Clinical Social Worker I
Requisition #: 188761
Location: Johns Hopkins Hospital/Johns Hopkins Health System, Baltimore, MD 21201
Category: Social Work/Mental Health
Work Shift: Day Shift
Work Week: Full Time (40 hours)
Weekend Work Required: Yes
Date Posted: July 2, 2019
Johns Hopkins Health System employs more than 20,000 people annually. Upon joining Johns Hopkins Health System, you become part of a diverse organization dedicated to its patients, their families, and the community we serve, as well as to our employees. Career opportunities are available in academic and community hospital settings, home care services, physician practices, international affiliate locations and in the health insurance industry. If you share in our vision, mission and values and also have exceptional customer service and technical skills, we invite you to join those who are leaders and innovators in the healthcare field.
This position will provide social work services to the Adult Emergency Department. Responsibilities include crisis intervention, early identification, high risk screening and readmission screening of all patients. Services include but not limited to adjustment to illness, grief and loss counseling, critical care support andintervention during suddent traumatic events, safety assessments, discharge planning, identification of barriers and obstacles to discharge, and coordination of care with multidisciplinary care team. This position is within the Department of Medicine and Surgery Social Work which falls under the Department of Care Coordination and Clinical Resource Management. Additional areas of focus include integration with Adult Psychiatry Consult Service, throughput initiatives, capacity management operations, weekend on call and social work emergency preparedness.
Full Time (40 hours) Day Shift
Work Location: Emergency Department
Masters in Social Work
1-year internship may apply
Works in normal office environment where there is little discomfort to due to the extremes of heat, dust, noise, temperature and the like; Works in patient care areas where there are no physical discomforts due to dust, dirt, temperature and the like
Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are drug-free workplace employers.
Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, mental or physical disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.
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