Smith Arnold Partners
Our client, an acute care medical center, is looking for a Licensed LMSW or LCSW preferably with Oncology Hospital experience for their growing Oncology department. As the Licensed LMSW or LCSW you will provide clinical social work services to patients and their families, as well as, counsel and provide crisis intervention for patients, including assessment and treatment of emotional and behavioral problems. Being a licensed Clinical Social Worker coaches patients on how to manage ongoing health conditions and provides therapy to help patients make positive behavior changes.
Title: Oncology LMSW or LCSW
Location: Nyack, NY
Provide patients and family members with the education and advice needed to cope with issues that arise from various emotional, physical problems, and financial matters related to their diagnosis
Coordinates a variety of services including crisis intervention, bereavement, client advocacy, referrals, prevention, education, discharge planning and implementation, and psychosocial assessments including survivorship care plan
Collaborates in the development and implementation of performance improvement initiatives and quality indicators
Masters Degree in Social Work ( MSW), from an accredited institution and current licensure (LMSW, LCSW) or certification required by the state for the specific field
Preferably Oncology experience will consider Hospital experience from other areas.
Minimum of 1 year of social work experience in a hospital or community-based setting, including experience providing individual, couple, and family support.
Oncology Social Work certification, (OSW) within 3 years of hire