Position Information: The Social Worker is responsible for the provision of case management and community liaison services in WakeMed Physician Practices - Pediatrics. This includes: assessing safety and social needs of patients during clinic visits; supporting integration of patients with needed medical social and developmental services/resources; supporting families of patients in connecting with psychosocial services which directly or indirectly impact the patient's well-being; being a liaison for community-based programs and services including schools; and providing direct intervention for social needs while patients are in the practice. It is expected that this individual will participate in hospital and community initiatives that address psychosocial issues. This position will also require maintaining a working knowledge the programs services and resources available in the community to support patients and their families.
Experience Requirements: 1 Year Clinical - Case Management Required - And Clinical - Pediatrics Preferred
Education Required: Bachelor's Degree Social Work Required - And Master's Degree Social Work Preferred
Licensure/Certification Requirements: Not Applicable
At WakeMed Health & Hospitals, we are guided by a simple – yet powerful mission: to improve the health and well-being of our community by providing outstanding and compassionate care to all.To deliver on this mission, WakeMed employs the “best minds and the biggest hearts” in the business. Our team includes over 8,500 experienced registered nurses, technologists, medical professionals, support staff, and a medical staff of more than 1,200 physicians and advanced practice providers who are dedicated to putting patients first.When it comes to culture and benefits, we recognize that when we take good care of our employees, our employees can take even better care of our patients. We proudly offer competitive salaries that reflect background, experience and special skills. Our benefits programs are designed to give you and your family the support you need for today while planning for a successful tomorrow. We promote diversity in the ...workplace, provide equal employment opportunity for all qualified applicants, and we participate in E-verify.We think it’s pretty simple – we care for our employees and our employees care for the community.