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Social Worker (MSW)

Company: Medix
Location: Saint Petersburg
Posted on: January 12, 2022

Job Description:

Medix Healthcare is the fastest growing staffing organization specializing in Healthcare Care Managment placements for all the major Hospitals and Health Systems throughout the Florida market. If you're looking to settle down or subsidize your income, then our Contract, Contract-To-Hire, and Direct Hire placements may be the fit for you!These opportunities are in fast paced environments, so experienced candidates are preferred. Medix is looking for someone with a Master's degree in Social Work to fill the role of Social Worker.We are looking at getting candidates started for this position immediately!Position Summary:Setting: 50% in the field- 50% in office (Offices in St.Petersburg and Tampa)Pay: $31-$36/hr (Based off of applicable experience + credentials)Hours: Monday - Friday 7:30am - 4:30pm set scheduleDuration: 6 month contract (opportunity for direct hire)Job Duties:Promote the well being of underprivileged geriatric patient population by integrating social work into the Medical Practice modelResponsible for patient assessments, or touches, including initial and follow up (initial visits usually 1 hour in length, follow up visits typically 40 minutes for community cases and 1 hour for behavioral health cases) Touches per day can be anywhere from 4-10 patients depending on type of visit and other duties (ex; linkage calls, internal meetings, provider meetings)A productive full-day will average about 6-8 visits per day (goal is quality visits, not quantity)Will identify patient social determinants and provide community resources as neededWill adopt case management functions for behavioral health patients including but not limited to consultation with providers, admission and appointment tracking, and discharge planningPlace outbound, or linkage, calls to providers and patients to coordinate careAttend Transitional Care Team meetings

Keywords: Medix, St. Petersburg , Social Worker (MSW), Healthcare , Saint Petersburg, Florida

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