John Muir Health Social Worker - LCSW - Palliative Care Program - Full Time - 8 Hour - Days in Walnut Creek, California

Social Worker - LCSW - Palliative Care Program - Full Time - 8 Hour - Days


Provides masters level clinical social work with goal of restoring patients/families to optimum health and social adjustment, while facilitating a positive impact on the hospital.


  • Master's Degree Social Work

  • 3 years Healthcare - Social Service - Preferred

  • Healthcare - Acute Care - Preferred

  • LCSW - Licensed Clinical Social Worker - Required

  • LCSW-Clinical Supervisor - Licensed Clinical Social Worker - Preferred

  • CPR - Heart Saver - Required

  • Demonstrated clinical skills with health related issues

  • A high degree of organizational skills, ability to set priorities, manage multiple demands and the ability to complete tasks under strict time lines - Required

  • Bilingual - Preferred

  • Demonstrates ability to navigate computer system for obtaining patient and financial information, and creating documents and reports

John Muir Health is a nationally recognized, not-for-profit health care organization. It includes John Muir Medical Center, Walnut Creek (554-bed acute care facility) , which serves as Contra Costa County's only designated trauma center and John Muir Medical Center, Concord (245-bed acute care facility).Together, they are recognized as top centers for neurosciences, orthopedics, cancer care, cardiovascular care and high-risk obstetrics. Other areas of specialty include general surgery, robotic surgery, weight-loss surgery, rehabilitation and critical care. John Muir Health also offers complete inpatient and outpatient behavioral health programs and services at our Behavioral Health Center (73-bed fully accredited psychiatric hospital) located in Concord. In addition, John Muir Health provides a number of primary care and outpatient services throughout the community and urgent care centers in Brentwood, Concord, San Ramon and Walnut Creek.

John Muir Health is a collaborative, patient-centered health care environment; listening, explaining and working together as a team, to help patients achieve their optimal health. We recognize those who exemplify excellence, and reward them for contributing to our collective success. From individual to department to spontaneous recognition, Employee Suggestion Program rewards, Employee Success Sharing Program, and many more, we find unique ways to thank our employees for the outstanding efforts they make every day. Competitive salary and benefit package available.

All hospitals are accredited by The Joint Commission, a national surveyor of quality patient care. John Muir Health is an equal opportunity employer.

Job: Professional

Primary Location: California-Walnut Creek-1450 Treat Boulevard - Walnut Creek

Organization 94400103 PN Palliative Care Program - Walnut Creek

Schedule Full-time

Shift Days

Hours Worked Per Day 8

Days of the Week Variable

Job Posting Apr 16, 2018, 8:29:36 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Work Schedule (e.g. 8:00AM — 4:30PM) Variable

Hours Per Week 40

Req ID: 00015346