Full Job Description
DEPARTMENT: CH - Infusion Services - HHI.
Duties: Serves as both a functioning member of the LCRP patient care team as well as the Social Worker for multiple oncology practices in South Carolina. Coordinator shall be knowledgeable about the psychosocial impact of the disease of cancer on individuals and families as it relates to their age and stage of development. Provides proactive psychological and social support services to patients, families and significant others. Coordinator completes comprehensive patient assessments and addresses identified needs with appropriate interventions. Functions as a resource and educator for social services. Coordinator develops and oversees an ongoing dynamic and organized patient/family support program that addresses both psychosocial and financial needs of patients dealing with cancer care. Coordinator must have clear written and verbal communication skills and be compliant with all laws and regulations. Demonstrates ongoing leadership within the hospital, community and professional organizations.
Requirements: A Bachelor's Degree is required. A Master's Degree is preferred. Additional Education in Social Work Discipline is preferred. A minimum of 3-5 years of Oncology social work and case management experience is preferred. A minimum of 5-7 years in Social Work experience is preferred. A National and Professional Certification is preferred. LCSW is preferred.