Providence Health & Services Social Worker-Transitional Care Unit in Seattle, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling an on-call Social Worker (Transitional Care, Variable Shift, 0.0 FTE) to Providence Mt St Vincent in Seattle, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Enable patients and their families to recover or maintain optimal levels of physical, mental, and psychosocial well being.

  • Use your exceptional communication skills to help patients and families deal with the impact of illness, extended care placement, or end-of-life planning.

  • Provide psychosocial assessment, counseling, and discharge planning for long term care.

  • Implement social work treatment plans and documentation consistent with insurance guidelines.

  • Work collaboratively with other members of the patient-care team to ensure successful care management.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Social Work from an accredited school

  • Active license in Washington State under new counseling guidelines

  • Current Basic Life Saving (BLS) certification

  • Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification or obtain within 30 days of employment.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Master’s degree from an accredited school of Social Work

  • Prior social work experience in a hospital, hospice or palliative care setting

About the ministry you will serve.

Providence Mount St. Vincent is a vibrant, elegant and innovative living care community for primarily older adults that celebrates life, living and individual capability. We are West Seattle's largest employer with nearly 500 employees representing more than 27 countries of origin. "The Mount" is home to more than 400 people who need some type of assistance with daily living or are in need of 24-hour care. Programs offered include assisted living apartments, skilled nursing in specially designed neighborhoods, short-stay sub-acute care, an adult day program and the Intergenerational Learning Center for child care of infants and preschool age children.

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: On Call

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Social Work / Care Management / Counseling

Location: Washington-Seattle

Req ID: 184837