SOCIAL SERVICES SPEC II - WHH

Employer
Location
Winter Haven, Florida
Salary
Not Specified
Posted
Oct 03, 2016
Closes
Oct 21, 2016
Ref
166397.4
Industry
Healthcare
Category
Healthcare

SOCIAL SERVICES SPEC II - WHH(

Job Number: 166397)

Description

The Social Service Specialist II is a member of a collaborative practice model that includes patients, nurses, clinical resource coordinators, physicians, and other practitioners, caregivers, and the community. They are knowledgeable about disease, treatment, social and economic implications for individuals and families as it pertains to their age, stage of development and discharge needs. Their goals include achievement of optimal health, access to care and safe transition of care through the continuum balanced with the patient's right to self-determination.

Qualifications

Certifications and LicensuresNone Required
EducationRequiredMaster'sSocial WorkOrMaster'sSociologyOrMaster'sPsychologyOrMaster'sGerontologyOrMaster'sCounselingOrMaster'sPublic Health
ExperienceRequired1 yearInternshipOr1 yearRelated experience in lieu of InternshipPreferred1 yearHealthcare
Specific SkillsRequiredWork independentlyRequiredWork with a teamRequiredComputer skills appropriate to positionRequiredCritical thinking skillsRequiredCustomer service skillsRequiredInterpersonal skillsRequiredKnowledge of regulatory standards appropriate to positionRequiredOrganizational skillsRequiredWritten and verbal communication skills

Organization: 6100-WINTER HAVEN HOSPITAL

Primary Location: FL-Winter Haven-Winter Haven Hospital, IncSchedule: Varies

Shift: DaysShift Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Weekend Work: Occasional

On Call: Yes