Providence Health & Services Social Worker MSW in Polson, Montana

Description:

Providence is calling a Social Worker MSW (Dept, Shift, 0.0) to Providence St Joseph Medical Center in Polson, Montana. 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:

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

  • Current Social Work certification or license in Montana State

  • Current Basic Life Saving(BLS) certification through the American Heart Association (AHA)

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

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

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence St. Joseph Medical Center is a 22-bed critical access hospital in beautiful northwest Montana employing nearly 250 employees, including physicians. With expanding services, building renovations and outstanding technology, our community hospital is the heart of medical care in Polson, Montana and the large, sparsely populated surrounding area. We have close ties to Providence St. Patrick Hospital and Health Sciences Center, Providence's tertiary center located 66 miles away in Missoula.

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 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 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: Day

Job Category: Social Work / Care Management / Counseling

Location: Montana-Polson

Req ID: 138876