HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Social Worker in Overland Park, Kansas
Do you have the career opportunities as a Social Worker (MSW) you want in your current role? We have an exciting opportunity for you to joinMenorah Medical Center, a facility that is part of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, HCA Healthcare.
We are committed to providing our employees with the support they need. At MMC we off an array of medical, dental, and vision packages as well as several add-on perks to make your benefits package truly customizable to you and your family needs. Some of our uniquebenefitswe offer include: * Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programs * Paid Personal Leave * 401k (100% annual match – 3%-9% of pay based on years of service) * Identity Theft Protection discounts * Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options * Adoption Assistance * Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
Great healthcare starts with compassion.
Would you like to unlock your potential with a leading healthcare provider dedicated to the growth and development of our colleagues? Join the Menorah Medical Center family! We will provide you the tools and resources you need to succeed in our organization. We are currently looking for an ambitious Social Worker (MSW) to help us reach our goals. Unlock your potential here!
As a hospital social worker you will assist our patients in dealing with the effects of hospitalization. Patients and families are often under a lot of emotional pressure and financial stress due to illness or injury. Additionally, there are needs that need to be addressed after discharge such as home care or rehab services. You will help our patients and their families navigate the process of illness and injury, from hospitalization to recovery.
About this unit: * Great team with the opportunity to serve a diverse population with a diverse set of needs * You will be able to provide emotional support to our patients during their time of crisis * Opportunity to train student interns from social work and counseling graduate programs
Responsibilities:**· The Social Worker will monitor the patient referral throughout the hospital stay to ensure the appropriate environment of care.** · The role of the Social Worker is to provide financial and supportive counseling to patients in accordance with state and federal standards of care and Managed Care partners. ** · The Social Worker will assure that medically related, emotional, psychological and social needs of the patients are met/maintained on an individual basis by collaborating with patients, families, and/or significant others and the interdisciplinary team. ** · Options will be explored and appropriate arrangements made in order to pursue a discharge plan that will meet health care needs. **
- Graduate of an accredited school with Masters Degree in Social Work
- Must be licensed in the state of Kansas.
- Must have knowledge of community resources relating to health care needs.
- Two years hospital experience in Social Work/ Discharge Planning
Menorah Medical Center, a full-service, acute care 155 bed hospital located on the corner of 119th and Nall in Overland Park, serves the community's healthcare needs by providing compassionate care and some of the most advanced treatment options available in the Kansas City area. The hospital has a comprehensive medical staff with more than 600 physicians who offer exceptional experiences and extraordinary medicine for adults, newborns, children and teens.
The hospital, near the Overland Park and Leawood city lines, continues to be a leader in cancer care. It was the first to introduce the area's only CyberKnife®. This revolutionary new treatment for destroying harmful tumors does not require surgery or anesthesia, and lets the patient go home immediately after treatment with few, if any, side effects. It is also the only hospital in Johnson County to offer Mammosite®, an advanced technology for breast cancer.
HCA Healthcare has been continually named a /World's Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere/ since 2010. In 2018, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.3 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.__
You contribute to our success. Every role has an impact on our patients’ lives and you have the opportunity to make a difference. We are looking for a dedicated Social Worker like you to be a part of our team.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Job: *Case Management
Title: Social Worker
Location: Kansas-Overland Park-Menorah Medical Center
Requisition ID: 09723-67094