Culpeper Regional Hospital BSW in Culpeper, Virginia

BSW

Department:

CH PATIENT ADVOCAC

Schedule:

PRN (as needed, less than 20 hours per week)

Shift:

Days

Hours:

prn days

Job Details:

  • POSITION OVERVIEW The Medical Social Worker provides casework services to patients across the lifespan, assisting patients and their families in arranging post-hospital care, end-of-life decision making, adoption services and other psychosocial support, appropriately using internal and external resources. This position also functions as a patient advocate, representing the interest of the patient in the hospital system. EXEMPTION STATUS Non-exempt REQUIREMENTS Education: Bachelor of Social Work or equivalent Bachelor's degree Experience: Minimum of one year hospital-based experience preferred Knowledge, skills and abilities required: Strong problem solving skills Ability to apply critical thinking in a variety of situations Counseling skills Time management capabilities Effective communication skills with all levels of staff Basic computer skills Knowledge of medical terminology Strong Customer Relation skills