Tenet Healthcare SOCIAL WORKER MSW FT Days St Francis Memphis in Memphis, Tennessee

This full-time (salaried) position in our Social Services department will work with patients on a busy acute care unit.

Under the supervision of Area Director, the individual in this position performs psychosocial assessments and develops a plan to meet the needs of patients with complex social issues/problems, and arranges post-discharge services for patients as needed. The individual’s responsibilities will include, but not be limited to the following activities:

a) assist with adoptions, abuse and neglect cases, including making referrals to state and federal agencies; b) participate in the weekly Complex Case Review meeting and the daily patient care conferences; c) provide resources and make referrals to community agencies for ongoing counseling and/or continued care; d) maintain an updated list of providers for post-discharge care; e) collaborative communication with post-discharge providers; f) update Case Managers on variance to post-discharge plans; g) monitor and provide reports to the DCM and hospital leadership as requested; h) maintain knowledge of regulatory requirements and community resources; i) and other duties as assigned.

Education: BSW. MSW preferred

Experience: Hospital experience preferred. Excellent verbal, written, and computer skills. Excellent organizational and communication skills. Knowledge of internal policies and state/federal regulations related to discharge planning and social services.

Licensure/Certification(s): TN state licensure preferred

Job: Nursing

Organization: Saint Francis Hospital - Memphis

Title: SOCIAL WORKER MSW FT Days St Francis Memphis

Location: TN-Memphis

Requisition ID: 1805015417