Job Description

Licensed Social Worker Sr_Care Management
Req #: 20917
Department: Care Management
Facility Name: Maricopa Medical Center
City: Phoenix
Schedule: Regular - Full Time 40 Hours Per Week
Shift: Days
Salary: E09 $57,498 - $86,247
Job Details:
  • Under the direction of the Discharge Planning Supervisor, the Sr Licensed Social Worker is responsible for providing leadership and resources to the Care Management Department. This position assists the Supervisor with ensuring adequate staffing per each hospital unit, mentoring/preceptorship for new social workers, serves as lead for psychiatric placement dispositioning, and functioning as an expert resource. This position provides staff education on motivational interviewing and substance abuse interventions. Using a variety of treatment modalities, assists patients and families in the alleviation or resolution of social, financial, cultural and emotional problems and barriers related to the patients' successful management of issues related to illness, health care and rehabilitation. This position provides psychosocial assessment, discharge planning, coordination, community referrals, and support/counseling on various assigned units.


    Requires a Master's degree in Social Work. Requires a minimum of four (4) years of experience providing social work services in an inpatient or skilled facility health setting. Prefer prior supervisory experience. Must be licensed by the Arizona Board of Behavioral Health Examiners as a Licensed Masters Social Worker (LMSW) or Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW). Requires the ability to read, write and speak effectively in English, including professional level usage or grammar, spelling and punctuation. Must have knowledge of chemical dependency and mental illness.

Living our values
At Maricopa Integrated Health System, our values inspire us to dream big and reach high. And we’re delivering some of the most sophisticated care in the country, while making a genuine difference in the lives of our patients and each other. That's the power of an environment driven by values like respect, leadership, compassion and education.

We are:
  • Maricopa Medical Center, a critical care hospital - the largest teaching hospital in AZ
  • The Arizona Burn Center, a nationally renowned regional burn center- 2nd largest in the nation
  • A level 1 Trauma Center and emergency department
  • The Arizona Children’s Center at MIHS, a 24/7 Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Unit
  • The Comprehensive Healthcare Center
  • The Desert Vista Behavioral Health Center
  • 12 Family Health Centers located throughout Maricopa County
Come live these values and enjoy:
  • Competitive wages
  • Medical, dental and vision coverage
  • Arizona State Retirement System Plan with a lifelong pension upon retirement
  • Generous PTO + 10 holidays per year
MIHS is an equal opportunity employer.

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