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Medical Social Worker

Nebraska Medicine Omaha, NE

Job Description

Provide counseling and intervention in order to assist in meeting the social, psychological, rehabilitative, protective, financial, and discharge planning needs of patients requiring continuing care or adjustment to lifestyle changes following discharge. Provide assessment and consultative services to ensure assistance for patients and families with personal and/or environmental difficulties which predispose illness or interfere with obtaining maximum benefits from medical care.

Required Qualifications:

  • Masters degree in social work from a Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) accredited university required.
  • Experience with computers for access to patient information required.
  • Experience with copiers and faxes required. 
  • Certified Social Worker (CSW) by Nebraska law OR Provisional Certified Master of Social Work (PCMSW) required.

Preferred/Desired Qualifications:

  • Prior healthcare experience preferred.
  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) preferred.