Job Description

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Req # 24085

McDowell FHC · McDowell Healthcare Center


Grant - Full Time 40 Hours Per Week, Days

(26) $22.66 - $36.25

Under the direction of the director of Ambulatory Services and within an interdisciplinary team, the Social Worker performs professional social work service for adults, families, and children in the outpatient setting. The Social Worker performs 20-30 minutes assessments, intakes, and evaluations for resources such as smoking cessation, domestic violence services, depression screening, eating disorder, etc.; coordination of outpatient care and resources, and counsels patients/families as a secondary need due to crisis situations. When necessary, Social Worker will help facilitate the individual's contact with identified community resources, and will follow up with each patient to ensure continuity of care.


Requires a Master's Degree in Social Work. Must have a minimum of one (1) year Social Work experience in a healthcare setting. A current or temporary Arizona LCSW or LMSW is preferred. Must be a self-starter and able to work on own, as well as work effectively in a multidisciplinary team with adults, families and children. Requires excellent knowledge of community resources and knowledge of the DSM IV. Must have awareness and sensitivity to cultural diversity. Excellent verbal and written communication skills needed. Time management, flexibility, and positive customer service orientation necessary. Requires the ability to read, write and speak effectively in English, prefer Bi-lingual in Spanish.

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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