Texas Health

Social Worker MSW/LMSW Job (11961636)
Location: Arlington, Texas - United States
Posted: 12/11/2018

Social Worker MSW/LMSW Job

Social Worker MSW/LMSW

Texas Health Arlington Memorial

Job ID: 32119

Area of Interest:
Social Services

Job Type:
Part Time


Relocation Provided:

Travel Required:


Job Function

*** Hours ***
Thursday & Friday 4:30PM to Midnight and Saturday Noon to midnight.

Licensed social worker in state of Texas with BSW or MSW. Medical social work experience preferred. 1 yr acute medical hospital social work experience required

BSW or MSW will be accepted

Healthcare Management

? Collaborates with case manager for medical management involvement by diagnosis, procedure, high utilization of high cost.
? Possesses knowledge of healthcare industry and terminology.
? Protects hospital from risk management issues.
? Demonstrates knowledge of healthcare industry delivery, and human anatomy and physiology to facilitate quality care.
? Complies with regulatory standards (JCAHO, EMTALA, TDI, HIPAA)
? Intercedes to avoid unnecessary diagnostic tests and procedures.
? Works to reduce Avoidable days and Denied days.
? Helps patients and families with governmental healthcare eligibility and benefits.
? Assesses for appropriate level of care after discharge (SNU, ICF, LTAC, Rehab, Hospice, home health, assisted living).

Community Resources and Support

? Demonstrates a breadth and depth of knowledge of community resources.
? Addresses issues related to patientsí non-compliant behaviors.
? Refers patients/families to emotional support resources.
? Reduces barriers to accessing healthcare and promoting health recovery.
? Develops and maintains knowledge of current legislative changes affecting healthcare practices.
? Addresses patientís vocational/ return to work needs, when needed.
? Collaborates with other healthcare professionals to promote health wellness and illness/injury education.
? Explores patient/familyís current and projected financial resources for healthcare and essential needs (employment, SSDI, SSI, STD, LTD, FLMA, Work Comp).
? Pursues social change, particularly with and on behalf of vulnerable and oppressed individuals and groups of people.
? Acts on behalf of vulnerable individuals and takes appropriate actions to safeguard their interests and rights (child maltreatment, elderly/disabled maltreatment, domestic violence, incapacitated/incompetent)

? Knowledge of human behavior is used to assess coping skills.
? Documentation of Advanced Directives and discussion of palliative care is facilitated.
? Counseling therapeutic skills are employed to facilitate patient/ family coping.
? Interactions, evaluation, referrals and counseling are adjusted based on the patientsí age and developmental stage.
? Interactions, evaluation, referrals and counseling are adjusted based on the patientsí cultural, ethnic and spiritual influences.
? Interactions, evaluation, referrals and counseling are adjusted based on the patientsí financial, vocational and educational status.
? Theories, models and techniques are applied to the assessments and interventions and referrals in addressing psychiatric issues.
? Theories, models and techniques are applied to the assessments and interventions and referrals in addressing substance abuse issues.
? Listening and reflective skills are used to communicate genuineness and empathy and provides non-directive &/or directive feedback.
? Patientsí medical record reflects that care is transferred to internal or external resources to provide higher level or continuity of care.

Texas Health Resources is an equal opportunity employer that celebrates diversity at all levels of our organization. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V

Additional Requirments / Information

Job Capacity:Employee (full-time)
Minimum Education Level:See Job Description
Visa Sponsorship: No
Related Industries:Social Services

“Healing hands. Caring hearts.”

Texas Health Resources (THR) is the foundation for three great health care systems in the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex Harris Methodist Hospitals, Presbyterian Healthcare System and Arlington Memorial Hospital. Our thirteen facilities in metropolitan and rural areas allow our employees to work and grow in a community that's right for them. Over the next 10 years THR plans to invest more than $1.5 billion into its current hospitals and future facilities. This level of strength demonstrates the ongoing commitment to improving the health of the people in the communities we serve as well as supporting a great environment for our employees.

As one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health care systems in Texas, THR contributes to employee growth by offering outstanding benefits such as tuition reimbursement for employees and their dependents pursuing clinical degrees.

Is growth important to you? It is to us! Our 'Center for Learning' is dedicated to the continued development of the skills, knowledge and practical experience you will need to positively impact your career path.

Looking for a career path? We'll give you one! Our 'Career Development Center' will help you develop a career growth timeline based on your interests, skills and values.

Care about your community? So do we! Through our "Reach out THR" program we'll give you time to participate in community outreach events. Last year our employees volunteered over 24,000 hours to various outreach programs in their neighborhoods!

At Texas Health Resources we recognize the need to attract skilled, caring staff who reflect the diversity of the communities we serve. Diversity is the key to success at THR and our Diversity Advisory Council makes a difference!

Encourages and supports system wide celebrations of various cultures.

Recognizes individuals who demonstrate outstanding support of diversity in the community. Makes recommendations for community involvement and support.

Email resumes to recruiter@texashealth.org or apply online at: TexasHealth.org/jobs
For more information please call: 1.800.749.6877

Our hospitals include: Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Azle, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Cleburne, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Burleson, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Hurst-Euless-Bedford, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southwest Fort Worth, Texas Health Specialty Hospital, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Allen, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Denton, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Kaufman and Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano.

Texas Health Resources is an equal opportunity employer that values and celebrates diversity at all levels of our organization.


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