Sanford Health Social Worker - Case Management in Fargo, North Dakota

Job Title: Social Worker | Case Management | Fargo

City: Fargo

State: North Dakota

Department : Case Management Social Workers

Job Schedule: PRN

Shift: Varies

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr

JOB SUMMARY

Provides specialized counseling and support on healthcare and home care programs and services. Interviewing patients and their families and coordinating and planning programs and activities to meet their social and emotional needs. Providing crisis intervention and assisting families in understanding the implications and complexities of the medical situation and its impact on lifestyle. Coordinating healthcare programs among families, communities, and medical crews. Taking measures to improve awareness of community health and home care services.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

BSW

QUALIFICATIONS

Licensed Social Worker (LSW) in the state of practice. Bachelor's degree in social work from an accredited curriculum is required. Medical and or mental health experience is preferred. The incumbent must apply the knowledge and skills of generalist social work practice, adhere to the National Association of Social Work Code of Ethics, and demonstrate knowledge of human behavior and developmental stages. Maintain professional competency and continuing education. Skill proficiency in verbal and written communication as well as establishing a rapport with patients, families, and the healthcare team and community agencies are required. Critical thinking skills are necessary for independent judgment as well as for active participation with the healthcare team and community agencies.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth. We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases. We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-243-1372 or send an email to talent@sanfordhealth.org .

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City: Fargo

State: North Dakota

Job Function: Clinical Support

Job Schedule: PRN

Shift: Varies

Req Number: req8667