Social Worker

Social Worker job in ,

Shift: Day
Schedule: PRN Per Diem

You’re going to LOVE Lovelace!

Lovelace Women’s Hospital , the first and only hospital in New Mexico dedicated to women’s health, offers a 53-bed advanced neonatal intensive care unit, a natural birthing center, an award-winning breast care center and the first robotic surgery program in the state recognized as a Center of Excellence in Robotic Surgery by Surgical Review Corporation. 

Lovelace Women’s Hospital is hiring a Social Worker .

  • The Social Worker provides casework, discharge planning, psychosocial, and financial counseling services to patients and their families in response to the emotional and social problems that arise in connection with an illness.
  • Completes a social history, spiritual assessment and an initial bereavement risk.
  • Demonstrates knowledge and responsibility for patient safety in aspects of patient care.
  • Provides counseling services to patients, family members and home care staff.

  • Minimum: Masters Degree in Social Work
  • Strong interpersonal and communication (written and verbal), ability to deal with highly stressful situations, ability to function independently and with others, maintain strict confidentiality.
  • 2 years of previous job related experience. Must meet hiring eligibility requirements following fingerprinting and police background check.
  • LISW, or LMHC, or LSW, or LMSW, or LCSW and Valid NM Driver’s License.

Why Lovelace?
 

  • Robotic surgery program named a Center of Excellence in Robotic Surgery by Surgical Review Corporation
  • Women’s Choice Award for America’s Best Breast Centers since 2015
  • 2016-2018 Women’s Choice Award for America’s Best Hospitals for Patient Safety
  • Named to Modern Healthcare’s 100 Best Places to work since 2008

Lovelace is a drug-free employer with smoke free campuses.

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Department / Location

Case Management
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