Social Worker I, Liver Transplant

Newark, NJ

Job ID: 20NSH94382

Regular Full-time

Aug 3 (58d ago)

Healthcare Professionals

Salary Range:

PS24S: Min: $59,768.00 - Mid: $71,929.00 - Max: $85,615.00

Qualifications:  Possession of a Master’s Degree in Social Work (MSW) from a professional school accredited by the Council of Social Work Education and two (2) years of post MSW experience in a medical setting preferred. Must be Licensed as an LSW “Licensed Social Worker” or LCSW “Licensed Clinical Social Worker” licensure by the State of New Jersey. Discharge planning experience in an acute care setting highly desirable. Monday through Friday position; occasionally may be required to follow a varied schedule which may include evenings, weekends and holidays.

 

Responsibilities:  Transplant Social Worker is accountable for the overall Psychosocial needs of transplant patients. The Transplant Social Worker is responsible for evaluating every pre-transplant patient being considered for an organ transplant. She/he is an integral part of determining a patient's suitability for placement on the waiting list or a patient's suitability for transplantation. Also, she/he provides needed support, education and community networking for Post-Transplant recipients.

 

 

University Hospital offers a competitive salary & comprehensive benefits package. Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. For more information, visit  www.uhnj.org/hrweb.

 

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