Social Worker (Pulmonary)
Requisition #: 182308
Location: Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, 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 4, 2019
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Provides clinical social work services and transition planning support to pulmonary service. Provides direct care to patients in the Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU) and the pulmonary patients in the Progressive Care Unit (PCU). Work includes collaborative practice with case management and treatment teams in the MICU and PCU step-down unit. The successful candidate will be responsible for psychosocial assessment, crisis intervention, family meetings, case conferences, post hospital planning, and community resource referrals. Experience working with chronic illness and/or palliative care preferred.
Full time, Day Shift
40 hours, 8 am - 5:00 pm
Work Location: Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU)
Education: Masters degree in Social Work
License: LCSW or LMSW considered
Experience: 1 year of experience, Previous experience working on an inpatient, adult medical service. Previous experience with palliative care and/or chronic illness
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