Medical Social Worker - Home Health and Hospice - per diem
Medical Social Worker - Home Health and Hospice - per diem Medical Social Worker
Position: Social Worker
Type: Full Time
Location: Port Townsend,
Medical Social Worker
Home Health and Hospice - per diem
Jefferson Healthcare ( ) is looking for aper diemMedical Social Worker to join ourHome Health and Hospice team!We are
looking for a professional who is deeply committed to providing the absolute best care to our community. Our ideal
candidate is self-motivated and reflects Jefferson’s Healthcare values of compassion, integrity and teamwork. We can’t
wait to meet you!
Jefferson Healthcare is one of the Top Employers on the beautiful Olympic Peninsula and in close proximity to Seattle,
Victoria, BC and Vancouver.We are a DNV accredited,5 Star rated 25-bed Critical Access Hospital with six rural health
clinics and a wide scope of specialty services; we provide exceptional care for more than 25,000 residents of East
Jefferson County. We have numerous accreditations and awards and are recognized as Achieving Best Care by the
Washington State Hospital Association.
Port Townsend has been named as one of the coolest small towns in America ... with good reason. There are festivals
almost every weekend, endless recreational/hiking/skiing/sailing activities, great places to eat, and a strong and vibrant
community feel. National Geographic calls Port Townsend "one of the most sophisticated places west of Seattle" and we
continue to receive awards year after year, such as 2015 Best Small Towns in America (Smithsonian Magazine), 50 Safest
Cities in Washington (Safewise.com), and 16 Best Places to Live in the US in 2015 (nearby Port Angeles by Outdoors
Magazine). Come check us out!
Provides short-term services to assist patients and families/significant others cope with personal, financial, psychosocial
and environmental problems associated with the patient’s medical and/or psychiatric diagnosis and/or changes in their
medical condition. Knowledge and experience in working with specific patient populations that may include but are not
limited to: children, frail elderly, vulnerable adults, victims of interpersonal violence and sexual assault, uninsured and
financially marginalized patients, drug addicted infants and mothers, patients impacted by mental illness or chemical
Education and/or Experience:
Washington State Licensed Independent Social Worker. Also required: 2 years recent MSW experience in health care
setting. Supervision for licensure is available for qualifying employees.
Masters in Social Work required, LICSW preferred
Minimum two years’ MSW experience in healthcare setting, clinical social work in similar setting or case management role
preferred. Medical social work experience preferred.
Previous leadership experience preferred
2 years’ experience in Hospice setting preferred
May require valid Washington state driver’s license
1.0FTE; shifts could be 8:30am - 5:00pm, typically 8-hour shifts.
If you arelooking to work with an exceptional team of professionals, we encourage you to consider Jefferson Healthcare.
Work where your talent is truly appreciated.
Our salary is competitive and we offer a generous benefits package of medical, dental, vision, and retirement plans,
personal time off and more.
To apply for this position and future positions, please visit our website at and select "Careers" located on the "About Us"
tab. This position will remain open untilDecember 2, 2019.
*A current resume and cover letter are required for any full consideration.