HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Medical Social Worker - PRN (Weekdays/Evenings) in Austin, Texas

  • St. David’s Medical Center * is part of St. David’s HealthCare, one of the largest health systems in Texas, which was recognized in 2014 with a * Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award * . Founded in 1924, St. David’s Medical Center is a full-service medical center offering comprehensive medical care at three locations—St. David’s Medical Center, * Heart Hospital of Austin * and * St. David’s Georgetown Hospital ** . *

  • Located in central Austin, St. David’s Medical Center includes a 350-bed acute care hospital and a 64- bed rehabilitation hospital providing comprehensive inpatient and outpatient care. It is home to the internationally renowned * Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute * and * St. David’s Neuroscience & Spine Institute * . The hospital provides a complete range of women’s services, including its acclaimed maternity unit, maternal-fetal medicine, a high-risk maternal and neonatal transport team, the region’s largest and most sophisticated Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and * The Breast Center * ; complex surgical services; a comprehensive * Bariatric Surgery Center * ; and a 24-hour emergency department. *

    POSITION DESCRIPTION The Medical Social Worker assists in meeting the psychosocial needs of hospital patients by providing counseling, crisis intervention and complex discharge planning services to patients/families.

    EDUCATION

    Master`s Degree in Social Work

    LICENSE/CERTIFICATION Licensure through the Texas State Board of Social Worker Examiners

    EXPERIENCE

    • 3 years of experience in a clinical/hospital setting
    • Previous background experience with Psychiatric/Medical patient populations
    • Previous experience working in a medium to large hospital setting
    • Previous crisis intervention experience

Job: *Behavioral & Social Work

Title: Medical Social Worker - PRN (Weekdays/Evenings)

Location: Texas-Austin-St. David%27s Medical Center

Requisition ID: 06676-59111