Social Worker MSW
Salary Range:$21.40 Commensurate with Experience
Working with a dynamic team of professionals and living in an area that offers an idyllic way of life in a recreational paradise make an ideal combination for a position at McLaren Northern Michigan. Our Social Workers provide services to support our mission, ‘caring for our patients as you would for your own family’.
Our Social Workers assist patients and families in coping with problems resulting from severe or long-term illness, and with difficulties in recovery and rehabilitation. In doing so, interviews patients and families to obtain psycho-social history, assists patients in resolving environmental difficulties interfering with attainment of maximum benefits from medical care and assist with certain aspects of discharge planning.
Education: Knowledge acquired through completion of Master’s degree in Social Work. Licensure required by the State ofMichigan.
Experience:Three or more years of previous experience in all aspects of social work and discharge planning.
Other Job Requirements:Work requires providing direct patient care to pediatric, adolescent, young adult, adult and geriatric patients. Work requires the analytical ability to collect information from diverse sources, apply professional principles in performing various analyses, and summarize the information and data in order to solve problems. Work requires the ability to develop and write instructional/training materials, prepare detailed assessments of patient referrals, conduct individual or group sessions, or perform other duties requiring a comparable level of communication skill.
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