Social Work Intern PRN - Family Medicine

LifePoint Health Las Cruces, NM
Job Description Memorial Medical Center

Under the general supervision, collaborates with Residents, Pharmacists, Behavioral Health Consultants, and outside community and state agencies in the coordination of patient care, assesses patients to identify and reduce barriers to the access of health care, nutrition, transportation, and other social needs, research services and resources that are available to the patients within the organization and the surrounding community, make referrals to appropriate resources, monitors patient progress toward goals, and evaluates intervention outcomes.

Job Requirements Minimum Education: High school diploma or equivalent. Must be currently enrolled in a Social Work or Counseling program.

* Minimum Experience: Knowledge about any of the following areas: marriage, speech, sociology, personal health, human biology or casework methods. Must be able to work flexible hours to include weekends and nights.

Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran