Fairview Health Services  Social Worker - MSW in Twin Cities, Minnesota

JobTitle Social Worker - MSW

Specialty Social Services

Location Fairview Southdale Hospital

Department Social Work Services

Hours per 2 weeks 80

Shift Day

Date Posted 07/05/2018

Job Number 18-73808

Job Description:

This position will identify and create action plans to meet the social, psychosocial, and/or discharge planning needs of patients and families.

This position will be:

working with a range of patient population and age groups

assessing their situation'

developing and facilitiating timely individualizaed care and sicahrge plans

advocating for patient/family

seeking to advance the field of social work

Job Qualifications:


current MN SW license


Excellent written, verbal communication skills

Time management

Basic PC skills

Ability to communicate with a diverse patient population

Excellent critical thinking and problem solving abilities

Preferred: 1 year medical social work experience.

About Fairview Health Services

Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 11 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.

Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.

EEO/AA Employer/Vet/Disabled

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.