UNITE HERE HEALTH

  • Social Worker

    Job Locations US-NV-Las Vegas
    Posted Date 5 days ago(4/17/2018 3:28 PM)
    ID
    2018-1414
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Health Center
    Company
    Culinary Health Center
  • Overview

     

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    Looking for a way to influence the health and healthcare of many?   If so, we’d love to hear from you!  

     

    MISSION:

    The Culinary Health Center is dedicated to helping our Culinary members live healthier lives. Working together with our medical partners, we are changing the way healthcare is delivered to the Culinary community. We strive to create an environment where every Culinary member has high-quality care, better access to medical services, and an exceptional patient experience.

     

    VISION:

    That every Culinary member we serve enjoys a better, healthier life.

     

     

    VALUES | Our Three Cs:

    Compassion: Every team member is empowered and expected to take extraordinary measures to care for and treat each individual Culinary member's needs. 

     

    Clinical excellence:  We deliver the highest standard of care through our focus on prevention, early detection and evidence-based treatment of medical conditions. Through innovation, we take new approaches and use new techniques in delivering care. 

    Communication: We provide clear health communication and education to ensure our members have the information, resources, and knowledge they need to make informed decisions about their health.

    Responsibilities

     

    Performs comprehensive assessments and develops treatment plans that integrate medical, social and resource issues that impact individual patients and families. Provides crisis intervention, patient /family intervention, high risk screening, brief counseling, referrals for financial or other identified resource needs, and facilitates family/patient representative meetings with the health care team as needed.       or other identified resource needs, and facilitates family/patient representative meetings with the health care team as needed.     

    • Obtain information about patient's social, psychological, environmental and physical needs in a compassionate and professional manner
    • Develop a biopsychosocial assessment, establishing a diagnosis and formulate a collaborative treatment plan with patients; training and experience necessary to accurately identify and categorize a client's symptoms
    • Establish achievable treatment goals with patients and help them implement cognitive, effective, and behavioral changes based on treatment goals; strong intervention skills and ability to help patients in an effective, professional and expedient manner
    • Perform under high-stress circumstances with calmness and composure
    • Use of general office equipment including, but not limited to: facsimiles, copiers, telephones and computers
    • Communicating with a wide variety of people from diverse socio-economic and ethnic backgrounds
    • Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all personnel contacted in the course of duties
    • Efficient, effective and safe use of equipment.
    • Other duties as assigned within the scope of responsibilities and requirements of the job

     

    Qualifications

    Skills:

    • Clinical social worker's scope of work and code of ethics
    • Patient intake procedures, assessments, counseling, advocacy, and discharge planning
    • Specialized knowledge for effective clinical interventions; community services and appropriate referral options
    • Patient confidentiality
    • Patient care plan development
    • Current standards of medical and health care, limitations of the scope of practice, diagnostic tools, pharmacology, federal, state, local and accreditation laws, regulations and standards
    • Department safety practices and procedures
    • Patient rights
    • Department emergency response policies and procedures.
    • Minimum level computer skills in a Microsoft Office environment:
    • Bi-/or Multi-lingual skills (written and verbal): Required (Spanish preferred)

    Abilities:

    • Manage competing deadlines and multiple projects in a fast-paced environment
    • Mobility to work in a typical clinical setting and use standard equipment;
    • Stamina to remain standing and/or walk for extended periods of time;
    • Vision to read instruments, printed materials and various electronic screens and monitors;
    • Hearing and speech to communicate effectively in person and over the telephone;
    • Strength and agility to exert up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently, and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects.
    • Perform the essential functions of this job with or without reasonable accommodation

     

    Education: Master’s Degree in Social Work from a university accredited by the Council on Social Work Education

    License: Clinical licensure from the State of Nevada Board of Examiners for Social Workers

    Certification Required: N/A

    Minimum Years’ Experience: Two (2) years as a clinical social worker

    Other Requirements: N/A

     

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