Licensed Social Worker

Website University of Rochester Medical Center

As a community, UR Medicine is defined by a deep commitment to Meliora – Ever Better. Embedded in that ideal are the values we share: Inclusion, Integrity, Compassion, Accountability, Respect and Excellence. Our teams collaborate and support each other to make sure we deliver innovative, compassionate and patient-centered care. On good days and hard days, we show up for each other and those who depend on us. Together, we will uplift our communities by providing the highest quality care for all people.

UR Medicine is looking for individuals to join Strong Behavioral Health as Social Workers.

The department of Social Work offers diverse career opportunities across multiple disciplines. We are hiring for BSW, MSW, LMSW, and LCSW level Social Workers with positions available in Adult, Pediatric and Emergency areas, in hospital and community-based settings. Our Social Workers aid patients in navigating the healthcare system, support care planning and connect patients to the resources they need to remain healthy after receiving care.

This will be achieved through

·         Providing an array of preventive, clinical and care management services that enhance individual health status; patient, family, and provider satisfaction; expeditious flow of patients through the health care system; and cost management.

·         Evaluating the psycho-social status of patients and family to determine specific needs for service.

·         Providing brief or intensive assistance through counseling and direct services to the patient and patient’s family.

·         Referring patient and family to community resources to maintain continuity of service.

The desired candidate will have

·         Master’s degree from an accredited school of social work.

·         Licensure as a Social Worker in New York state

If licensure has not been obtained upon employment, the individual has 18 months within which to obtain it. For duties performed under New York State Office of Mental health (OMH) guidelines, a limited permit (not to exceed 1 year) will be required as a condition of employment.

Several opportunities are available! Search “Social Worker” at Careers https://www.rochester.edu/human-resources/careers/

To apply for this job please visit www.rochester.edu.

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