Ascension Health Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Wichita, Kansas

We Are Hiring

Social Worker - LSCSW - PRN, Rotating - VC Hospital St. Joseph - Wichita, KS

Why Join Ascension?

Via Christi Health's rich history of serving the people of Kansas and the surrounding region dates back more than 100 years to the healing ministries of our founding congregations. Today, Via Christi Health, part of Ascension, is the largest provider of healthcare services in Kansas. Based in Wichita, we serve Kansas and northeast Oklahoma through our doctors, hospitals, senior villages and health services.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with Via Christi Health, you will have the opportunity to investigate, assesse and plan interventions to help patients cope with social, emotional, economic and environmental problems.

You will:

  • Interview patients, assesse priorities and document case activity.

  • Consult with team managers, statutory and voluntary agencies and patient's relatives to ensure compliance with patient's treatment plan.

  • Assist clients/families with obtaining community assistance by referral to proper resources.

  • Develop and maintain working relationships with community health, welfare and social agencies and seeks creative means to assist the client with his/her needs.

  • Support management of concurrent review, discharge planning processes, social services, home care and other post discharge needs.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • One or more of the following:

  • SpecialistSocial Workerspecializing inClinical Practicecredentialed from theKansas Behavioral Sciences Regulatory Boardobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • BachelorSocial Workercredentialed from theKansas Behavioral Sciences Regulatory Boardobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.Or Master Social Worker credentialed from the Kansas Behavioral Sciences Regulatory Board obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Diploma

  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Bachelor's degree required.

Work Experience:

  • 3 years of experience preferred.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Via Christi Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer. Applicants receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.

Please see the link below for more information.

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/ofccpeeosupplementfinaljrfqa508c.pdf

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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