SOCIAL WORKER CLINICAL in San Diego, CA at Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego

Date Posted: 5/29/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

At Scripps Health, you will experience the pride, support and respect of an organization that has been repeatedly recognized as one of the nation’s Top 100 Places to Work.
You’ll be surrounded by people committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and their teammates. So if you’re open to change, go ahead and unlock your potential.
We are seeking a compassionate, motivated Clinical Social Worker to join our team at Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego. The Mercy team is unique as our department works collaboratively with the RN Case Management team to provide the best patient care and timely discharge.  Our energetic team works creatively in finding solutions in serving the community with the highest quality of care.
As a Clinical Social Worker on the Mercy San Diego team, you will provide an important role within the hospital by assisting patient and families with personal and environmental problems which predispose illness or which interfere with their obtaining maximum benefits from medical care. Candidate must demonstrate the ability to perform competencies as outlined in unit specific competency assessment tools as well as demonstrate age specific care as established for a Clinical Social Worker in an adult acute care setting.
This is a Full Time, 8 hour Day shift position, with candidate needing to be open to working one weekend shift per pay period (80 hours per biweekly pay period.  Case load will cover the medical inpatient floors at Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego.

Job Requirements

Required Qualifications:
  • Masters degree in Social Work (MSW) from an accredited University/College
  • BLS for Healthcare Provider American Heart Association
  • Working knowledge of the laws, regulations, policies and appeal procedures as relative to the Federal, State and other reimbursement programs
  • Must be able to display good working relationships with patients, families, medical and nursing personnel, and all others employed at the hospital 
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Recent Acute Care Hospital experience
  • LCSW (Licensed by the State of CA Behavioral Science Examiners Board)
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office including but not limited to Outlook, Excel
Scripps Health is repeatedly named on the Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to work for, only San Diego-based company and Becker’s Healthcare Top Hospitals. Scripps Health offers a robust Total Rewards Program designed to compensate and motivate you throughout your career. Scripps Health Total Rewards Program includes a broad range of plans and programs including market competitive pay and performance incentives, health and wellness benefits, financial wellness benefits, work-life resources, learning and development opportunities, and rewards and recognition. Unlock your potential with Scripps Health today.
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.