Atlantic Health System

  • Social Worker (MSW)

    Job Location(s) US-NJ-Summit
    Position Type
    Full-Time
    Shift
    8:00am - 4:00pm
    Category
    Service
    Department
    20899100 - Palliative Grant
    Facility
    Pulmonary & Allergy Associates
  • Overview

    Atlantic Medical Group, member of Atlantic Health System, is seeking a full-time Social Worker for Palliative Grant.

    Responsibilities

    The MSW will serve as a member of a multidisciplinary palliative care team with liaison responsibilities with hospital and staff members of community organizations and other health care organizations.

     

    Essential Functions:

    • The Social Worker will be responsible for independently conducting psycho/social assessment/evaluations, participating in professional team review of patient care, providing individual, family and group counseling, identifying community resources and assist patients and their families in connecting to these resources, facilitating family meetings, working with anticipatory grief and difficult family dynamics, and understanding placement options and appropriate social, financial and legal services.

    Qualifications

    Education:

    • Master's in Social Work from an accredited school of Social Work.

    Qualifications/Requirements:

    • LSW or LCSW required
    • Advanced Certified Hospice and Palliative Social Worker (ACHP-SW) preferred

     

    Atlantic Health System has created a Trusted Network of Caring™, delivering the right care, at the right quality, at the right time, at the right place and at the right cost. We aim to deliver the highest quality, safety and care combined the best experience for our patients and their families. We are confident that you will find success within Atlantic Health System, which has been named for the 11th year in a row to Fortune’s “Top 100 Best U.S. Companies to Work For” list. We believe you’ll find that our culture of collaboration and care exemplifies the value we place on our patients, their families and our employees.

     

    Atlantic Health System, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer and federal contractor or subcontractor and therefore abides by applicable laws to protect applicants and employees from discrimination in hiring, promotion, discharge, pay, fringe benefits, job training, classification, referral, and other aspects of employment, on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity and sexual orientation), national origin, citizenship status, disability, age, genetics, or veteran status.

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