Medical Social Worker in Victorville, CA at DESERT VALLEY HOSPITAL

Date Posted: 4/3/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    16850 Bear Valley Road
    Victorville, CA
  • Job Type:
    Other
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    4/3/2018

Job Description

JOB SUMMARY: Using a multidisciplinary approach, the Social Worker/Patient Advocate assists patients  Neonates, Pediatrics, Adolescents, Adults, Older Adults and their significant others to cope with a multiplicity of social and emotional problems, many with particular reference to illness and the hospital setting, working to promote or enhance psychosocial functioning of the patient and family. Assist discharge planning. Meet with patients, physicians, and families throughout the facility. Communicates effectively in person and telephone with physicians, other healthcare staff, patients, families and external contacts. Assist with Discharge Planning by assessing needs, developing a plan and providing appropriate resources to facilitate the plan.

We are an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran status, disability, race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, or other protected characteristics. If you need special accommodation for the application process, please contact Human Resources:
hr-prime@primehealthcare.com

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