellence • Was named Colorado’s only 2016 Leapfrog Top General Hospital • Primary Stroke Certification (The Medical Center of Aurora South Campus) • Two accredited Chest Pain Centers • Level III NICU at our South Campus • Received the Emergency Nurses Association Lantern Award Recipient for 2013-2016, one of only nine hospitals in the country • State-of-the-art Heart Care Tower on South Campus • NAPBC-accredited Breast Cancer Care Center
For more, visit us at https://auroramed.com/about What you can expect from being a Social Worker at The Medical Center of Aurora:
• This position supports the mission of The Medical Center of Aurora/Centennial Medical Plaza of optimizing the quality of life of all those served by expanding beyond the traditional focus on medical needs to the needs of the whole person. • As a Social Worker, you are responsible for assessing the psychological, social, cultural and/or financial needs that impact the high-risk patient’s health and recovery. • You will have the ability to utilize social services, counseling and clinical knowledge in the assessment of these needs. • You are responsible and accountable for coordination of services through an interdisciplinary process which provides a clinical and psychosocial approach through the continuum of care and balances individually identified patients and family needs with the efficacious and cost effective utilization of resources. • Through concurrent case management, patients will be assessed to determine appropriateness of admission, continued hospitalization, as well as appropriate level of care. • Discharge planning will begin at the time of (or prior to) admission, and reassessed ongoing throughout the course of hospitalization. • Knowledge of payer source implications on discharge plan, resources and placement options to maximize patient’s successful disposition.
If you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply. We promptly review all applications. If you are highly qualified, you will hear from one of our managers. Come unlock the possibilities and apply today!
A. Licensure/Certification/Registration: Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in the state of Colorado preferred. Specialty certification in case management preferred.
B. Education: Master of Social Work (MSW) from an accredited school of social work required. Doctorate of Social Work (DSW) from and accredited school of social work preferred..
C. Experience: 3-5 years recent clinical social work experience in an acute care setting. 5-7 years recent clinical social work and supervision experience in an acute care setting preferred.
D. Special Qualifications: Must have excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills and able to work with highly diverse population. Must be knowledgeable of State and Joint Commission standards. Must have ability to perform multiple tasks simultaneously and work in high stress environment. Must be able to apply critical thinking and formulate diagnostic impressions based upon review of systems, history, symptoms and current presentation. Must be able to provide crisis intervention and utilize system resources/referrals.
Degree of supervision required: Involves general guidance and direction by the Department Director or designee. Employee will be expected to perform all job duties independently and in accordance with established departmental and hospital policies and procedures.
Populations and Ages of Patients Served: This position requires knowledge of growth and developmental needs of patients and families. Personnel in this position must recognize and respond to the behaviors of patients and families in each age category. The employee must be able to demonstrate the special skills required to care for patients and their families according to standards. (The skills and knowledge needed to provide such care may be gained through education, training or experience.)
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