Providence Social Worker BSW in Missoula, Montana
Providence is calling a Social Worker BSW (Care Coordination, Days, 0.5 FTE) to Providence Medical Group in Missoula, Montana. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Assess patient/family learning needs, abilities, preferences and readiness to learn. Completes on going assessments and documents according to policy. Communicates with other members of the health care team regarding the patient’s needs, plan and response to care. Evaluates response to plan and makes adjustments as indicated.
In collaboration with the patient/family, and in a developmentally and culturally appropriate manner, implements the plan of care according to established Social Work policy.
Obtain a history through the interview process, maintains ongoing monitoring/assessment of assigned patients.
Participate in the development of patient plan of care to include patient problems, goals, evaluations and interventions.
Report symptoms and significant changes in patient’s condition to appropriate personnel.
Utilize appropriate teaching methods and/or referrals to ensure patient/family educational needs are met. Provides community resource information to patient/family and evaluates the effectiveness of teaching, making adjustments as necessary. Documents education process on appropriate screen/format.
Work with health care team and outside resources to facilitate optimum patient care delivery.
Required qualifications for this position include:
- Bachelor's Degree in Social Work
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Three (3) years social work experience. Strong professional level of knowledge and comprehensive clinical assessment skills in the adult population and chronic disease management.
About the clinic you will serve.
Providence Medical Group includes over 30 primary care, specialty clinics and healthcare groups throughout western Montana focused on treating patients at all stages of their lives. Our providers and staff strive to create a distinctive health care experience for each patient – one focused on trust, respect, communication and teamwork.
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As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Social Work
Req ID: 290421