Job Description

Social Worker

Cancer care is all we do

Hope in healing

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA®) takes a unique and integrative approach to cancer care. Our patient-centered care model is founded on a commitment to personalized medicine, tailoring a combination of treatments to the needs of each individual patient. At the same time, we support patients’ quality of life by offering therapies designed to help them manage the side effects of treatment, addressing their physical, spiritual and emotional needs, so they are better able to stay on their treatment regimens and get back to life. At the core of our whole-person approach is what we call the Mother Standard® of care, so named because it requires that we treat our patients, and one another, like we would want our loved ones to be treated. This innovative approach has earned our hospitals a Best Place to Work distinction and numerous accreditations. Each of us has a stake in the successful outcomes of every patient we treat.

Job Description:

Provides comprehensive clinical and psychosocial assessment and intervention for patients with serious illness.  Works independently and alongside other members of the multidisciplinary care team to conduct and participate in family conferences, particularly when there are complex psychosocial needs.  Consults and educates staff regarding social work practice, palliative care and end of life issues. Provides clear communication, both written and verbal, to the multidisciplinary staff regarding patient care concerns and end of life issues. Collaborates with appropriate clinical staff regarding patient and family centered case management; identify high-risk psychosocial factors of patient/families that impact health status and decision making. 

Required Job Qualifications:

300 Social Work hours under direct supervision of LCSW

Master of Social Work from a program accredited by the Council on Social Work Education

Licensed Clinical Social Worker/Licensed Medical Social Worker (LCSW)

Preferred Job Qualifications:

3 years Medical Social Work or Case Management experience with 2 years Oncology experience/knowledge

Active member of the National Association of Social Workers or Association of Oncology Social Work

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We win together

Each CTCA employee is a Stakeholder, driven to make a true difference and help win the fight against cancer. Each day is a challenge, but this unique experience comes with rewards that you may never have thought possible. To ensure each team member brings his or her best self, we offer exceptional support and immersive training to encourage your personal and professional growth. If you’re ready to be part of something bigger and work with a passionate, dynamic group of care professionals, we invite you to join us. 

Visit:  Jobs.cancercenter.com to begin your journey.

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