Fraser Health BC Pkwy, Burnaby, BC V5J, Canada
Aug 22, 2019Full time
Are you someone who enjoys working an interdisciplinary team? Would you thrive in an environment where you are promoting self-determination? Do you want to work for one of British Columbia's top employers? If you have answered yes to these questions we want you to continue reading. Fraser Health is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity in the workplace. We are located in Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley, one of the most livable regions in the world, and one of Canada's largest and fastest growing health authorities. With over 1.8 million people, we serve 1/3 of BC's entire population and have 33,000 dedicated professionals in our 12 hospitals and other facilities that expand from Burnaby to Hope. We currently have an exciting opportunity for Clinical Social Worker in our Urgent Primary Care Centre located in Burnaby BC. The Urgent Primary Care Centre provides a one-stop location for patients to receive timely care for a non-emergency health concern. Build on your education and experience as you: Conduct comprehensive social work and psychosocial assessments by interviewing the client and/or their family, obtaining relevant information, gathering social data and interpreting the data using a variety of tools. Support a seamless approach to care and service delivery across the healthcare system by participating in the admission and discharge process of clients in acute care and community; arranges meetings to assist in developing and coordinating comprehensive care plans and community services for clients. Facilitate timely exchange and provision of information regarding client care between the acute care facility and the community service to allow for individualized discharge planning; works with community service providers to ensure client care needs are met. Arrange and participates in joint home visits to clients and/or families with other healthcare professionals. Initiate, develops and carries out research activities and program planning and development relevant to the needs of the patient, families, hospital and community, as assigned. To join the organization we require you to have: Master's degree of Social Work from an accredited school of Social Work Current full registration with the BC College of Social Workers Two (2) years'' recent related experience in a complex health care environment such as a community or home health setting If this sounds like the ideal role for you, here are more reasons why you should apply: A career that offers you the opportunity to work in a fast growing and exciting organization with professionals who are excellent in their respective fields. Fantastic opportunities for support and mentorship into supervisory and management roles are available as you advance within the organization. An opportunity to make a difference every single day in the world of health care. Take the next step and apply so we can continue the conversation. Come work with dedicated health care providers who are enthusiastic and committed to provide quality healthcare to our clients/patients/residents. We invite you to find out why more than 95% of new employees recommend Fraser Health as an excellent place to work. Work hard and have fun while you do it. Curious to learn what it's like to work here? We recommend you like us on Facebook follow us on Twitter & Instagram or connect with us on LinkedIn (fraserhealthcareers) for first-hand employee insights.