Social Worker

Job Summary:
Provides professional social work services in the acute care hospital setting, utilizing supportive counseling through biopsychosocial assessments. Implements clinical knowledge in assessing the needs of patients and families during illness. Provides crisis intervention as patients and families transition to post discharge planning. Collaborates with members of interdisciplinary health care team in the development of a transition plan and addresses needs in a timely manner. Participate in program planning and development to meet the needs of customers within the health care system and community.

Minimum Requirements:
• Graduate Degree Master’s degree in Social Work or LMSW from accredited program 
• Organization, customer relations & verbal communication
• License to practice in Social Work in the state of Kansas

Key Responsibilities:
• Maintains confidentiality at all times.
• Provides a well-thought out decision or response; obtains and analyzes all pertinent information available in order to make the most informed decision/response based on factual and objective data.
• Works cooperatively with supervisor and those in leadership positions. Supports department expectations and participates in departmental activities, e.g. staff meetings, education, projects, and communications. Cross trains to duties to support the department.
• Demonstrates a consistent level of performance; maintains progress on work assignments and meets deadlines. Seeks guidance as necessary for performance of duties.
• Demonstrates appropriate and effective conflict resolution skills. Address issues with individuals involved in a courteous and professional manner and escalates issues to leadership as necessary.

Benefit Highlights:
• Medical/Vision/Dental 
• 403b Retirement Plan with 3% company match
• 5 days of Paid Parental/Adoption Leave
• $5k in Adoption Assistance per child
• Paid Sick Leave
• Accrued PTO
• Life Insurance
• Employee Assistance Program
• Voluntary Benefits, including: Life, Accidental Death or Dismemberment, Critical Illness, Long-term Disability, Short-term Disability, Hospital Indemnity, Pet, Identity Theft and Legal Insurance
• Collaborative professional work environment
• Reduced cafeteria rates (OMC location only)
• Tuition Reimbursement so you can achieve your educational goals (up to $5,250/year)

Disclosure: Benefits eligibility may vary based on position.


Why Top Talent Join Olathe Health?
Our mission is to help people through healing, health and happiness. Top performers want to be a part of something special…something with a purpose.  We want the best and brightest health care professionals who are focused on providing compassionate, personalized care.  And we are committed to continue to give our associates growth and developmental opportunities while providing a safe, inclusive and welcoming work environment to do their best work. We all strive to help each other as a team to deliver the best patient care possible. At Olathe Health, we believe that if we take care of our people, they will take care of everything else.

From our modest beginnings with a 30-bed hospital in 1953 to a dynamic, regional health system with more than 2,400 associates today, Olathe Health continues to grow to meet the needs of our patients and the community. The system consists of Olathe Medical Center, Inc. (OMCI), Miami County Medical Center, Inc. (MCMC), and Olathe Health Physicians, Inc. (OHPI), a large physician corporation with 38 locations. The system offers a wide range of services and specialties for individuals in all stages of life, from primary care, pediatrics and maternity care to specialties, including oncology, surgery, orthopedics, spine, cardiology, home health and hospice.  

Several of our most recent honors as a system include:
• Fortune/IBM Watson Health named OMC one of the 2021 Top 100 Hospitals.
• The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) awarded OMC and MCMC four-star ratings in 2021.
• One of Ingram Magazine’s “2020 Best Companies to Work for” (large employer category) and one of the “Best Hospitals in Kansas for Nurses” (according to nurse.org). 

Great things are happening at Olathe Health and we would love for YOU to join our team today!
 

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Company
Olathe Health
Posted
09/11/2021
Type
Full time
Location
Olathe, KS 66061, US