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Ascension Health Social Worker - LMSW - PRN in Wichita, Kansas

We Are Hiring

Every other weekend from 8am - 4:30pm and 1-2 holidays per year

Behavioral Health at St. Joseph Hospital

What You Will Do

Investigate, assess and plan interventions to help patients cope with social, emotional, economic and environmental problems.

  • Interview patients, assess 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 seek 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

Licensure / Certification / Registration:

  • One or more of the following is required:

  • Bachelor Social Worker credentialed from the Kansas Behavioral Sciences Regulatory Board obtained 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.

  • Specialist Social Worker specializing in Clinical Practice credentialed from the Kansas Behavioral Sciences Regulatory Board obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Bachelor's degree in Social Work required.

Work Experience:

  • 3 years of experience preferred.

  • LMSW required.

Additional Preferences

Why Join Our Team

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Ascension Via Christi is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer. Associates and Applicants receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.Pay Non-Discrimination Notice: https://www.dol.gov/sites/dolgov/files/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_%20English_formattedESQA508c.pdfFor further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdfEEO is the Law Poster Supplement (http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/ofccp_eeo_supplement_final_jrf_qa_508c.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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