Location: Beverly, MA
Job ID: 173460-1A
Date Posted: Jan 25, 2022
Category: Clinical Professional
Welcome to Beverly Hospital, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Beverly Hospital is a full service, community hospital providing leading-edge, patient-centered care to North Shore and Cape Ann residents. The hospital provides a full-range of state-of-the-art care and services including primary care, cardiovascular care, surgery, orthopedics, emergency care, maternity, pediatrics, as well as many other specialties. Beverly Hospital is nationally recognized for patient safety as it is one of only 42 hospitals in the United States to be awarded an “A” grade from The Leapfrog Group – the nation’s leading nonprofit watchdog on hospital quality and safety.
Beverly Hospital promotes the culture and philosophy which enables employees to give and receive the best of care. You can become a part of the team that achieves this success through our CREATE values of Community, Respect, Excellence, Accountability, Teamwork and Empathy.
About the Job
POSITION SUMMARY: The Social Work Manager maintains 24-hour accountability for the clinical and management functions, as well as monitoring and evaluation activities pertinent to the operation of the department. Emphasis is on the supervision of the staff that is providing supportive counseling and discharge planning through the care coordination process. Care is rendered to age-appropriate populations on each patient care unit. The Social Work Manager is responsible for maintaining established standards, and administrative support and guidance to a department of social workers. The Social Work Manager is responsible for maintaining ongoing collaborative and collegial relationships with Medical Staff, clinical and support departments. The Social Work Manager demonstrates clinical skill and competence as necessary.
40 hour exempt position
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.
LICSW MSW Management experience in SW management. SW acute hospital setting preferred
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE: 1. Masters Degree in Social Work. Five years minimum health care experience, two years supervisory experience.
CERTIFICATION/LICENSE: 1. Current Massachusetts Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker.