AdventHealth Social Worker MSW FT in Ocala, Florida


Social Worker, MSW AdventHealth Ocala

Location Address: 1500 SW 1 st Ave Ocala, Florida 34471

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Ocala

  • Horse Capital of the World

  • Driving distance to Gainesville, St. Augustine, Orlando, Tampa, Sarasota

  • Part of the community since 1898, providing healthcare to Marion County for over 120 years

  • Florida Hospital Ocala offers a broad spectrum of services, with programs that are nationally recognized and accredited

  • Spectacular springs throughout the county

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Hand washing when entering and leaving pt.'s room

  • Use of Discharge Planning Evaluation

  • Use of Curaspan on discharge planning

  • Consistent utilization of Patient Choice Form

  • Completion of High Risk Screening Tool (LACE)

  • Completion of 30-Day Readmission Tool


What You Will Need:

  • Master’s Degree in social work required

  • In lieu of an MSW the following will be accepted: Master’s Degree in Marriage and Family and/or Master’s Degree in Mental Health

  • One year of case management experience required for an MSW and 2 years in an acute care setting required for all other degrees

  • LCSW (preferred)

Job Summary:

Utilizes Social Work skills to assess patient and family functioning and emotional well-being in order to develop appropriate and timely discharge plans, community referrals, and provide psychosocial support. In collaboration with the physician, nursing, therapy staff, pharmacy and RN Case Manager, provides assessment planning and interventions to optimize quality of care, utilization costs and patient satisfaction.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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.