Clinical Social Worker
Job Requisition: 21332
Department: Women's Srvs
Schedule: Full Time
Shift: Day Shift
Location: Washington, DC
Posted Date: September 4, 2019
At MedStar Washington Hospital Center all members of our team share a single focus – providing world-class care at every moment. Here, you’ll be part of our mutual commitment toward better outcomes for all of our patients. Because each decision you make matters to us all.
This is your opportunity to make each moment count, every single day. This is your time to launch a career with MedStar Washington Hospital Center.
General Summary of Position:
- Supports WHC’s resource management mission through clinical discharge planning activities that help ensure appropriate bed utilization and length of stays. Provides psychosocial assessment of patients/families and significant others to facilitate a safe discharge plan. Provides direct clinical counseling services to patients, families and groups. Identifies appropriate community resources and makes referrals. May specialize in a particular area, such as AIDS or OB/GYN.
- Master’s Degree in Social Work is required
- Approximately one to two years of progressively more responsible job related experience.
- A District of Columbia license in Social Work is required.
About MedStar Health
MedStar Health is dedicated to providing the highest quality care for people in Maryland and the Washington, D.C., region, while advancing the practice of medicine through education, innovation and research. Our 30,000 associates and 5,400 affiliated physicians work in a variety of settings across our health system, including 10 hospitals and more than 300 community-based locations, the largest visiting nurse association in the region, and highly respected institutes dedicated to research and innovation. As the medical education and clinical partner of Georgetown University for more than 20 years, MedStar is dedicated not only to teaching the next generation of doctors, but also to the continuing education and professional development of our whole team. MedStar Health offers diverse opportunities for career advancement and personal fulfillment.