AMITA Health Careers
Job ID: 331004

Social Worker | PRN-Registry | Hoffman Estates, IL

Hoffman Estates, Illinois

Regular / Weekends

We Are Hiring

Social Worker (position reports to Case Management)

Per Diem (Required to work every other weekend) and holiday coverage required.

Location: AMITA Health - Saint Alexius Medical Center (Hoffman Estates, IL)

 

Why Join AMITA?

AMITA Health (www.AMITAhealth.org) is a joint operating company formed by the Adventist Health System in Altamonte Springs, FL and St. Louis, MO based Ascension.

AMITA Health is the largest health system in Illinois, comprising 19 hospitals and more than 230 sites of care.  The health system has 900 providers in its medical groups, more than 26,000 associates and 7,000 physician partners and serves over 4.3 million residents in the greater Chicagoland area.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with AMITA Health, you will have the opportunity to

Coordinates the overall interdisciplinary plan of care for patient, from admission to discharge.

Responsibilities:

  • Creates plan for care across the continuum, integrating patient/family preferences and values.
  • Monitors patient care through assessments, evaluations and/or patient records.
  • Advocates for resources and removal of barriers.
  • Maintains ongoing dialog with supervisor and other health providers to ensure effective implementation of health plan.
  • Acts as a resource for adequate medical record documentation, appropriateness of services as they relate to diagnoses, and treatment options for post-discharge care.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • One or more of the following:
      • Social Worker credentialed from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 
      • Social Worker specializing in Clinical Practice credentialed from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 

Education:

  • Diploma 
    • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required.
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Work Experience:

  • At least 2-3 years of acute care hospital experience strongly preferred. New grads will be not be considered for per diem positions.
  • Required to work every other weekend and holidays.  Weekday availability is also needed but not required.
  • LCSW strongly preferred.

Equal Employment Opportunity

AMITA Health will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

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