Providence Health & Services Social Worker BSW in Missoula, Montana
Providence is calling a Social Worker (Care Coordination, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Medical Group in Missoula, Montana. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Assess patient/family learning needs, abilities, preferences and readiness to learn
Complete on going assessments and documents according to policy
Communicate with other members of the health care team regarding the patient’s needs, plan and response to care
Evaluate response to plan and make adjustments as indicated
Implement the plan of care according to established Social Work policy in collaboration with the patient/family, and in a developmentally and culturally appropriate manner
Obtain a history through the interview process, maintain ongoing monitoring/assessment of assigned patients
Participate in the development of patient plan of care to include patient problems, goals, evaluations and interventions
Report symptoms and significant changes in patient’s condition to appropriate personnel
Utilize appropriate teaching methods and/or referrals to ensure patient/family educational needs are met
Provide community resource information to patient/family and evaluate the effectiveness of teaching, making adjustments as necessary
Document education process on appropriate screen/format
Work with health care team and outside resources to facilitate optimum patient care delivery
Required qualifications for this position include:
- Bachelor's degree in Social Work
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Minimum 3 years Social Work experience
Strong professional level of knowledge and comprehensive clinical assessment skills in the adult population and chronic disease management
About the clinic you will serve.
Providence Medical Group includes over 30 primary care, specialty clinics and healthcare groups throughout western Montana focused on treating patients at all stages of their lives. Our providers and staff strive to create a distinctive health care experience for each patient – one focused on trust, respect, communication and teamwork.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Social Work
Req ID: 222955