Department: Care Facilitation Services – York Hospital
Schedule: Per Diem
Shift: Day Shift
Hours: 8 to 4:30 (flexible)
At York Hospital, we're more than a hospital. We are a team of providers, clinicians and staff members offering expertise within a Hospital setting, our community sites, and physician practices located throughout Southern Maine and the NH seacoast. Our caregivers' commitment is to make a positive difference in the lives of one another, our patients and our community by instilling our vision of Loving Kindness for all.
York Hospital, we are a Community. For Life.
We are currently seeking a Social Worker/Case Manager for our York Maine facility.
Primary expectations for the Social Worker/ Case Manager include:
Establishing discharge planning services with the patient, family members, practice, and multidisciplinary care team.
Screening all patients for clinical, psychosocial, financial and operational factors that may affect the progression of care and through the use of identification criteria.
Stratifying patients at risk/ barriers/ strengths or in need of case management services.
Providing crisis intervention, counseling, and community resources as well as assistance with insurance/entitlements as needed to support the psycho/social needs of the patient and ensure successful care transition.
Practicing in all facets of the case management process in accordance with scopes of practice as defined by state licensing regulations.
Graduate of an accredited 4 year degree program.
Current (and in good standing) license to practice as an licensed Social Worker or Licensed Clinical Social Worker (preferred) by an accredited licensure board.
A minimum of 3 years experience, ideally in an acute hospital setting as a social worker in Case Management or Discharge Planning capacity.