Social Worker-The Woodlands

 
Position: Social Worker-The Woodlands

Job ID: 147367

Location: US-TX-The Woodlands

Department: WOO SOCIAL WORK

Talent Area: Social Worker

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Shift: 3p-11:30p

About Texas Children's Hospital

Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, the first hospital devoted to children’s care for communities north of Houston, opened its doors in April 2017. Located in one of the fastest growing areas in north Houston, the hospital, which has a staff of over 600, has already provided thousands of patients with specialty care closer to home. The outpatient building, which opened in October 2016, includes 72 exam rooms and clinics for major pediatric specialties including cancer, cardiology, allergy/immunology/rheumatology and diabetes/endocrinology. The hospital’s inpatient building features the area’s only dedicated pediatric emergency center with 25 patient rooms, 32 acute care beds, four operating rooms, 12 radiology suites and 28 critical care rooms.   To join our community of 13,000 dedicated team members, visit texaschildrenspeople.org for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture at infinitepassion.org.

Summary:

We are searching for a Social Worker — someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. This role will assist patients and their families in making psychosocial adaptations specific to their diagnosis while facilitating eligibility determination for social programs and funding resources. This position will provide clinical social work and therapeutic services to patients and families, utilizing a collaborative approach. The social worker will assess, plan, implement, deliver, monitor and evaluate the options and services, tailored to patients’ individualized plans of care.

 

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Responsibilities :

  • Develops and initiates the psychosocial plan of care 
  • Develops, implements and/or updates plan of care 
  • Facilitates patient/family use of community resources 
  • Adheres to departmental policies and procedures as evidenced by participation in department programs and observation by the leadership team 
  • Educates self by reading professional literature and attending staff development and continuing education programs as evidenced by attendance and CEU records 
  • Provides evidence-based and client-centered therapy to help patients and their families cope with their medical, behavioral or mental health conditions 
  • Participates and pursues professional and program development

 

 



Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in Social Work required 
  • One of the following from the Texas Health and Human Services Commission required: 
  • LCSW – Clinical Social Worker License 
  • LMSW – Licensed Master Social Worker 
  • LMSW-AP – Licensed Master Social Worker-Advanced Practitioner

 

 

 



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