Providence Social Worker Ambulatory Care in Everett, Washington
Providence is calling a Social Worker Ambulatory Care (0.2 FTE, Day Shift) to work in Behavioral Health Urgent Care at Providence Health & Services in Everett, WA.
This is a Saturday only position, working from 11am - 7pm.
The Social Workers role is to work with and support the providers through the provision of resources, advocacy and referrals that address patient's social determinants of health. The Social Worker is also an internal resource for community referrals and linkages. They will partner with the interdisciplinary team (Behavioral Health, PSAR, pharmacists, PCP's, RN Care Managers) to help patients access appropriate care.
In this position you will:
Makes referrals, based on identified needs, to appropriate agencies/services or provides information and assists clients for self-referral. Partners with Care Management, Behavioral Health, and Patient Service Access representatives to help patients receive appropriate care and resources.
Provides advocacy as needed to encourage participation from clients in resolving problems (such as transportation or language barriers).
Functions within the scope of practice for Social Work and Psychosocial Services as detailed by the NASW. Utilizes the NASW Core Clinical Indicators as a standard of care and measurement of needs for education and/or additional training needs.
Assists client in connecting with staff to help with tasks necessary to access services such as filling out appropriate forms, obtaining necessary documentation or authorizations
Maintains professional standards and follows the treatment policies and procedures of the clinic, as applicable federal, state and local regulations.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Master's Degree in Social Work (MSW).
Experience in Case management.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Experience working in an out-patient setting.
About the clinic you will serve:
Providence Medical Group is a group of primary care, specialty care and hospital-based medical providers who serve Snohomish County in more than 10 locations in scenic northwest Washington. Our providers and staff strive to create a distinctive health care experience for each patient – one focused on trust, respect, communication and teamwork.
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Social Work
Req ID: 298010