HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Social Worker, Full-Time in Miami, Florida

Behavioral Health Social Worker, 4 days/32 hours a week schedule Full-Time

Facility Description: Kendall Regional Medical Center is a 417-bed, full-service hospital providing 24-hour comprehensive medical, trauma, burn, surgical, behavioral health and diagnostic services, along with a wide range of patient and community services. Kendall Regional Medical Center has been honored by being nationally recognized with many prestigious awards and accolades, including: Thomson Reuters 100 Top Hospitals, a HealthGrades Distinguished Hospital (Top 5%) for Clinical Excellence, The Joint Commission Certification as a Primary Stroke Center, accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI, and most recently, by the Joint Commission as a “Top Performer” on key quality measures.

Isn't it time you were offered a competitive salary and an exceptional benefits package that complements your lifestyle? Join the team at Kendall Regional Medical Center. Our award-winning hospital fosters an atmosphere that constantly rewards our nurses and clinical professionals for their commitment, while encouraging them to maintain a healthy lifestyle outside of work!

/Kendall Regional Medical Center is a member of the nation’s leading provider of healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America. HCA Ranks on Fortune’s list of Most Admired Companies for three consecutive years. In addition, HCA has also been named one of Ethisphere’s World’s Most Ethical Companies for four consecutive years. Join our tradition of excellence!/

/Benefits:/ /We offer a generous compensation package for Full-time and Part-time including: vacation, 401k, and Medical Insurance. /

The Behavioral Health Social Worker is responsible for assessing the psychological, social, cultural and/or financial needs that impact the patient's health and recovery. Job tasks and responsibilities include:

  • Utilizes social services, counseling and clinical knowledge in the assessment of patient needs

  • Responsible and accountable for coordination of services through an interdisciplinary process which provides a clinical and psychosocial approach through the continuum of care and balances individually identified patients and family needs with the efficacious and cost effective utilization of resources.

  • Through concurrent case management, patients will be assessed to determine appropriateness of admission, continued hospitalization, as well as appropriate level of care.

  • Assesses and reassesses discharge planning needs throughout the course of hospitalization.

  • Provides age and culturally appropriate care.

  • Orients and mentors new staff members.

  • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

Job qualifications include:

  • Current state licensure as a Social Worker required.

  • Bachelor Degree in Social Work required. Master of Social Work preferred.

  • Previous social work experience in an acute care setting preferred.

  • Prior experience in Behavioral Health preferrred

  • Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision.

  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment.

  • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required for procedures.

Title: Social Worker, Full-Time

Location: Florida-Miami-Kendall Regional Medical Center - Kendall

Requisition ID: 01356-7755