(Per Diem) Social Worker, MSW - UMHC SCCC - Miami job Miami Florida
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(Per Diem) Social Worker, MSW - UMHC/SCCC - Miami Job

Employer Name: SpiderID: 12523571
Location: Miami, Florida Date Posted: 5/12/2022
Wage: Negotiable Category: Science/Research
Job Code: R100055194

Job Description:


1. Collaborates and facilitates patient discharge plans for those requiring post inpatient care.

2. Reassesses plan of care according to the physical and emotional needs of patient.

3. Performs patient assessment, including looking at illness, mental status, and family dynamics.

4. Documents relevant data accurately and in compliance with laws and regulations.

5. Links patients and their families to appropriate community resources.

6. Serves as patient advocate and liaison to physicians, insurance companies, and community agencies.

7. Helps the patient and their family to understand, accept, and follow medical recommendations.

8. Provides clinical supervision and guidance to junior social workers.

9. Adheres to University and unit-level policies and procedures and safeguards University assets.This list of duties and responsibilities is not intended to be all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties or responsibilities as necessary.


Education:Master's degree in relevant field

Certification and Licensing: Certification in relevant specialty or field BLS Certified

Experience: Minimum 1 year of experience

Knowledge, Skills and Attitudes:

  • Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written form.

  • Ability to handle difficult and stressful situations with professional composure.

  • Ability to maintain effective interpersonal relationships.

  • Commitment to the University's core values.

  • Ability to work independently and/or in a collaborative environment.

Department Specific Functions

  • Able to provide systematic psychosocial screening and assessments regarding mental status and psychopathology and communicating pertinent information to the healthcare team.

  • On-call rotation for the facility to receive and facilitate after-hour calls.

  • Able to demonstrate the ability to advocate for psychosocial-spiritual concerns and ensure that care is safe, efficient, effective, person-centered, timely, and culturally congruent.

  • Documents appropriately and thoroughly in the electronic medical record.

  • Formulate, develop, and implement a plan utilizing appropriate social work interventions.

  • Collaborate with the health care team and involve the patient/family in the development and implementation of plans. Facilitate discharge planning across a multidisciplinary care continuum that includes interacting with consulting physicians, third party payer and other health care providers to facilitate movement of the patient through the system and arrangement of an appropriate discharge plan.

  • Works collaboratively with the multidisciplinary staff to design and implement treatment plans and discharge plans for the patient.

  • Be able to provide appropriate referrals depending on the needs of the patient.

  • Be able to assist with financial issues.

  • Facilitate relaxation exercises and assist patients and family members in achieving positive coping strategies.

  • Provide education and counseling to patients and families around issues related to adaptation to the patient's illness and/or life situation. May utilize crisis intervention, brief and long-term individual, group, and family therapies.

  • Develop and facilitate support groups or special functions.

  • Address and facilitate advance directives and able to assist patient/family with completion.

  • Able to practice with commitment to provide evidence-based care.

  • Address survivorship issues

  • Provide education to other health care professionals.

  • Participates in or consults on research/education programs.

  • May function as a resource to other staff as appropriate.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Job Criteria:
Start Date:
Position Type: Full-Time Permanent
Years of Experience Required:
Education Required:
Overnight Travel:
Vacation Time:

Contact Information:
Contact Name: University of Miami Health System Company Type:
Company: University of Miami Health System

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