Social Worker Inpatient Transplant - NEW COMPETITIVE SALARY RATES!

Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 168816-1A
Date Posted: May 2, 2022
Category: Clinical Professional

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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

NEW SALARY RATES!

Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is seeking a Licensed Clinical Social Worker to support the Kidney and Liver Transplant Department. We are seeking clinician to support the inpatient setting following transplantation and ambulatory clinic as needed. Successful candidate will conduct initial evaluation and subsequent regular follow-up assessments of transplant recipients functioning, compliance, adjustment to transplantation and psychosocial needs. Provide interventions as identified in assessment to address any psychosocial problems/barriers that interfere with post-transplantation plan of care. Provide counseling, psycho-education, groups, support, crisis intervention and other psychosocial services to patients and their families in order to help them cope with psychosocial stresses related to end stage Kidney or Liver disease and adjustment to Transplantation.  Assist patients through advocacy procedures and referrals to community agencies as indicated.  Experience working with end stage liver or kidney disease a plus. 



Education: Graduate of an accredited Master’s School of Social Work.

Licensure, Certification, Registration: Currently licensed at the LICSW or LCSW level by the Massachusetts Board of Licensure for Social Work. Shift: 8-4:30p, Mon-Fri. 

Shift

40 Hour / Day

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.