SOCIAL WORKER

City
Eau Claire
State
Wisconsin
Telecommute
No
Department
Social Work
Why Mayo Clinic
Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire is leading the way in delivering care outside of the boundaries of a traditional hospital. Virtual care offerings will leverage technology to serve high-acuity patients in with new options for recovering at home.

The offering is based on three new and expanded capabilities:

  1. A physician-led 24/7 virtual monitoring center
  2. On-demand acute medical care management, and
  3. Rapid-response teams to deliver supplies and services

We believe that these capabilities, along with Mayo Clinic’s nationally recognized clinical care, will allow patients to transition from the hospital to home faster than ever before, while ensuring quality and safety along the way.

It’s an exciting time of growth and we invite you to be part of A Life Changing Career

Position description
As a critical member of a multidisciplinary team, you’ll use your skills as a social worker to screen Emergency Department patients, assess acute care patients in their homes, address psychosocial and other resource needs, coordinate and facilitate family care conferences and provide advance care planning discussions and document completion.

Based in the Eau Claire hospital, you’ll bring your expertise to acute care patients in their homes.

(Mileage reimbursement is available)

Qualifications
An MSW degree is preferred from an accredited Masters of Social Work Program. Will consider experienced BSW.

Driving record that is acceptable within the guidelines of the Motor Vehicle Records Policy

Additional qualifications
Must have skill in providing supportive counseling, advance care planning discussions and facilitation of family care conferences.
Must have knowledge in adjustment to medical diagnosis and chronic disease. Strong human relation skills are needed to interact with patients, patient’s family members, consultants, residents, hospital personnel, community agencies, and other resources. Must also have psycho-social assessment skills and the ability to communicate effectively in both verbal and written form. Must have knowledge in adjustment to medical diagnosis and chronic disease. Strong human relation skills are needed to interact with patients, patient’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.

3 + years’ experience preferred
Driving record that is acceptable within the guidelines of the Motor Vehicle Records Policy

License or certification
CSW or Certification at the Certified Advanced Practice (CAPSW) or Certified Independent Social Worker (CISW) level by the Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services is required. CAPSW personnel who have achieved two years of supervised social work practice, by a supervisor who has met board requirements, may apply for certification as a CISW. CAPSW or CISW personnel, following 3,000 hours of clinical social work practice including at least 1,000 hours of face to face contact supervised by a person meeting board requirements, may apply for licensure at the LCSW level. Valid driver’s license required for specific areas.
Exemption status
Exempt
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.
Benefits eligible
Yes
Schedule
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
80
Schedule details
Weekday – daytime hours. 8am – 4:30pm
Site description
Eau Claire, with a metro area of 163,000 is home to the 11,000 students at the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire. Strong schools, low crime rate, and a reasonable cost of living may be expected. With an abundance of outdoor activities, 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, 2019-2020).
Category
Nursing, Other Patient Care
Job posting number
129207BR
Recruiter
Gloria Yarwood
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).
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