Mayo Clinic Social Worker LCSW Transplant in Jacksonville, Florida
Why Mayo Clinic
Our Transplant Center combines personalized treatment with leading-edge research to provide our patients with unparalleled care. Mayo Clinic’s kidney transplant team is recognized nationally and internationally for its expertise in comprehensive specialty treatment for people with serious kidney conditions and is one of the most experienced practices in the United States. Our integrated practice brings together a multidisciplinary treatment team of experts to ensure our patients receive the best care available.
Supporting our busy Transplant Center, this position involves working with patients and their families providing care planning, assessments, counseling and resource provision. By working together our surgeons, doctors, transplant nurses, pharmacists,dieticians, social workers,psychiatristsand othermembers of the teammanage every aspect of ourpatient’skidney transplants, from planning through post-surgical care. We comply with required standards for medical/ legal responsibilities and serve as a resource to other allied health and administrative staff within the Outpatient Social Work Department and the Department of Care Management.
Collaborates with multidisciplinary teams, provides counseling and/or psychotherapy, coordinates patient discharge planning, complies with required standards for medical/legal responsibilities, and serves as a resource to other allied and administrative staff within Outpatient Social Work and the Department of Care Management.
Requires a Master of Social Work (MSW) or Master of Science in Social Administration (MSSA) degree from an accredited social work program.
Candidates must have an advanced knowledge of mental illness, personality development, knowledge of the types of treatment, and skills in conducting individual, group, and family therapy. Must have knowledge of adjustment to medical diagnosis' and chronic disease. Strong communication skills are needed to interact with patients, patient's family members, consultants, residents, hospital personnel, community agencies, and other resources. Must also have psychosocial diagnostic skills and the ability to communicate effectively in both verbal and in written form.
License or certification
Licensure (LCSW) to practice independently at the clinical level as required by applicable state requirements.
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum salary every 2 weeks is approx $2,257.60, based on a full-time position.
Schedule will include weekends and holidays depending on business need.
Jacksonville is the largest city in area in the continental United States. A beautiful coastal Florida city that features excellent year-round climate, over 20 miles of beaches and outstanding outdoor recreational, cultural and family-oriented amenities. The “River City by the Sea” has an excellent school system, reasonable cost of living and a thriving business environment. Medical professionals and patients are drawn to Jacksonville by an extraordinary network of high-profile healthcare facilities. Jacksonville continues to grow as more people relocate from all over the U.S. and abroad, to see what the great River City has to offer!
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Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).