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Hospital Corporation Of America (HCA) Social Worker III in Aurora, Colorado

DESCRIPTION SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)SCHEDULE: Part-time ACUTE CARE SOCIAL WORKER III THE MEDICAL CENTER OF AURORA PART TIME BENEFITTED Are you looking for a company that places integrity over their bottomline? Here at HCA Healthcare, our everyday decisions are founded oncompassion. Apply today and join a team that is dedicated to serving others inneed. We are committed to providing our employees with the support they need.At The Medical Center of Aurora, we offer an array of medical, dental,and vision packages as well as several add-on perks to make your benefitspackage truly customizable to you and your family needs. Some of our uniquebenefits we offer include: Tuition Reimbursement Paid Personal Leave 401k (100% annual match - 3%-9% of pay based on years of service) Identity Theft Protection discounts Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options Adoption Assistance Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP) Our Case Management teams are a committed, caring group of colleagues.We have a passion for creating positive patient interactions. If you arededicated to caring for the well-being of others, this could be your nextopportunity. We want your knowledge and expertise! Here is some of what you can expect from being a Social Worker III withus: You will be responsible and accountable for assessing thepsychological, social, emotional, cultural and/or financial needs thataffect high-risk patients' health and recovery You will utilize social service, supportive counseling, and clinicalknowledge in the assessment of patient needs You will be responsible and accountable for coordination of servicesthrough an interdisciplinary process which provides a clinical andpsychosocial approach through the continuum of care and balances individuallyidentified patients and family needs with the efficacious and cost effectiveutilization of resources You will participate in patient assessment to determine appropriatenessof admission, continued hospitalization, as well as appropriate level of care You will participate in discharge planning, which will begin at thetime of (or prior to) admission, and reassessed ongoing throughout thecourse of hospitalization. You will use your knowledge of payer source implications on dischargeplan and addresses assessed needs in a timely manner. You will use your knowledge of resources and placement options tomaximize patients' successful disposition Qualifications you will need for this role: Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in the state of Coloradopreferred. Specialty certification in case management preferred Master of Social Work (MSW) from an accredited school of social workrequired. Doctorate of Social Work (DSW) from and accredited school ofsocial work preferred 3-5 of year's recent clinical social work experience in an acute caresetting 5-7 years of recent clinical social work preferred Must have excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communicationskills Must be able to work with highly diverse population Must be knowledgeable of State and Joint Commission standards Must have ability to perform multiple tasks simultaneously and work inhigh stress environment Must be able to apply critical thinking and formulate diagnosticimpressions based upon review of systems, history, symptoms and currentpresentation Must be able to provide crisis intervention and utilize systemresources/referrals THE MEDICAL CENTER OF AURORA, THE FIRST COMMUNITY HOSPITAL IN THEDENVER METRO AREA TO RECEIVE THREE-TIME MAGNET DESIGNATION FOR NURSINGEXCELLENCE BY THE AMERICAN NURSES CREDENTIALING CENTER (ANCC), IS A346-BED ACUTE CARE HOSPITAL LOCATED IN AURORA, COLORADO. THE MEDICAL CENTEROF AURORA IS COMPRISED OF SIX CAMPUSES IN AURORA AND CENTENNIAL, COLO.,INCLUDING THE MAIN CAMPUS, LOCATED AT INTERSTATE 225 AND MISSISSIPPI, THENORTH CAMPUS BEHAVIORAL HEALTH AND WELLNESS CENTER, CENTENNIAL MEDICALP

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