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:

The social worker provides consultation and clinical social work services to AHP Practice patients and their families pursuant to the Patient Centered Medical Home. Social work services provided include: psychosocial assessments, information and referral, psychosocial treatment and other services required to optimize the patients' health care. The social worker collaborates with the health care team, most commonly the practice care manager to assist patents who have identified social work needs. The social worker also provides consultation to the health care providers regarding patients' care needs and/or community resources.

Qualifications:

The social worker must have an MSW from an accredited social work graduate program and must obtain New York State licensure within 18 months of employment.

Prefer two years’ experience in a clinical setting (some ambulatory care experience preferred). Excellent teaching and mentoring skills.

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 state of the science 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: 209036

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Full/Part Time: Full-Time