Social Worker BSW 40 hours days

Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 177331-1A
Date Posted: Jul 5, 2022
Category: Clinical Professional

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Welcome To

Welcome to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is a world-renowned tertiary medical center known for its innovative technology, pioneering medical treatment and leading-edge research. A teaching hospital of Tufts University School of Medicine, the hospital provides quality health care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty, from primary care to cancer diagnosis and treatment to kidney and liver transplantation. It is a national leader in a number of health care areas, including stroke, weight management and lung screenings, among many others. Lahey also helps to advance medicine through research and the education of tomorrow's health care leaders.

About the Job

Community Resource Specialist  

Department Description: This is a great opportunity to work as a Community Resource Specialist in the Social Work Department. You will work as part of a multidisciplinary team within Inpatient Medical / Surgical Units and within several ambulatory clinics. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: 

  • Assessing patient to determine their needs and eligibility for services

  • Identifying new and existing resources

  • Providing information and referrals to hospital and community based programs

  • Developing and documenting a service plan for patients/families

  • Maintenance of on-line and written resource materials

  • Consultation to care team about resources and service plans for patients

  • Assist the team in developing safe discharge plans 
Licensure: BSW 

About Us

Beth Israel Lahey Health is dedicated to improving health and wellness and making a difference in the lives of our patients, their families and all members of the communities we serve.  Formed in March 2019, Beth Israel Lahey Health is a patient-centered, integrated care delivery system providing a continuum of services spanning academic, tertiary and community hospitals, dedicated orthopedic and psychiatric hospitals, primary and specialty care, community acute care, ambulatory care, behavioral services and home health.  Beth Israel Lahey Health Performance Network is a unified joint contracting and population health management organization, jointly governed by participating physicians and hospitals.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.