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Medical Social Worker

Baptist Health HC-Madisonville Madisonville, Kentucky
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The posted compensation range of $22.91 - $31.50 /hour is a reasonable estimate that extends from the lowest to the highest pay CommonSpirit in good faith believes it might pay for this particular job, based on the circumstances at the time of posting. CommonSpirit may ultimately pay more or less than the posted range as permitted by law.

Requisition ID 2024-363367 Employment Type PRN Department Home Health and Hospice Hours/Pay Period 2 Shift Day Weekly Schedule PRN Remote No Category Case Management and Social Work
Overview

Join the CommonSpirit Family, rated in the ‘Top 150 Best Places to work in Healthcare’ by Becker’s Healthcare!

Empowering Lives - Be the Compassion They Need

Are you ready to be the guiding light in patients' lives, uplifting their spirits, and making a lasting impact on their well-being? Join Baptist Health Deaconess Home Health as a Medical Social Worker, where you will be at the forefront of coordinating care and fostering a supportive environment that enhances the social, emotional, functional, and physical health of our patients.


Responsibilities

This is a PRN position

As a Medical Social Worker, you will play a crucial role in establishing care plans in line with the physician's treatment strategy. Your expertise will be the cornerstone of personalized care, ensuring that every patient's unique needs and circumstances are carefully considered.

In times of crisis, you will be the pillar of support for patients and their families, providing much-needed intervention and understanding. Your compassion will make a world of difference in their healing journey.

Our patients' lives are often influenced by a myriad of social, emotional, and economic factors. With your insight, you will help physicians and caregivers understand and address these elements that impact the patient's medical progress.

The impact of care extends beyond the walls of the clinic. You will be instrumental in connecting patients with vital community resources, ensuring they have access to everything they need to thrive.


Qualifications

Qualifications for Impact - Your Journey Continues

  • Master's degree from an accredited school approved by the Council on Social Work Education. 
  • Current licensure to practice in the state you will work
  • One year of social work in a health care setting is preferred/home care experience will be a significant advantage
  • CPR certification 

Your Journey Begins Today - Apply Now!

EEO Statement: At Baptist Health Deaconess Home Health we embrace diversity and are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all. We value every individual's unique background and perspective, and we believe that our collective diversity strengthens our organization and enriches the care we provide. We welcome individuals from all walks of life to join our team and be a part of our inspiring journey.

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While you’re busy impacting the healthcare industry, we’ll take care of you with benefits that may include health/dental/vision, FSA, matching retirement plans, paid time off, tuition assistance, adoption assistance, and more!

Unless directed by a Collective Bargaining Agreement, applications for this position will be considered on a rolling basis. CommonSpirit Health cannot anticipate the date by which a successful candidate may be identified.

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