Social Worker MSW I, LICSW
Children's Hospital Boston
| The General Renal Social Worker, MSW I, provides social work support to patients and families with a high incidence of economic need, social and medical complexity. The Renal Social Worker is an essential outpatient clinic-based support for families of infants and children in the General Renal, Dialysis and Kidney Transplant Program as part of the larger Pediatric Transplant Center. Services include psychosocial assessments, counseling, crisis intervention, resource information and referral, program development, psychosocial consultation to the multi-disciplinary team with opportunities for research and program development. This position will also have some minor inpatient coverage responsibilities and include a strong multidisciplinary team approach in the context of the larger Pediatric Transplant Center. This position takes an active role in teaching, and participation in initiatives aimed at improving patient outcomes.|
LICSW and grief/trauma experience strongly preferred. Excellent communication skills for this fast-paced environment. Experience in medical environment with chronic illness preferred. Spanish speaking a plus.
Department: Patient Services-Social Work
Standard Hours Per Week: 24.00
Internal Number: 30795BR
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