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University of Rochester Sr Social Worker (S) - 217832 in Rochester, New York

Sr Social Worker (S)

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Strong Memorial Hospital

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Full Time 40 hours Grade 055 Social Work Division SMH


Position Summary:

The social worker is responsible for providing clinical social work services to adult patients admitted to the Palliative Care Unit and their families or significant others. The social worker provides crisis intervention, supportive counseling and concrete services to families of patients on the Palliative Care Unit and that are seen in the Palliative Care Clinic. The social worker coordinates discharge planning for patients who are discharged from 4-1200. The social worker serves as a member of the interdisciplinary health care teams in Palliative Care. The social worker serves as a liaison to health and social service agencies in the community.


The Senior Social Worker must have a Masters of Social Work degree from an accredited institution and two years professional social work practice beyond the Master's degree. Licensure as a social worker in New York State. (LMSW). Experience in health care delivery and supervisory experience is preferred.

How To Apply

All applicants must apply online.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled