Emerson Hospital Medical Social Worker in Concord, Massachusetts
Reporting to the Utilization Review Coordinator, the Home Care Medical Social Worker assesses the significant social and emotional factors related to the patient’s health problems. With input from other team members develops a plan of treatment appropriate to the age of the patients served. This position works with the patient/family in the home setting and in office interviews.
Masters degree from a school of social work accredited by the Council on Social Work Education.
At least two year experience as a Medical Social Worker, preferably in a community setting.
Licensure and/or Certification
Licensed to practice as a Social Worker by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, BLS for the healthcare provider.
Critical thinking skills.
Ability to maintain confidential information.
Ability to read, write and communicate in English.
Excellent customer service skills required.