Ascension Health Social Worker - Resident Pediatrics in Indianapolis, Indiana

We Are Hiring

Title:Social Worker

City, State: Indianapolis, IN

Location: Indianapolis-8414 Naab Rd

Department: Resident Pediatrics 001

Additional Job Details:Full-Time Days,40 hours Weekly

Why Join Ascension?

St. Vincent, part of Ascension, is a nonprofit, faith-based health system that is guided by our mission to provide compassionate, personalized care, especially for those who are vulnerable. St. Vincent is one of Indiana’s largest employers with 22 ministries serving 57 counties in central and southern Indiana. Our 134-year-old health system includes a wide range of services including cardiovascular care, women’s and children’s health, neurosciences, cancer care, orthopedics, bariatrics, primary care, emergency medicine, imaging, general surgery and long-term acute care.

What You Will Do

Job Summary:

The Social Worker investigates, assesses and plans interventions to help patients cope with social, emotional, economic and environmental problems.

Responsibilities:

  • Interviews patients, assesses priorities and documents case activity.

  • Consults with team managers, statutory and voluntary agencies and patient's relatives to ensure compliance with patient's treatment plan.

  • Assists clients/families with obtaining community assistance by referral to proper resources.

  • Develops and maintains working relationships with community health, welfare and social agencies and seeks creative means to assist the client with his/her needs.

  • Supports management of concurrent review, discharge planning processes, social services, home care and other post discharge needs.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • One or more of the following:

  • Agency Affiliated Counselorobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Social Workercredentialed from theIndiana Behavioral Health and Human Services Licensing Boardobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • LCSW strongly preferred

Education:

  • Bachelor'sdegree in a related field, or combination of High School degree and related experience required.

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field preferred.

Work Experience:

  • 3 Years Preferred Technical Experience.

Equal Employment Opportunity

St.Vincent is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. Please click the link below for more information.

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/ofccpeeosupplementfinaljrfqa508c.pdf

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