MSW Medical Social work float position to work in Mayo NWWI Region Critical Access Hospitals and Eau Claire Hospital. The social worker is a part of the interdisciplinary team working with acute care and transitional care patients providing social work functions such as psychosocial assessment, transition planning and advance care planning. Position also includes providing some service to Emergency Department and Clinic patients but is primarily hospital based.
Qualifications An MSW degree is required from an accredited Masters of Social Work Program and WI certification as Advanced Practice Social Worker. Must have an advanced knowledge of categories in mental illness, personality development, knowledge of the types of psychiatric treatment, and skills in conducting individual, group, and family therapy. Must have knowledge in adjustment to medical diagnosis and chronic disease. Strong human relation skills are needed to interact with patients, patientâ™s family members, consultants, residents, hospital personnel, community agencies, and other resources. Must also have psychosocial diagnostic skills and the ability to communicate effectively in both verbal and written form.
License or certification WI certification as Advanced Practice Social Worker required.
Exemption status Exempt
Compensation Detail Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum salary every 2 weeks is approx $2,045.60, based on a full-time position.
Benefits eligible Yes
Weekend schedule No weekends or holidays.
Site description Eau Claire, with a metro area of 163,000 is home to the 11,000 students at the University of Wisconsin â“ Eau Claire. Strong schools, low crime rate, and a reasonable cost of living may be expected. With an abundance of outdoor activities, Eau Claire was ranked #4 on the list of "Americas best towns" (Outside Magazine, 2015) The city also serves as the retail center for west central Wisconsin and the major metro area of Minneapolis/St. Paul is 90 minutes away. Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire is recognized as a Best Hospital in Northwestern Wisconsin and within the top 10 for Hospitals in Wisconsin (U.S. News & World Report, 2015-2016).
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).
Internal Number: 32085002_162100918
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