Company: Abington Hospital - Jefferson Health
Posted on: September 18, 2023
In this role you will be responsible for: Licensed Clinical
Social Worker or Masters of Social Work to complete psychosocial
assessments of patients and provide individual and family
counseling and crisis intervention, grief counseling and support..
Will participate in interdisciplinary committees and make mandatory
assessments and timely reports. . The position participates in the
development, implementation and evaluation of the treatment plan,
acting as a liaison for family members, community agencies and the
Mental Health Court, and the coordination of discharge planning
activities and referrals.
If you possess the following qualifications, please apply
immediately: LCSW or MSW and BCLS are required.. 2+ years social
work experience in a health care setting or social service agency
required. . Licensure and/or Certification as required by the
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania; . Valid PA drivers license, current
automobile insurance and access to a reliable vehicle..
Conditions of Employment
Covid Vaccination is a requirement for employment at Jefferson for
employees working at Jefferson's clinical entities or at the
University. If you are not currently vaccinated you will be
required to receive the vaccination prior to hire date if you are
offered employment, unless you request and receive an approved
medical or religious exemption from Jefferson.
Conditions of Employment
Since this position will require the selected candidate to engage
in regular contact with children in the form of care, guidance,
supervision or training, you will be required to meet the
requirements of the Child Protective Services Act, including the
Pennsylvania State Police criminal background check, the
Pennsylvania Department of Welfare child abuse criminal background
clearance, and an FBI finger print based federal criminal records
check. The selected candidate will not be allowed to commence
working until all three (3) are completed satisfactorily.
Jefferson includes Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson
Health, a dynamic university and health system with broad reach
across the Delaware Valley. Jefferson is the second largest
employer in Philadelphia and the largest health system in
Philadelphia based on total licensed beds.
Through the merger of Thomas Jefferson University and Philadelphia
University in 2017, our University includes ten colleges and four
schools. We are an NCAA Division II university and an R2 national
doctoral university offering undergraduate and graduate-level
programs that provide students with a forward-thinking education in
architecture, business, design, engineering, fashion and textiles,
health, medicine and social science.
Jefferson Health, the clinical arm of Thomas Jefferson University,
has grown from a three-hospital academic health center in 2015, to
an 18-hospital health system through mergers and combinations that
include hospitals at Abington Health, Aria Health, Kennedy Health,
Magee Rehabilitation and Einstein Healthcare Network. We have over
50 outpatient and urgent care centers; ten Magnet --designated
hospitals (recognized by the ANCC for nursing excellence); the
NCI-designated Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center (one of only 70 in the
country and one of only two in the region); and one of the largest
faculty-based telehealth networks in the country. In 2021,
Jefferson Health became the sole owner of HealthPartners Plan, a
not-for-profit health maintenance organization in Southeastern
Pennsylvania. We are the first health system regionally to create
an aligned payer-provider partnership.
Jefferson's mission, vision and values create an organization that
attracts the best and the brightest students, faculty, staff, and
healthcare professionals, as well as the most visionary leaders to
drive exceptional results.
- OUR MISSION: We improve lives.
- OUR VISION: Reimagining health, education and discovery to
create unparalleled value
- OUR VALUES: Put People First, Be Bold & Think Differently and
Do the Right Thing
As an employer, Jefferson maintains a commitment to provide equal
access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages
applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ
individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.
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