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Clinical Social Worker

Requisition #: 188324
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: June 26, 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 coverage for the Adult Medical Intensive Care Unit and the Medical Progressive Care Unit. The MICU is a 24 bed inpatient unit and the MPCU is a 21 bed inpatient unit. Responsibilities include early identification, high risk screening and readmission screening of all patients. Services include but are not limited to adjustment to illness, grief and end of life counseling, safety assessments, discharge planning, identification of obstacles and barriers to discharge, and coordination of care with multidisciplinary team. This position has shared responsibility for social work coverage for all inpatient units within the Department of Medicine and Surgery Social Work which falls under the Department of Care Coordination and Clinical Resource Manangement and encompasses approximately 600 beds. Additional areas of focus include length of stay, throughput initiatives, weekend on call and social work emergency preparedness operations.

Full time, Day Shift, 40 hours

Shift: 8:30 - 5pm

Weekend/Holiday On Call Rotation
Weekend Onsite work voluntary for supplemental pay.

Location: 1800 Orleans Street

Education: Masters degree in Social Work


Level I- LMSW

Level II- LCSW-c

Experience: At least 1 year experience required, internship will be considered.

Working Conditions:

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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