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Social Worker MSW

Company: Carson-Tahoe Regional Health Care
Location: Carson City
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

About Carson Tahoe Health At Carson Tahoe Health (CTH) we are integrated like a family, which means you#re not just another number#our team members make up a very important part of a complex, highly functional system. Whether you#re walking through the doors of our master planned 80-acre medical campus or any of our other locations, you#ll be with like-minded team members carrying with you compassion, expertise and efficiency every step of the way. CTH has been recognized as the 2nd Best Employer in Northern Nevada by Forbes Magazine and runnerup in the extra-large employer category for Reno-Tahoe #Best Places to Work#! CTH is a not-for-profit healthcare system with 240 licensed acute care beds, fully accredited by the Center for Improvement in Healthcare Quality (CIHQ) and ranked one of the highest hospitals in Northern Nevada achieving a 4-star rating from the Centers for Medicare # Medicaid Services (CMS). CTH was voted 5th most beautiful hospital in the nation nestled among the foothills of the Sierra Nevada in North Carson City and only a short drive away from world-famous Lake Tahoe # Reno. We serve a population of over 250,000 and feature two hospitals, two urgent cares, an emergent care center, outpatient services and a provider network with 19 regional locations. Position Summary Provides social work interventions to patients and their family who are experiencing personal and environmental difficulties which may predispose illness or interfere with obtaining maximum benefit from medical care.# Participates as a member of a multi-disciplinary team in providing assessment of patients.# Provides interventions to mobilize and strengthen internal and external resources to enhance patient and their family ability to cope with illness and hospitalization and to promote a timely discharge.# Assists with development of policies and procedures, objectives and standards of department practices.# This position primarily serves the adult population, but may intervene with patients from newborn to the elderly. Minimum Qualifications Master#s Degree from a school of social work, accredited by the Council on Social Work Education. Must be licensed as a Licensed Social Worker (LSW), Licensed Independent Social Worker (LISW), or Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in the state of Nevada. Case management certification required within 12 months of hire, or position entry. At least two years experience in acute care setting is preferred. Good interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills required. Current valid Nevada State driver#s license is required. Top 5 Reasons to Live in Carson City, Nevada Live, work and play in one of the most beautiful regions in the world Enjoy an array of outdoor activities: worldclass skiing, golf, camping, mountain biking, hiking, water skiing, kayaking, hunting and fishing Just next door is Beautiful Lake Tahoe We are minutes from Reno known as the #biggest little city in the world# - Fine dining, nightlife, shopping and home to the University of Nevada Reno. Family friendly atmosphere with affordable housing # excellent school system Our Benefits No State Income Tax Medical, Dental, Vision,Telehealth, Paid Time Off 100% Vested 401K # Roth with Company Contribution Tuition Reimbursement Referral Bonuses On Site Education # Certification Programs

About Carson Tahoe Health

At Carson Tahoe Health (CTH) we are integrated like a family, which means you're not just another number-our team members make up a very important part of a complex, highly functional system. Whether you're walking through the doors of our master planned 80-acre medical campus or any of our other locations, you'll be with like-minded team members carrying with you compassion, expertise and efficiency every step of the way. CTH has been recognized as the 2nd Best Employer in Northern Nevada by Forbes Magazine and runnerup in the extra-large employer category for Reno-Tahoe 'Best Places to Work'!

CTH is a not-for-profit healthcare system with 240 licensed acute care beds, fully accredited by the Center for Improvement in Healthcare Quality (CIHQ) and ranked one of the highest hospitals in Northern Nevada achieving a 4-star rating from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). CTH was voted 5th most beautiful hospital in the nation nestled among the foothills of the Sierra Nevada in North Carson City and only a short drive away from world-famous Lake Tahoe & Reno. We serve a population of over 250,000 and feature two hospitals, two urgent cares, an emergent care center, outpatient services and a provider network with 19 regional locations.

Position Summary

Provides social work interventions to patients and their family who are experiencing personal and environmental difficulties which may predispose illness or interfere with obtaining maximum benefit from medical care. Participates as a member of a multi-disciplinary team in providing assessment of patients. Provides interventions to mobilize and strengthen internal and external resources to enhance patient and their family ability to cope with illness and hospitalization and to promote a timely discharge. Assists with development of policies and procedures, objectives and standards of department practices. This position primarily serves the adult population, but may intervene with patients from newborn to the elderly.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Master's Degree from a school of social work, accredited by the Council on Social Work Education.
  • Must be licensed as a Licensed Social Worker (LSW), Licensed Independent Social Worker (LISW), or Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in the state of Nevada.
  • Case management certification required within 12 months of hire, or position entry.
  • At least two years experience in acute care setting is preferred.
  • Good interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills required.
  • Current valid Nevada State driver's license is required.

Top 5 Reasons to Live in Carson City, Nevada

  • Live, work and play in one of the most beautiful regions in the world
  • Enjoy an array of outdoor activities: worldclass skiing, golf, camping, mountain biking, hiking, water skiing, kayaking, hunting and fishing
  • Just next door is Beautiful Lake Tahoe
  • We are minutes from Reno known as the 'biggest little city in the world' - Fine dining, nightlife, shopping and home to the University of Nevada Reno.
  • Family friendly atmosphere with affordable housing & excellent school system

Our Benefits

  • No State Income Tax
  • Medical, Dental, Vision,Telehealth, Paid Time Off
  • 100% Vested 401K & Roth with Company Contribution
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Referral Bonuses
  • On Site Education & Certification Programs

Keywords: Carson-Tahoe Regional Health Care, Reno , Social Worker MSW, Other , Carson City, Nevada

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