Job Code: 01331-3395
JFKN Hospital, located in the heart of West Palm Beach, is a 250-bed acute care facility with over 30 years’ experience in providing the highest quality of care to our community. Conveniently located right off I-95, and equipped with large private rooms, soothing environments and technologically advanced medical equipment, our comprehensive service offering not only establishes JFKN Hospital as a premiere, full-service hospital but makes certain that our highly trained and caring staff is prepared to address the healthcare needs of those we serve.
JFKN has been named one of the nation’s top performers on key quality measures by The Joint Commission for the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in America. Only 14% of the nation’s hospitals receive this honor. Additionally, our stroke program holds a Gold Seal of Approval from the Joint Commission and has earned the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association "Get With The Guidelines - Stroke Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award." These distinctions are a direct result of our physicians and employees’ commitment to clinical excellence.
The Social Worker position provides group, individual and family therapy as well as organizing and directing treatment resources, discharge planning, patient progress, compliance with regulatory and accreditation standards and assuring that related issues are effectively addressed and communicated to the patient, family and others involved in the treatment process. Must be physically able to provide patient crisis intervention. Provides family groups, group, individual and family therapy, performs psychosocial assessments, and is an active member of the admission/treatment/discharge team. Make assessments as needed for patients who are a possible threat to themselves or others, and perform the Baker Act for those who meet criteria for involuntary assessment.
LCSW, 1-3 yrs, cpi within 3 months
MSW AND BLS WITH AHA
Last Edited: 04/06/2017
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