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Social Worker - Full time/ BSW

Nebraska Medicine

Nebraska Medicine

Omaha, Nebraska, US.

FULL TIME

Category

Community and Social Service Occupations

Published on 2022-03-22 21:58

Serious Medicine is what we do. Being extraordinary is who we are. Every colleague plays a key role in upholding this promise to our patients and their families.

Please note that this position may require an assessment after completion of the application. Please plan for an additional 20 - 30 minutes to complete this.

Shift:

First Shift (United States of America)

Nebraska Medicine is seeking a talented individual to join us as a Social Worker for our Inpatient setting!

Position Highlights:

  • Benefit of being part of a large Social Work department led by Social Workers.
  • Fast paced position coordinating with multidisciplinary teams to discharge patients to the next level of care.
  • Supportive counseling in relation to adjustment of acute medical events
  • Experience in medical setting preferred but not required.

Shift:

  • Full time, 40 hours/1.0 FTE (benefits eligible)
  • First shift
  • 8:00AM - 4:30PM, Monday - Friday
  • On call, 3-4 times a year

Why Nebraska Medicine:

  • Our shared values reflect who we are and why we’re here and include, Innovation, Teamwork, Excellence, Accountability, Courage and Healing.

  • Competitive Benefits including retirement match contribution, PTO accrual, tuition reimbursement

  • Lead the world in transforming lives to create a healthy future for all individuals and communities through premier educational programs, innovative research and extraordinary patient care

  • Forbes Magazine recognizes us in their list of American’s top employers and the best employer in Nebraska

Job Duties:
Responsible for addressing clinical, financial, and social concerns for patients. Provide leadership in the identification and acquisition of resources (local, state, and federal) for the support of families. Provide high level education and support for individuals and families for both clinical and financial needs. Serve as a resource person for patients and their families. Must be able to work effectively with diverse client groups and their families. Maintain statistics on completed work, client files, and office files including update of files and analysis of information for reporting purposes. Coordinate internal activities to resolve patient inquiries.


Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum of two years of experience in social work or human services required.
  • Bachelor's degree in social work required.
  • Knowledge of professional guidelines regarding confidentiality of client and staff information required.
  • Competent in the use of a variety of computer applications, including Microsoft Excel and Word required.
  • Ability to work effectively with diverse patient groups and their families required.
  • Must demonstrate excellent communication skills both verbally and in writing required.
  • Must demonstrate personal traits of a high-level commitment, motivation and energy, team orientation, and professionalism required.
  • Ability to work independently required.
  • Strong analytical skills required.           
  • Licensed as a social worker in the State of Nebraska required.



Preferred Qualifications:.

  • Master's Social Work degree preferred.
  • Knowledge of health care services and resources preferred.



                                       
 

Nebraska Medicine is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, marital status, sex, age, national origin, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity and protected veterans’ status.

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