Missouri Healthcare Jobs

Jobs.mo.gov mobile logo

Job Information

Truman Medical Centers, Inc Part time OB Social Worker Social Work Services 7 m Sat Sun in Kansas City, Missouri

Tracking Code16892-124Job Description If you want to work where the action is, Company /University Health Company /UH is the place for you. Known as Kansas City s Essential Hospital, Company /UH is the safety net healthcare system for Jackson County/Kansas City. We are an academic medical center, serving as the primary teaching institution for the UMKC Schools of Medicine, Nursing, Dentistry, and Pharmacy. A 547-bed, not-for-profit health system, Company /UH delivers the highest-quality medical care for our patients, with compassion, empathy, and unparalleled dedication to service. During the 2020 pandemic, we also stepped forward as a regional leader in COVID care and testing. Company /UH is comprised of three campuses: Company /UH Heath Sciences District is located in downtown Kansas City, Missouri. The Health Sciences District represents a robust academic community, leading the forefront of biomedical research and cutting edge technology. Partnered with UMKC and Children s Mercy Hospital, Company serves as the cornerstone in educating the next generation of healthcare practitioners. As a Level 1 Trauma Center, we re a leader in Emergency Medicine and Critical Care, with world-class expertise in chronic disease management and women s services, including high-risk maternity care. The Health Sciences District is also home to the University Health building , Company s beautiful specialty outpatient clinics and day-surgery center. We will soon open University Health 2, which will house all of our primary care and women s care clinics. Company /UH Lakewood is located between Kansas City and Lee s Summit, Missouri, offering residents of Eastern Jackson County access to a modern community hospital with a continuum of outpatient services designed to meet the needs of families. Company /UH Lakewood specializes in high-risk maternal and child care, and serves as one of the few Kansas City metro area institutions accredited by The Joint Commission in Orthopedics and Palliative Care. It also is home to a 188-bed, fully accredited long-term care center. Company /UH Behavioral Health is the KC metro area s largest, most comprehensive provider of mental health services. The Healing Canvas Building, located in Kansas City s vibrant Crossroads Arts District, is its epicenter, providing a broad list of outpatient services. We also offer psychiatric inpatient care, and we deliver therapeutic services through our community outreach clinics. We are a leader in the Trauma-Informed Care Movement, and provide training, coaching and consulting to outside organizations. Provide social work services in acute, ambulatory, rehabilitative, and long term care settings. Provide services for patients/residents with acute, chronic or terminal illnesses and their families. Address psychosocial problems of a more complex nature with multiple causative factors requiring an advanced level of professional practice skills. Services include identification of psychosocial needs, psychosocial assessment, pre-admission screening and admitting services for long term care patients, discharge planning, counseling, information and referral, protective services, and patient/resident education. Function as a member of an interdisciplinary team for patient/resident care. Duties may also include program development, evaluation, professional education, or supervision of students. Work under the regular supervision of the Director of Social Work Services or designee.Required Skills * Master s degree in social work from a school of social work accredited by the Council on Social Work Education CSWE * MO LMSW or MO LMSW eligible LMSW eligible Social Workers must obtain linesures by completion of the introductory period of employment or within 90 days * Knowledge of theory and practice of social work at the MSW level and have basic research skills * Must have the ability to work as part of a multidisciplinary team and with patients of various ages and cultural backgrounds. * Must

DirectEmployers