Case Manager, Social Worker
MSW – Full Time
WakeMed Health & Hospitals
Here at WakeMed, the Case Manager, Social Worker is assigned to specific clinical care units and/or specific patient populations to provide services to patients and families who’s medical, psychological and/or social situation impacts compliance with the physician care plan, the provision of appropriate health care services for the patient, and/or timely discharge. The Social Worker coordinates the assistance necessary to meet patient specific needs relative to placement, basic living resources, home health resources, counseling, and post hospital support in order to optimize outcomes. The Social Worker works collaboratively with the Nurse Case Manager and other patient care team members. The Social Worker serves as an advocate to ensure that the patient's physical, psychological, and social needs are identified and fulfilled on a timely basis and that rights are respected and addressed.
- Requires two years’ experience including case management or related clinical experience.
- Requires MSW from a school of social work accredited by the Council of Social Work Education.
- LCSW or Case Management certification preferred.
- 8:00am - 4:30pm
- Weekend requirements: as needed
- No call requirements
WakeMed is headquartered in Raleigh, NC, which is ranked nationally as one of the top ten best places to live for quality of life, and is located just two hours from the beach or three from the mountains. The area has been named one of the fastest growing areas in the country and is located just minutes from the famous Research Triangle Park.
For more information and to apply, please visit us online at jobs.wakemed.org and reference job ID: 23537. EOE