Providence Health & Services Care Management Medical Social Worker - Utilization Review in Olympia, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Care Management Medical Social Worker (MSW) to Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia, WA.

We are seeking a compassionate and caring individual to facilitate communication between health care teams and patients and their families. This is a Full Time/ Variable Shift opportunity. This role will also require caregivers to work weekends on a rotational basis.

In this position you will:

  • Coordinate the care for complex patients from pre-admission to immediate post-discharge.

  • Act in a non-caregiver capacity by facilitating coordination and communication between all members of the health care team, patient, and family.

  • Function as part of a professional care coordination team of nurses and social workers and other clinicians to provide skilled psychosocial services to patients and their families.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Masters in Social work or related field.

  • Three Years of Social Services experience with a health care related organization

  • Ability to work independently and take a leadership role to accomplish objectives.

  • Proficiency in speaking, reading, and writing English is required.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • . Acute Care/ Care Coordination experience

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence St. Peter Hospital is a 390-bed, not-for-profit regional teaching hospital. Located in Olympia, WA, St. Peter offers comprehensive rehabilitation, medical, surgical and behavioral health services. We have been ranked as one of the top 100 hospitals and as one of 10 premier healthcare employers in the nation. Our hospital rests on a 173-acre campus, much of which includes natural forest and preserved wetlands that maintain a healing environment for patients and staff.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. 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.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Social Work / Care Management / Counseling

Location: Washington-Olympia

Req ID: 186542