Social Worker, LCSW - Social Work Services - Full-Time, Days
MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center
October 12, 2018
Long Beach, California
Full Time - Experienced
At MemorialCare, we believe in providing extraordinary health care to our communities and an exceptional working environment for our employees. MemorialCare stands for excellence in Health Care. Across our family of medical centers, we support each one of our bright, talented employees in reaching the highest levels of professional development, contribution, collaboration and accountability. Whatever your role and whatever expertise you bring, we are dedicated to helping you achieve your full potential in an environment of respect, innovation and teamwork.
MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center is a major regional provider of medical and surgical services. A Magnet®-designated teaching hospital, MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center has 420 beds. We consistently achieve national accolades for our quality care, including ranking as one of “America’s Best Hospitals” for Orthopedics by U.S. News & World Report magazine. Our unique environment allows for a range of medical services, from childhood to adulthood, to be structured under one roof. With our technology, our vision, and especially our talented professionals, we ensure our patients receive the best possible care.
The Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) is responsible for providing interventions to remove psychosocial barriers preventing safe and timely transition through the continuum of care in the Social Work Services department at MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center. Skillfully advocates in empowering patients to maintain a level of control over their treatment and for self-determination. The professional licensure allows this individual to provide clinical and casework supervision for staff in accordance with the needs of the department.
3+ years of direct social work experience in an acute healthcare setting preferred. Competency is defined and measured via the Social Worker, LCSW Job Specific Competency Assessment and Checklist. Each Social Worker is assessed at orientation and annually using these tools.
A Master’s of Social Work (MSW) from an accredited School of Social Work is required.
Licensed Clinical Social Worker license (LCSW) is required.
Coursework in Supervision as per the Board of Behavioral Sciences is required
California Children’s Services paneling is required within 90 days of employment.