HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Social Worker PRN in Snellville, Georgia

  • E valuates the psychosocial needs of patients and family support systems and coordinates appropriate discharge plans for identified patient populations.

    • Acts as a liaison between the facility and resources external to the organization.

    • Facilitates the implementation of timely discharge plans and facilitates follow-up to anticipated post-acute interventions identified in the plan of care.

    • Provides crisis intervention and support.

    • Identifies and tracks barriers to patient throughput.

    • Completes the social services section of the treatment plan.

    • Coordinates treatment team meetings between the physician and disciplines.

    • Coordinates discharge plans with attending physician or designee

    • Master’s degree in Social Work, Counseling, or related behavior science is required

    • Knowledgeable of minimum requirements for accrediting bodies, Joint Commission, state and regulatory requirements related to service delivery in the facility

    • BLS – American Heart Association - required

    • Crisis Prevention within 60 days of hire or transfer

    • Social Work experience; acute care case management experience preferred

    • Ability to establish and maintain collaborative and effective working relationships

    • Ability to communicate effectively in oral, written and electronic formats

    • Demonstrates analytical and critical thinking abilities with pro-active decision-making and negotiation skills

    • Demonstrates an ability to perform specific competencies as identified

Title: Social Worker PRN

Location: Georgia-Snellville-Eastside Medical Center - Snellville

Requisition ID: 08621-9767