Providence Health & Services Medical Social Worker LCSW in Spokane, Washington
Providence is calling a Medical Social Worker - LCSW (Outpatient, Days, Full time - 1.0 FTE) to Providence Medical Group in Spokane, 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:
Interview patients and their families and coordinate and plan programs and activities to meet their physiological, psychosocial, spiritual and cultural needs.
Be responsible for the content of education and counseling programs for both individual patients or groups of patients and serve as liaison to community, individuals and groups as appropriate.
Counsel patients and interpret to professional and lay groups the special psychosocial needs of patients by identifying psychosocial disorders.
Perform short term counseling and crisis intervention as necessary.
Use tests, measurements, and measurement scale for general and specific assessments as well as objective patient criteria in the provision of services and evaluation procedures.
Identify the need for HHA, MSW, Pharmacy, OT, PT, RD, or SLP services.
Correlate assessment findings with appropriate interventions and follow up.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Master’s Degree in Social Work (MSW) Licensed as a Social Worker (“Advanced” or “Independent Clinical”) in the State of Washington (both are LW credentials), or licensed as a Counselor in the State of Washington while completing supervision requirements toward the Social Worker license
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification within 90 days of hire
2 to 4 years of experience in the field or in a related area
Able to listen, read, speak and write using English language
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- State license to practice clinical social work
About the clinic you will serve.
Providence Medical Group is a group of primary care, specialty care and hospital-based medical providers who serve eastern Washington in clinic locations. 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 a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.
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.
Job Category: Social Work / Care Management / Counseling
Req ID: 148195