Social Worker (Emergency Department) 6/3/2020
Sibley Memorial Hospital
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY SOCIAL WORKER (EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT)
Requisition #: 249337
Location: Sibley Memorial Hospital, Washington, DC 20001
Category: Social Work/Mental Health
Work Shift: Day Shift
Work Week: Full Time (40 hours)
Weekend Work Required: Yes
Date Posted: June 2, 2020
GENERAL SUMMARY: The Case Management - Social Worker evaluates timeliness and appropriateness of patient care and coordinate discharge planning for a smooth progression to post-hospital care. The goal is to restore patients to optimum health and social adjustments. Provides ancillary service to the Emergency Department and Psychiatry Departments in the evaluation of patients who present to the ER with behavioral health complaints. Provides expeditious patient assessments and collaborates with medical providers in determining the appropriate disposition and treatment for behavioral health patients and other vulnerable patient populations.
Work Location: Washington, DC
Start: 10:00 PM
End: 8:00 AM
Minimum Education: Masters Degree required
Minimum Experience: 2 years of related experience required
Professional Licensures/Certifications: DC License
Sibley Memorial Hospital provides a smoke-free workplace.
Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, and or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.