HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Social Worker (MSW) - Case Management - FT Days in Kansas City, Missouri

At Research Medical Center, above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life. Located in beautiful Kansas City, Missouri, Research Medical Center embodies the mission and heart of HCA Midwest Health. We are recognized as a healthcare leader due to our skilled, compassionate and dedicated doctors and nurses. To ensure that we exceed our patients’ health care needs, we staff over 700 doctors who represent 29 medical specialties.

Several of our renowned programs, including Level I Trauma, Sarah Cannon Cancer Care, Grossman Burn Center, Kidney & Pancreas Transplant Institute, Heart Care, Neuroscience Institute and Women’s Care Center, feature advanced technological resources used to diagnose and treat patients. Whether your healthcare needs are urgent and critical or simply routine and preventative, our advanced capabilities allow us to be one of the most comprehensive hospitals in the Kansas City region.

Research Medical Centeris currently looking for a *Social Worker (MSW) - Case Management - FT Days *

_Responsibilities:_ * The Social Worker at Research Medical Center utilizes professional social work knowledge, relationship skills and interdisciplinary collaboration to assess and intervene in psychosocial issues significant to patient/families and health care team's management of illness, injury and disability.

  • Coordinates discharge planning; provides information and referral to appropriate community agencies; addresses questions about financial and other issues; completes appropriate paperwork for post-hospitalization transfer and makes appropriate entries into the medical record.

_Qualifications:_ * Graduate degree in Social Work from a school accredited by the Council on Social Work Education.
* State license-eligible. License is not required in Missouri. * Minimum of one (1) year of hospital Social Work experience is preferred. * Excellent oral/written communication, interpersonal, organizational and leadership skills required. * Ability to work both independently and collaboratively with other professionals. * Able to remove barriers for patient care and coordinate transition of patient into community care. * Basic computer skills

Job: *Case Management

Title: Social Worker (MSW) - Case Management - FT Days

Location: Missouri-Kansas City-Research Medical Center

Requisition ID: 09727-55088