PRN Medical Social Worker at Lee Health in Fort Myers, Florida

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Job Description:

PRN Medical Social Worker


12801 Westlinks Drive, Fort Myers, FL

Department: Medical Social Services

Categories: Professional

Type: PRN

Shift: 8:00 AM-4:30 PM

Schedule: Days


The social work practice that occurs in hospitals and other health care settings to facilitate health, prevent illness and aid physically ill patients and their families to resolve the social and psychological problems related to the illness. Social work also sensitizes other health care providers about the social psychological aspects of illness. The Social Worker (B.S.W.) provides clinical coordination discharge planning and interventions through assessment, coordination, referral and Interdisciplinary planning for identified patients. The Social Worker also links people to systems that provide them with resources, services and opportunities to achieve and maintain maximum functioning. Additionally, provides counseling and support to patients and families regarding adjustments to disease process and illnesses.


Educational Requirements

Degree/Diploma Obtained Program of Study Required/
Bachelor's Social Work Required or
Bachelor's Human Services Required

Experience Requirements

Minimum Years Required Area of Experience Required/
1 Year Medical Social Work Preferred

State of Florida Licensure Requirements

Licenses Required/
Not Required

Certifications/Registration Requirements

Certificates/Registrations Required/
ACM (Accredited Case Manager) Required or
NACCM (National Academy of Certified Care Managers) Required

Additional Requirements

Case Management Certification, ACM or NACCM after 3 years employment (time exception provided for unsuccessful attempts)