Department: Hematology/Oncology Professional
Schedule: Full Time 64-80
Shift: Day shift
Hours: 80
Job Details:
  • Social Worker on the Hematology/Oncology Floor

    Job Responsibilities:

    • Provide clinical social work services to children, adolescents, and adult patients/families/staff at Children's Mercy Hospital and Clinics
    • Complete comprehensive psychosocial assessments and develops treatment plans in conjunction with medical team and other disciplines
    • Provide clinical interventions including counseling, crisis intervention, basic short term therapy, case management, discharge planning and resource acquisition
    • Coordinate team case conferences and may develop and facilitate psychoeducation groups
    • Advocate for psychosocial issues within hospital and community systems

    Job Requirements:

    • Masters degree in Social Work
    • Licensed Social Worker in KS or MO
    • Bilingual (Spanish/English) preferred
    • 1+ years of hospital experience is preferred
    • 1 year of experience in field
    • MSW
      • Employees hired prior to June 1, 2011 will be required to become state licensed by June 1, 2012

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