In collaboration with the Trauma Case Manager, a MSW Trauma Social Worker develops, organizes, and implements individual discharge plans with the patient/family and medical team, focusing on the patientï¿½s social, environmental, and psychological needs from a clinical framework. Responsible for assisting the patient and family to negotiate the role changes precipitated by the illness and hospitalization in order to reintegrate the patient back into the family system and community. Responsible for bereavement and grief counseling, as well as to engage the patient and family in the decision-making process to formulate a discharge plan. Coordinates the rehab plan, facilitates the interdisciplinary team conferences for the continuum of care plan. Assists with policy development, problem solving, program development and staff training.
Masterï¿½s Degree in Social Work or Counseling from an accredited university.
Prefer five (5) years in medical social work position at acute care level.
Strong knowledge of countywide resources.
Job: Case Management/Home Health
Primary Location: Delray Beach, Florida
Facility: Delray Medical Center
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
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Internal Number: 2005033633
About Delray Medical Center
Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.