University of Rochester Social Worker (S) in Rochester, New York

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Full Time 40 hours Grade 053 Social Work Division SMH

Responsibilities

General Responsibilities:

Under the supervision of a licensed social work supervisor but with reasonable independence and AHP’s Director of Care Management, the AHP LMSW provides consultation and social work services to AHP practice patients and their families. Responsibilities include intake psychosocial assessments, outreach, supportive, educational, concrete case management services to patients and families served by AHP practices. The LMSW collaborates with AHP practice teams, most commonly the practice care manager to assist patients who have identified social work needs. The LMSW also provides consultation to the health care providers regarding patients’ care needs and/or community resources.

Qualifications: The social worker must have a MSW from an accredited social work program. The social worker must obtain NYS Licensure (LMSW) within 18 months of employment.

5 years’ experience in a clinical setting preferred (some ambulatory care experience preferred). Excellent communication and team skills including ability to form strong collaborative interdisciplinary partnerships across care settings. Sound computer knowledge and skills including an aptitude for using health information technology to guide care management activities and functions. Ability to work independently and meet deadlines. Creativity and strong organizational skills. Valid NYS driver’s license including access to reliable transportation that enables fulfillment of position’s travel requirements.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Job Title: Social Worker (S)

Location: Strong Memorial Hospital

Job ID: 204433

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Full/Part Time: Full-Time