Social Worker Emergency department LCSW per diem 3p-11:30p

Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 170923-1A
Date Posted: Nov 8, 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 MSW for the Emergency Department on our Burlington campus. Candidate may be asked to provide clinical coverage within the inpatient hospital medical units as needed. Successful candidate will provide counseling, support, crisis intervention and other psychosocial interventions to patients and their families in an acute care setting. Experience working with trauma, substance use disorders, masshealth, domestic violence, abuse and neglect (child, elder, disabled), end of life and care coordination is helpful.

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 Masters School of Social Work.


Licensure, Certification, Registration: Currently licensed either at the LICSW or LCSW level by the Massachusetts Board of Licensure for Social Work. The per diem role is to support our Level 1 emergency room 3p -11:30p on the weekends w/a minimum of 3 shifts per month. There may be availability also during the week for additional work, but primary role is the ED on the wknd evening shifts

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.