Social Worker LICSW Kidney Transplant

Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 168816-1A
Date Posted: Jun 25, 2021
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

Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is seeking a Lic. Clinical Social Worker to support the Kidney Transplant Department. Strong clinical / consultation skills and ability to work collaboratively with the multidisciplinary team, patients and caregivers is required. Responsibilities include assessment/evaluation of potential candidates, crisis intervention and counseling, group facilitation, participation in transplant selection committee, departmental quality improvement projects and program development. Transplant experience or working with end stage kidney disease is a plus.


Qualifications: Skilled in the areas of psychosocial assessment, treatment/intervention and coordination of care. Able to provide a variety of treatment modalities; including individual, couples, group and family therapy. Utilizes a theoretical base of knowledge to assess, diagnose, formulate interventions and evaluate clinical outcomes. Candidate should be able to prioritize and manage caseload within a fast paced multi-disciplinary setting.

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


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

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.