Social Worker for Patient Care Connection

Jewish Community Services

Jewish Community Services (JCS) is a comprehensive non-profit human service agency of The Associated: Jewish Federation of Baltimore serving individuals and families throughout Central Maryland.

About the Position

Jewish Community Services is seeking a full-time (37.5 hrs/wk) Social Work Clinician for an innovative program. The Patient Care Connection clinician is responsible for providing a range of clinical, client-oriented case management services for older adults, their families and caregivers, including consultation, assessment, information & referrals. This position connects physicians’ patients and their family members and caregivers to a wide variety of community resources designed to support and enhance the medical and psycho-social needs impacting their physical health and well-being.

Qualified candidates will possess a Master’s Degree in Social Work or related field; license preferred. Experience in health care settings a plus. Familiarity with and/or sensitivity to Jewish identity (including its religious, ethical, cultural and social values).

Essential Job Functions:
•Maintain relationships with referring physicians and their staff through timely communication
•Works directly with patients/clients and their families, through in-person consultations to gain an understanding of the client’s needs and the family dynamics and provides appropriate information and resources
•Demonstrates a working knowledge of, and ability to access an array of agency and community services and resources
•Maintains complete and timely documentation in the clinical record
•Master’s Degree in Social Work or related field required; license preferred
•Group experience preferred
•Familiarity with and/or sensitivity to Jewish identity (including its religious, ethical, cultural and social values)

Cover letters can be sent to recruitment@jcsbaltimore.org

To Apply: http://bit.ly/SocialWorkerPatientCareConnectionJCS

Location: Baltimore, MD
Salary: $46,900 - $55,000

For More Information, please contact Amaris Maxwell at 410-369-9324 or amaxwell@jcsbaltimore.org