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New Smyrna, FL

Social Worker AdventHealth New Smyrna

Address : 401 PALMETTO ST, New Smyrna, 32168

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth:

  • Immediate Health Insurance Coverage

  • Great benefits such as: Educational Reimbursement

  • Career growth and advancement potential

  • High quality of life with low cost of living on the shores of sunny New Smyrna Beach, FL.

The role you’ll contribute:

The Social Worker assists in meeting the psychosocial needs of patients and their families, as well as, coordinates concrete services to maximize a patient/family’s quality of life and enhances adjustments to illness. In collaboration with the multidisciplinary oncology team members, the social worker identifies high-risk patients through screening mechanisms, performs assessment of patient/families to determine and facilitate the most appropriate intervention. Maintains a thorough knowledge of hospital, local, state and federal resources. Provides counseling services, including adjustment, supportive and crisis intervention.

The value you’ll bring to the team:

· Identifies patients/families that require social service intervention via high-risk screening, chart rounds and/or referrals.

· Interacts with all newly diagnosed inpatients to assess their needs during hospitalization and post discharge.

· Interacts with and provides support to all newly diagnosed outpatients to assess their needs and connect them with resources, if needed.

· Identifies the need for and arranges patient/family/health team conferences.

· Provides support to the oncology patient/family throughout the continuum of care, critical incident intervention, crisis intervention, and illness adjustment counseling.

· Anticipates counseling for individuals, couples, families and groups and facilitates support through the use of resources available to the multidisciplinary team.

· Provides social work services based on age-specific needs of the patient and family.

· Provides referrals and linkage to concrete services; financial assistance, housing, meals, transportation, and cancer specific mental health services.

· Plans and conducts Oncology related support groups and educational programs.

· Maintains professional standards adhering to NASW and AOSW Code of Ethics and professional development.

· Advocates for oncology patient/family unmet service needs.

· Complete projects and reports as assigned by the Director (i.e. patient satisfaction surveys, monthly stats, etc.)

· Takes lead role and participates in Oncology related community events.

· Provides stress management for the Oncology staff.

· Provides Oncology social service expertise in collaboration with other Oncology professionals.

· Performs other hospital-related duties as assigned.


What You Will Need:

· Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or related field (ie., Sociology, Psychology).

· Clinically Licensed Social Worker or Masters in Social Work. (Preferred)

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances. The salary range reflects the anticipated base pay range for this position. Individual compensation is determined based on skills, experience and other relevant factors within this pay range. The minimums and maximums for each position may vary based on geographical location.

Category: Case Management

Organization: AdventHealth New Smyrna Beach

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Req ID: 24000434

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule: Full-time

    Pay Range: $23.94 - $35.914

  • Location: New Smyrna, FL

  • Job ID: 24000434

  • Job Family: Case Management

  • Shift: 1 - Day

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