SOCIAL WORKER CLINICAL - Trauma in San Diego, CA at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla

Date Posted: 6/7/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla has been one of Southern California’s premier medical centers for more than 90 years. Scripps La Jolla was ranked No. 1 by U.S. News & World Report for the San Diego region and among the best in the nation in eight specialties.  We are consistently recognized for quality patient care and we were the first hospital in San Diego to be designated a Magnet Hospital by the American Nursing Association for excellence in patient care.  
Our team remains committed to professional development, dedication to their team members and best care practices and making patients feel comfortable with and informed about their care. 
Join our Scripps Clinical Social Worker team assisting patients and families with personal and environmental problems which predispose illness or which interfere with their obtaining maximum benefits from medical care. You will work collaboratively with our very engaged patient care team providing peer supervision for other staff, education for social work interns and/or assists with program planning and organization of services. Demonstrates age specific care as established for a Clinical Social Worker in assigned area.


Job Requirements

Scripps offers free parking and a friendly and professional working environment. 
Preferred Qualifications
  • Licensed by the State of California Behavioral Science Examiners Board as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) preferred.
  • Prior experience working in a hospital environment   
  • Knowledge of patient focused care delivery
Required Qualifications:
  • Masters degree in Social Work (MSW) from an accredited university or college
  • Must be able to display good working relationships with patients, families, medical and nursing personnel, and all others employed at the hospital. Working knowledge of the laws, regulations, policies and appeal procedures as relative to the Federal, State and other reimbursement programs.
  • BLS from the American Heart Association
Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability