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Medical Social Worker--Allen Hospital - In-Patient Units- Days

Job ID 00764031 Location Allen Hospital
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Medical Social Worker- -Allen Hospital - In-Patient Units- Days

NewYork-Presbyterian Allen Hospital is located on the northern tip of Manhattan, at Broadway and 220th Street. A community hospital and one of the five centers that comprise NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital. They serve northern Manhattan, Riverdale and other communities in the Bronx, and provide services in Spanish to our Spanish-speaking patients and their families. We offer leading care in the intimate setting of a community hospital.

With over 75 years of leadership in social work practice, education and research, NewYork-Presbyterian has a long-standing commitment to the highest level of performance. We’re home to more than 300 clinically astute social work professionals who guide patients through the healing process and build stronger, healthier families. Now, you have the opportunity to join us.

As a social worker, you advocate for others, be they young or old. You’ll work with clients from every station in life, and sometimes dire economic backdrops, to ease them through transitions, hardships, and mentally tough times.

You’ll be the person who assists them in finding the proper resources to get the care or supplement they need to sustain a certain quality of life. You may also be the link between people and caregivers in the health and psychology professions. As a social worker, you’ll find reward, take risks, and offer viable options for those who may not be capable—or willing—to help themselves. As a Social Worker at the Allen Hospital you will work in a variety of in-patient units providing discharge planning, psycho-social assessments and support.

Some of your duties as follows:

  •   Plan, coordinate, manage and implement support packages to help patients/families deal with difficulties and overcome dependencies
  •   Interview patients/familes and assess their current condition, needs, strengths and weaknesses
  • Address each case as a unit and set tailored measurable goals
  •   Monitor and evaluate patients progress and modify treatment plans accordingly
  • Offer information and counseling on the best course of action during sessions
  • Maintain accurate records and report on patients status

This position is Monday to Friday 9:00am -5:00pm

This position includes weekend and holiday rotation

Preferred Criteria

  • On year of in-patient acute care hospital experience

Required Criteria

  • Master's Degree in Social Work (MSW)
  • New York State License as a Licensed Masters Social Worker (LMSW)
  • If a new graduate Social Worker, Limited Permit (must supply exam date prior to start of employment)
  • If a new graduate Social Worker, must have Licensed Masters Social Worker (LMSW) by the State of New York within 1 year of hire

Join a healthcare system where employee engagement is at an all-time high. Here we foster a culture respect, diversity, and inclusion. Enjoy comprehensive and competitive benefits that support you and your family in every aspect of life. Start your life-changing journey today.
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