AdventHealthSocial Worker Primary Care AdventHealth Medical Group
Shawnee, KS

Social Worker Primary Care Clinics – AdventHealth Shawnee Mission Medical Group

All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

  • Vision, Medical & Dental Benefits from Day One

  • Student Loan Repayment Program

  • Received Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in January 2019

Our promise to you:

Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind, and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.

Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Monday – Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm, hours may vary

Location: Will travel to College Blvd., Lawrence and Ottawa Primary Care Clinics as necessary

The community you’ll be caring for:

At AdventHealth Shawnee Mission, formerly Shawnee Mission Medical Center, you're more than just a number on a chart. You're a whole person, who functions best when physically, emotionally, and spiritually fit. Find whole-person care, dedicated teams and staff, and a wide variety of medical services, all at our hospital in Shawnee Mission, Kansas.

The role you’ll contribute:

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 primary care setting and community. The focus of the social work assignment and intervention is on patients referred by a primary care provider or clinical staff due to at risk status or for unmet psychosocial needs. Serves as the subject matter expert for patient psychosocial and behavioral health needs, and social work practice for Shawnee Mission Physicians Group.

The value you’ll bring to the team:

  • Function as a treatment team member, interpreting social, psychological, emotional, and family system problems and strengths to other members of the treatment team.

  • Prioritize clinical problems, formulate treatment goals, and construct treatment plan, revising as needed, based on continuous evaluation and assessment of progress.

  • Incorporates patient, physician, customer needs and concerns into decision-making.

  • Demonstrate ability to provide social work services to patient, family members and significant others in four areas: 1) psychological functioning, 2) adaptation to illness, injury, disability, or life event, 3) psychosocial assessment/evaluation and 4) facilitation services such as referral community agencies financial planning, and provision of information and resource knowledge.

  • Manage crisis situations as needed, demonstrating ability to quickly appraise crisis situation and select appropriate intervention.


The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:

  • Master’s Degree in Social Work or closely related field, Required.

  • One (1) to Three (3) years of position-related experience, Preferred.

  • Kansas Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) OR Kansas Licensed Specialist Clinical Social Worker (LSCSW), Required.

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

Job Snapshot

  • Facility: AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

  • Job Schedule: Full-time

    Pay Range: $22.988 - $36.781

  • Location: Shawnee, KS

  • Job ID: 24010304

  • Job Family: Care Management

  • Shift: 1 - Day

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