Social Worker MSW 1
Company: Baylor Scott & White Health
Posted on: November 22, 2021
The Social Worker MSW 1 provides patients and family members with
the education and advice needed to cope with issues which arise
from various emotional or physical problems as outlined by the
Texas State Board of Social Worker Examiners scope of practice.
Coordinates a variety of services including crisis intervention,
bereavement, client advocacy, referrals, prevention, education,
discharge planning and implementation, and psychosocial
assessments. Collaborates in the development and implementation of
performance improvement initiatives.
* ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE ROLE*
Conducts and documents detailed psycho-social assessments to
interpret social, environmental, and medical needs of the
Employs advanced practice methods in the development,
implementation and evaluation of treatment plans. Provides patient
and family education and serves as a professional resource.
Provides or supervises plan of care interventions to include
resource and referral assistance, crisis intervention, prevention,
education, patient advocacy, bereavement, therapy, and counseling
as appropriate. Collaborates with the healthcare team and involves
the patient and family in the development and implementation of
Serves as a liaison with the community resources and their staff to
facilitate smooth transition and placement of the patients within
the assigned service line.
Collaborates with other healthcare team members to facilitate the
interdisciplinary care of patients and achievement of positive
Participates in performance improvement initiatives to include data
collection and analysis, development, and participation in
continuing education programs.
Prepares and writes professional reports, letters, and case
summaries. Conducts and documents detailed psycho-social
assessments to interpret social, environmental, and medical needs
of the patient.
* KEY SUCCESS FACTORS*
Knowledge of human behavior, performance, individual differences in
ability, personality, interests, psychosocial methods, and the
assessment and treatment of behavioral and affective disorders.
Knowledge of the principles and methods to restore or enhance
social, psychosocial, or bio-psychosocial functioning of
individuals, couples, families, groups, organizations and
Listening and interpersonal skills.
Verbal and written communication skills.
Skill in the use of personal computers and related software
Ability to gather, record, and analyze data.
Ability to assist individuals in recognizing and solving
Ability to handle grief.
Our competitive benefits package includes the following
* Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits
* 401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%
* Tuition Reimbursement
* PTO accrual beginning Day 1
Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level
* EDUCATION - Masters'
* MAJOR - Social Work
* EXPERIENCE - 1 Year of Experience
* CERTIFICATION/LICENSE/REGISTRATION -
Lic Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Lic Masters Social Worker
(LMSW), Lic Master Social Wrk AdvPrac (LMSW-AP): Must have one of
the following through the state of TX:
LCSW, LMSW, LMSW-AP.
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