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City:  Cincinnati
State:  OH
Job Requisition Number:  172270

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Please apply for this position by submitting an online internal application via SuccessFactors. Please be certain to update your SuccessFactors Employee Profile prior to applying to this position.

SOCIAL WORKER (BARIATRICS)-MASTERS : Assess the psychosocial needs of the patient and family to develop, communicate, and implement an effective and comprehensive plan for psychosocial interventions and complex discharges, included but not limited to readmissions in the high risk population. Is a resource regarding social systems, institutions, and behavioral and relationship patterns. Can skillfully apply the appropriate interventions to meet the needs of the patient and family. Collaborates with the multidisciplinary team to ensure effective, efficient, appropriate care in order to optimize the health status and assure a smooth transition between levels of care for patients served. Provides education and expertise to promote the practice and profession of social work within the hospital. Serves on specialty areas within the hospital that require a MSW for regulatory or grant funding requirements.


DEPARTMENT SPECIFICS: Social Worker will conduct pre-surgery evaluations and administer psychological testing (scored by PsyD) when needed.  Candidate will be required to prepare individual reports for insurance carriers and surgeons detailing patient's assessment and psychosocial treatment plan pre and post surgery if required.



EDUCATION: Master's Degree Social Science or Social Work. <span style="font-family: "Calibri", "sans-serif"; font-size: 11pt;">Independently<span style="font-family: "Calibri", "sans-serif"; font-size: 12pt;"> Licensed Social Worker

EXPERIENCE: Up to 1 year Clinical Healthcare Community Social Work

SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE: Computer literate. Grief and bereavement counseling, alcohol and drug intervention, and support for victims of abuse, neglect, and violence. Payer rules for reimbursement and community resources for underserved..


Department Name:  TII PSYCHIATRY

Location:  Clifton

Hourly/Salaried:  Salaried

Employment Status: Part Time Position

Bi-Weekly Hours:48

Shift: Day Shift

Weekend Commitment:  No

Holiday Commitment:  No

On-Call Commitment:  No

Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati

Job Segment: Social Worker, Service