Licensed Social Worker - LSW - Ambulatory - Big Island
Posted on: May 27, 2023
Provides social work services including assessment, care
planning, and case coordination to patients and their families.
Provides consultation to staff and other health care providers.
Initiates social work plan of care. -Serves as liaison between
Kaiser Permanente and community to integrate services, coordinate
care for clients, and enhance relationships through public
relations activities.Essential Responsibilities:
- Prepares and evaluates assessments, development and
implementation of social work service plans. Provides psychosocial
assessment, diagnostic impressions, treatment of
individuals/couples/families/groups, prevention of psychosocial
emotional/mental/behavioral disorders, and evaluation of practice
effectiveness. Applies knowledge base, theoretical concepts,
specific functional skills, and essential social values used to
effect change in human behavior, emotional responses, and social
conditions. Helps enhance or restore personal and social
- Performs case management, coordination, casework intervention,
and monitoring of social work service plans in areas of personal,
social, or economic resources, conditions, or problems. Provides
information, resource identification and referral services,
mediation services, advocacy services, and education of
individuals, groups, couples, and families. Coordinates services
and assures patients placement in an appropriate setting.
- Assists with administration, development, implementation, and
evaluation of social work programs and policies. Conducts social
work consultation and resource development. Plans for and
participates in development activities to keep abreast of current
trends in medical social work. Participates in performance
improvement. Implements Quality Improvement processes. Assists with
development and implementation of departments annual work-plan.
Performs clinical record audits. Maintains educational record and
provides evidence of competency.
- Conducts research through formal design/methodology of data
collection and analysis/evaluation of data, social work programs,
social systems, and social policies. Documents according to
departmental standards, Federal and State regulations. Assures
medical record documentation.
- Participates in departmental functions such as staff meetings,
staff in-services, and committees, as assigned. Participates in
orientation of new personnel.Basic Qualifications:Experience
- N/A -Education
- Masters degree in social work. -License, Certification,
- Licensed Clinical Social Worker (Hawaii) OR Licensed Social
- Basic Life Support required at hire from American Heart
Association -Additional Requirements:
- N/A -Preferred Qualifications:
- Minimum one (1) year of social work experience.
- Healthcare experience working with medical diagnoses.
- Demonstrated ability in networking with community
agencies.PrimaryLocation : Hawaii,Hilo,Hilo Medical
OfficesHoursPerWeek : 40Shift : DayWorkdays : Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu,
FriWorkingHoursStart : 08:00 AMWorkingHoursEnd : 05:00 PMJob
Schedule : Full-timeJob Type : StandardEmployee Status :
RegularEmployee Group/Union Affiliation : NUE-HI-01-NUE-Non Union
EmployeeJob Level : Individual ContributorJob Category : Behavioral
Health, Social Services & Spiritual CareDepartment : Moanalua
Medical Center - Social Services - 1208Travel : Yes, 25 % of the
TimeKaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to
a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color,
religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation,
national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry,
disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information,
other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or
any other protected status.
Keywords: Kaiser, Maui , Licensed Social Worker - LSW - Ambulatory - Big Island, Healthcare , Keaau, Hawaii
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