HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Social Worker PRN in Idaho Falls, Idaho

Social Worker - BSN *PRN "As Needed" *

The largest medical facility in the region, Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center (EIRMC) is a modern, Joint Commission-accredited, 330-bed full-service hospital located in Idaho Falls. Idaho Falls offers a rich variety of outdoor activities with Grand Teton National Park, Yellowstone National Park, Jackson, WY and Sun Valley all within a short drive from our hospital.

*PRN Defined: *Work minimum of one shift per two week pay period to assist with staffing for coverage of absences for staff planned/unplanned and/or increase in census. The more you are available the more you can work if shifts are available. Availability to cover some holidays and weekends highly desireable.

*NOTE: *An assessment (that takes about 20 minutes to complete) will be automatically sent to you when you have applied for this position (unless you have completed it when applying for a previous similar type position). Please look for it in your email and complete immediately as to not impede the processing of your application.



_JOB DUTIES:_

*The Social Worker intervenes with patients of all ages who have complex psychosocial needs, require assistance with eligibility determination for social programs and funding sources and those who may qualify for community assistance from a variety of special funds and agencies.

*In a collaborative process with Case Management and healthcare team, coordinates and facilitates a discharge plan for patients requiring continuum of care services.

*Receives referrals for individuals from interdisciplinary team members (including physicians, Case Managers, staff nurses and other members of the care team) and offers crisis intervention to patients and families with psychosocial needs, along with other high-risk patient populations.

*Must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care based on the physical, psycho/social, educational, safety, and related criteria appropriate to the age of the patient.

· Bachelors of Social Work required. Verification of successful completion of accredited programs. State of Idaho license in social work required. Ethics/continuing education training as required by Idaho state law. · Current AHA CPR for Healthcare Providers certification · Skills and knowledge base necessary for appropriate social service intervention. · Familiarity with community resources needed to intervene appropriately. · Skills needed to exercise independent judgment and to problem solve accordingly. · Ability to apply social work skills to various ages and populations.

Job: *Behavioral & Social Work

Title: Social Worker PRN

Location: Idaho-Idaho Falls-Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00310-41256