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AdventHealth Licensed Clinical Social Worker Palliative Care in Orlando, Florida


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Licensed Clinical Social Worker - AdventHealth Medical Group Palliative Care

Location Address: 7727 Lake Underhill Rd, Orlando, FL 32822

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Medical Group
  • Faith based & mission driven organization
  • Central Florida’s premier multi-specialty medical group
  • Comprehensive Employee Benefits such as Educational Reimbursement
  • CREATION Health employee wellness and lifestyle programs
  • Positive working climate to support a work life balance
Work Hours/Shift:  Full-time/Days


You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Performs psycho-social assessments on patients and families and provides psychotherapy to patients and families coping with medical issues
  • Maintains comprehensive community resources and networks to assist patients and families as they transition back to the community
  • Collaborates with the multi-disciplinary team in establishing/documenting psycho-social determinants to attainment of safe discharges
  • Serves as a consultant and educator to the multi-disciplinary team regarding the psycho-social components of illness, disability and hospitalization
  • Provides patients with end-of-life support and advance directives; Performs crisis intervention as clinically indicated
  • Facilitates staff emotional debriefing and ongoing support groups
Qualifications
What You Will Need:
  • Two years’ experience in clinical social work
  • Master’s Degree of Social Work
  • Experience in Acute Care hospital
  • Experience working with medically complex children and their families
  • Current active State of Florida Licensed Clinical Social Worker
 
Job Summary:

The Licensed Clinical Social Worker is a key member of the healthcare team working with patients and their families to help manage the difficulties of a health or life problem. Utilizes professional social work skills to assess patients for psycho-social and economic barriers that interfere with the attainment of healthcare goals. Works closely with Case Managers, Physicians, Nursing staff, spiritual support and others, as appropriate, to advocate for the patients and families with counseling services, crisis intervention, stress management, patient and parent coping (as appropriate), bereavement, abuse and neglect issues and continuity of care. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility for maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.



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.

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