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2018-08-132018-09-12

SOCIAL WORKER (MA/LMSW) - (42526)

Universal Health Services
AMARILLO, TX
  • Job Code
    42526
  • Jobs Rated
    123rd
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SOCIAL WORKER (MA/LMSW) - (42526)

Facility Name
Northwest Texas
Location
AMARILLO, TX 79106 US (Primary)
Career Area
Professional
Category
Other
Job Description

Northwest is a 495 bed system serving the city of Amarillo and the surrounding region. We offer the ideal combination of traditional values and the most advanced technologies in healthcare, plus the conveniences of big city living in a friendly, smaller-town atmosphere. From the beauty of Palo Duro Canyon and great recreational facilities, to our quality educational system, Amarillo is a great place to live and work.

 

POSITION SUMMARY: Provides social services and discharge management services to patients and families; these functions contribute to the quality of continuum of care. Also precepts new employees through the orientation process and mentors existing employees to enhance their professional development. Responsibilities include involvement with special projects upon assignment.

 

A hospital is only as good as its caregivers. That's why we're looking for allied health professionals who are dedicated and passionate about their work. We're looking for employees who can add to our culture of exemplary patient care and personal excellence. We're looking for exceptional professionals who share our vision and values.

 

Northwest Texas Healthcare System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

 

DISCLAIMER
Northwest Texas Healthcare System, a subsidiary of UHS, is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of UHS. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the referral or through other means.

                                                                                                                 

Job Requirements

 

Physical and Sensory Requirements:

1. Ability to read and write in English

2. Ability to speak and hear, to allow discussions with employees and peers

3. Ability to communicate at all levels of the organization

4. Ability to cope with and remain calm under stress

5. Ability to respond to pages

6. Ability to evaluate and interpret information and make independent decisions

7. Bending and lifting (5-10 lbs), grasping, fine hand coordination, pushing and pulling

8. Ability to understand and interpret financial data

9. Ability to stand and walk for prolonged periods of times

10. Ability to utilize critical thinking and prioritization

MACHINES, TOOLS, EQUIPMENT AND WORK AIDS USED:

1. Telephone and Voice Mail

2. Service Specific Software packages

3. Calculator

4. Paging system

5. Personal Computer

6. Various software packages for e-mail, word processing, spreadsheets, graphics and database

7. Facsimile Machine

8. Copier

9. Audio/Visual Equipment, TV/VCR, Slide Projector, Overhead Projector, LCD

EDUCATION, TRAINING, EXPERIENCE AND LICENSES/REGISTRATIONS REQUIRED:

1. Masters Degree required, in Social Work or in a related field with a minimum of 5 years experience.

2. Licensed by the Texas State Board of Social Work Examiners.

3. Recommendation of Director with consideration of employee’s service excellence skills, overall professional expertise, appearance, behavior and the respect of fellow employees and physicians.

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