Collaborates with multidisciplinary teams, provides counseling and/or psychotherapy, coordinates patient discharge planning, complies with required standards for medical/legal responsibilities, and serves as a resource to other allied and administrative staff within Outpatient Social Work and the Department of Care Management.
Requires a Master of Social Work (MSW) or Master of Science in Social Administration (MSSA) degree from an accredited social work program.
This position will require a minimum of 5 years experience as a medical social worker and an understanding of health care delivery systems.
Candidates must have an advanced knowledge of mental illness, personality development, knowledge of the types of treatment, and skills in conducting individual, group, and family therapy. Must have knowledge of adjustment to medical diagnosis' and chronic disease. Strong communication skills are needed to interact with patients, patient's family members, consultants, residents, hospital personnel, community agencies, and other resources. Must also have psychosocial diagnostic skills and the ability to communicate effectively in both verbal and in written form.
License or certification
Licensure (LCSW) to practice independently at the clinical level as required by applicable state requirements.
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.
Monday through Friday but will also include some weekends and holiday shifts. Shift schedule can range from 7a to 6:30pm based upon assignment and business need.
Some weekend shifts and holiday shifts will be assigned.
Jacksonville is the largest city in area in the continental United States. A beautiful coastal Florida city that features excellent year-round climate, over 20 miles of beaches and outstanding outdoor recreational, cultural and family-oriented amenities. The “River City by the Sea” has an excellent school system, reasonable cost of living and a thriving business environment. Medical professionals and patients are drawn to Jacksonville by an extraordinary network of high-profile healthcare facilities. Jacksonville continues to grow as more people relocate from all over the U.S. and abroad, to see what the great River City has to offer!
Nursing, Other Patient Care
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Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).