Social Worker LCSW
Company: Common Spirit
Location: Rancho Cordova
Posted on: September 21, 2022
* This position will allow for some remote/work from home options
within the Greater Sacramento region.
Dignity Health Medical Foundation, established in 1993, is a
California nonprofit public benefit corporation with care centers
throughout California. Dignity Health Medical Foundation is an
affiliate of Dignity Health - one of the largest health systems in
the nation - with hospitals and care centers in California, Arizona
and Nevada. Today, Dignity Health Medical Foundation works
hand-in-hand with physicians and providers throughout California to
provide comprehensive health care services to the many communities
we serve. As Dignity Health Medical Foundation continues to grow
and establish new premier care centers, we provide increasing
support and investment in the latest technologies, finest
physicians and state-of-the-art medical facilities. We strive to
create purposeful work settings where staff can provide great care,
while advancing in knowledge and experience through challenging
work assignments and stimulating relationships. Our staff is
well-trained and highly skilled, qualities that are vital to
maintaining excellence in care and service.
* Please note: This is an on-call, non-benefitted position.
The Social Worker functions as a leader of the Dignity Health care
interdisciplinary team (IDT) collaborating with all departments to
ensure that a comprehensive treatment plan of care is developed,
monitored, and amended as necessary, and that appropriate outcome
measures are identified that demonstrate attainment of individual
The Social Worker will assess, plan, implement, coordinate, monitor
and evaluate options and services to meet a patient's need within
an assigned case load, using available resources to assist in
achieving an effective treatment plan while promoting quality
health care with cost effective outcomes. Special attention to
detail in the patient population's psychosocial needs and
assistance is a must.
The Social Worker works closely with the RN Care Coordinator to
coordinate care plans based on the utilization review activities
performed by the RN Care Coordinator with compliance of federal,
state and third party payers.
The Social Worker will be required to participate in performance
improvement initiatives related to appropriate patient care
management and perform other departmental duties as assigned. The
care team program improves the quality of care and clinical
outcomes for members with complex care needs by coordinating care
within the health care delivery system, while collaborating with a
multi-disciplinary team. This team provides case management
services to adults within Mercy Medical Group's continuity of care
context, including advocacy for services within the community and
social services systems.
Minimal travel required (less than 25%).
* Two (2) years clinical experience in a clinical setting
performing clinical social work or equivalent combination of
education and experience required.
* Master's Degree from a School of Social Work accredited by the
Council of Social Work Education
* California Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
* Three (3) years of experience post licensure with an emphasis on
mental health and case management experience preferred.
* Experience working with geriatric population and substance abuse
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