Ascension Health Social Worker in McMinnville, Tennessee

We Are Hiring

Social Worker - Psychiatric Nursing Unit 002 - PRN,Day - TN - River Park Hospital - McMinnville,TN, some weekend coverage and days vary.

Why Join Ascension?

Saint Thomas Health, part of Ascension, is a family of Middle Tennessee hospitals and physician practices united by a single mission: to provide spiritually centered, holistic care that sustains and improves the health of the communities we serve. Saint Thomas Health is the leading faith-based healthcare system in Tennessee.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with Saint Thomas Health Svcs-TN, you will have the opportunity to

Investigates, assesses and plans interventions to help patients cope with social, emotional, economic and environmental problems.

Responsibilities:

  • Interviews patients, assesses priorities and documents case activity.

  • Consults with team managers, statutory and voluntary agencies and patient's relatives to ensure compliance with patient's treatment plan.

  • Assists clients/families with obtaining community assistance by referral to proper resources.

  • Develops and maintains working relationships with community health, welfare and social agencies and seeks creative means to assist the client with his/her needs.

  • Supports management of concurrent review, discharge planning processes, social services, home care and other post discharge needs.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • One or more of the following:

  • Agency Affiliated Counselorobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • LicensedSocial Workercredentialed from theTennessee Board of Social Workersobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.Or Certified Master Social Worker preferred.

Education:

  • Diploma

  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Bachelor's degree required

Work Experience:

  • 3 years of experience preferred.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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