Pediatric Social Worker

Location: Santa Cruz, CA
Date Posted: 02-07-2018
CareNational
Pediatric Social Worker (LCSW or ASW or MSW) – Managed Care
Santa Cruz, CA (NorthEast Suburb)
 
** Multiple Positions Open -  available in Merced, Salinas, or outside of Santa Cruz **  
Social Worker Job Summary:
  • Pediatric Social Worker is responsible for care coordination and family health education with identified Medicaid members.
  • They provide timely and effective social work care planning that encompasses initial and continuing psychosocial assessment of individuals for their medical, financial, emotional, and spiritual needs.
  • Primary goals include closing gaps in preventive care, addressing barriers and supporting the member/family self-management of chronic illness.
  • The Social Worker will work specifically on behalf of newborns, infants, children, and other pediatric members. These pediatric members are primarily enrollees of a state foster family program, and some may involve medically complex cases or co-morbidties.
Social Worker Background:
  • Requires Master degree in Social Work (M.S.W.); additional years of supervised/documented experience is a plus.
  • Prefer a valid, unrestricted state license as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (L.C.S.W) or Licensed Associate Clinical Social Worker (A.S.W.).
  • Requires 2 years of clinical social work experience
  • 1 years of pediatric/adolescent experience, in either a clinical or case management capacity; experience with Foster Care or home care programs is a plus.
  • 1 years’ experience with Care Coordination or Case Management.
  • Intermediate computer literacy (MS Office) and typing skills are necessary.
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish or English/Hmong) is always a plus.
KAYLA ROGERS
ASSOCIATE SEARCH CONSULTANT
CareNational Healthcare Services
kayla@carenational.com
623.201.8732 (CALL – TEXT – FAX)
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