BaylorScott & White Health
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Social Worker MSW, NICU- Temple - Full Time
at BaylorScott & White Health
The Social Worker MSW provides patients andfamily members with the education and advice needed to cope with issues whicharise from various emotional or physical problems as outlined by the TexasState Board of Social Worker examiner scope of practice. The Social Worker MSW coordinatesa variety of services including crisis intervention, bereavement, clientadvocacy, referrals, prevention, education, discharge planning andimplementation, and psychosocial assessments. The Social Worker MSW willcollaborate in the development and implementation of all performanceimprovement initiatives.
The Social Worker MSW provides or supervisesplan of care interventions to include resource and referral assistance, crisisintervention, prevention, education, patient advocacy, bereavement, therapy, andcounseling as appropriate. Collaborates with the healthcare team andinvolves the patient and/or family in the development and implementation ofplans. The Social Worker MSW serves as aliaison with the community resources and their staff to facilitate smoothtransition and placement of the patients within the assigned service line.
The ideal Social Worker MSW will have knowledge of the principles and methodsto restore or enhance social, psychosocial, or bio-psychosocial functioning ofindividuals, couples, families, groups, organizations and communities. Theywill have listening and interpersonal skills, verbal and written communicationskills and the ability to handle grief.
§ Location/Facility – McLane Children's Hospital
For more information on the facility, please clickour Locationslink.
§ Specialty/Department/Practice – NICU
§ Shift/Schedule– Full Time
§ Benefits – Our competitive benefits package includes*:
ü Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits
ü 401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%
ü Tuition Reimbursement
ü PTO accrual beginning Day 1
*Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/orlevel.
BaylorScott & White Health (BSWH) is the largestnot-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the UnitedStates. With a commitment to and a trackrecord of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWHstands to be one of the nation's exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalizedhealth and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as aChristian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job,it's accepting a calling!
§ Master's Degree Required
§ LMSW, LMSW-AP, or LCSW Certification Required
§ 1 Year Experience Required