Social Worker PRN, Specialty Clinic .0F (7467-4491) in Marquette, MI at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 3/15/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

UP Health System - Marquette

Investigates, assesses, and plans interventions to help patients cope with social, emotional, economic, and environmental problems.

Interviews and assesses patients and/or patient's family, caregivers, and/or legal representatives.

Determines, prioritizes, provides and/or arranges for needed internal and external services/interventions.

Participates in case reviews to evaluate case management and progress. Consults with healthcare team members to promote, monitor, and evaluate compliance with patient's treatment plan.

Assists with discharge planning and processes. Identifies appropriate resources, including transportation, housing, healthcare, and social/spiritual services, and provides referrals as part of the discharge plan.

Performs Medicaid screenings as indicated for NHP.

Assists patients with Safety Net applications when needed.

Job Requirements

Minimum Education
  • Bachelor’s degree required
Required Skills
  • Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must beable to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.
  • State of Michigan Licensed Bachelor's Social Worker (LBSW) Required
  • Basic Life Support Health Care Provider (BLS-HCP) Required
Minimum Work Experience
  • 1 year related experience Required
  • 3 years related experience Preferred

Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran