Social Worker MSW PRN at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 1/1/2022


Job Snapshot

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    Case Management
  • Shift
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Job Description


Social Worker MSW AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Location Address: 

Santa Fe Building (Cancer Center)

9301 W 74th St, Merriam, KS 66204, Suite 100

Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Benefits available Day One
  • Received Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in January 2019
  • Providing faith-based, whole person care to Kansas City since 1962
  • Excellent health benefits, an onsite childcare center and fitness facility  
  • Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Largest health care provider in Johnson County with three campuses

Work Hours/Shift:


You Will Be Responsible For:   

  • Incorporate and maintain a professional practice pattern that includes psychosocial functioning, adaptation to illness, post hospital planning, and psychosocial assessment/evaluation and facilitates services to refer to community agencies, financial planning and provision of information and resource knowledge.
  • Display a high level of flexibility, adaptability and organization skills in response to the caseload and to effectively prioritize cases.
  • Identify and advocate of client needs lacking in community systems.
  • Function as a treatment team member, interpreting social, psychological, emotional and family system problems and strengths to other members of the treatment team.
  • Incorporates patient, physician, customer needs and concerns into decision-making and organizational action.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in use of the electronic medical record and programs specific to the role
  • Demonstrate ability to provide social work services to patient, family members and significant others in five areas: 1) psychological functioning, 2) adaptation to illness, injury, disability, 3)complex  post hospital planning, 4) psychosocial assessment/evaluation and 5) facilitation services such as referral community agencies financial planning, and provision of information and resource knowledge.

What You Will Need:

  • Master’s Degree
  • Up to 1 Year of Position-Related Experience
  • 1 to 2 Years of Hospital Based Experience
  • Kansas Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) OR
  • Kansas Licensed Specialist Clinical Social Worker (LSCSW) OR
  • Proof of Kansas Temporary Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) per BSRB guidelines

Job Summary:

Social work practice consists of professionally responsible intervention to 1) enhance the development, problem-solving, and coping capacities of people, 2) promote the effective and humane operation of systems that provide resources and services to people, 3) link people with systems that provide them with resources, services, and opportunities, and 4) contribute to the development and improvement of social policy, generally and specifically health and welfare policy in the hospital and community. The focus of the social work assignment and intervention is on cases that meet established criteria for complex case status.  The Social Worker-MSW serves as the subject matter expert for discharge planning and social work practice for Shawnee Mission Health.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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