NorthShore University HealthSystem
Social Worker FPA
NorthShore University HealthSystem (NorthShore) is a comprehensive, fully integrated, healthcare delivery system that serves the greater North Shore and Illinois communities. NorthShore is committed to earning the loyalty of those who come to us for care and those who play a role in providing that care. Service Values which include: Exceptional Customer Service, Supportive Workplace Interactions and Professional Work Ethic, define the behaviors that each employee demonstrates with co-workers, patients and families, physicians, and visitors.
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We are currently seeking a Social Worker for our Psychiatry and Behavior Science department located in Skokie, IL. This is a full-time position and is benefits eligible. Hours will rotate Monday thru Friday between 10:00AM - 7:00PM, in addition to rotating weekends.
In this role, you will:
Conduct and document assessment of patient and family needs, communicate care issues, and develop appropriate plan
Provide counseling and crisis intervention on an individual or group basis
Patient advocacy including but not limited to education of patient and family rights, case management services, and staff education regarding identification and reporting of abuse/neglect
Discharge planning including but not limited to education on community resources and referrals while collaborating with the health care team
Our ideal candidate will have:
LCSW license required
LCSW license for at least 2 years preferred
Master’s degree from an accredited school of social work required
Two years post-graduate experience preferred; healthcare and/or mental health experience preferred
Outpatient experience in clinical setting preferred
NorthShore University HealthSystem (NorthShore) is a comprehensive, fully integrated, healthcare delivery system that serves the greater North Shore and Illinois communities. NorthShore consists of Evanston, Glenbrook, Highland Park and Skokie Hospitals, as well as over 100 offices of the NorthShore Medical Group located throughout northern Chicagoland. Further, NorthShore is committed to excellence in its academic mission and supports teaching and research as the principal teaching affiliate of the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine. Additionally, our Research Institute focuses on clinical and translational research, including leadership in informatics research and clinical trials. NorthShore Foundation seeks to obtain philanthropic support for ensuring the health system can provide advanced research and state-of-the-art facilities. At NorthShore, you will find that excellence is all around you.