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Medical Social Worker III / LCSW
Los Angeles, California
In this role, you will provide assessment, coordination, and implementation/evaluation of professional social services to patients and their families in order to aid them in coping with social, emotional, and economic difficulties related to medical problems or those predispose to illness.
One year of experience working as a Medical Social Worker in a medical acute care setting or as part of a medical team
A master’s degree in social work issued by a school accredited by the Counsel of Social Work Education
A current and valid license as a Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) issued by the State of California Board of Behavior Science Examiners
AHA issued BLS card
Bilingual English/Spanish preferred
Position is part of the Inpatient Palliative Care team, therefore experience in palliative care, home care, hospice, oncology or related strongly preferred.
Able to work in a multi-disciplinary team environment
For immediate consideration, please visit http://kp.org/careers for complete qualifications and job submission details, referencing job number 805474.
Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status.
External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.
This position supports Kaiser Permanente’s code of conduct and compliance by adhering to all laws and regulations, accreditation and licensure requirements, and internal policies and procedures.
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As America's largest nonprofit health plan, serving over 8.6 million members in nine states and the District of Columbia, we're driven by the needs of our patients and our responsibility to the communities we serve. We recruit high-caliber individuals and provide them with a positive work environment, outstanding facilities and resources, competitive wages, and exceptional benefits. If you believe quality of care and quality of life go hand in hand, this is the place to put your beliefs into practice.