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Social Worker

Req #: 26510
Facility: Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center
Location: Medford, OR
Department: APP Palliative Care Medford (2000-70913)
Category: Social Services & Spiritual Care
Schedule: Full Time
Hours: 40
Target Salary Range: $58,178 - $72,738 annually
Union Position: No

Social Worker- Palliative Care Position Overview

The Social Worker works within the framework of social work values, knowledge and method, provides services to patients and their families in relation to social and emotional problems so that medical care is fully utilized, social and emotional functioning is enhanced, and quality of life is improved.

As a Social Worker at Asante you will have the opportunity to:

Participates in interdisciplinary and interagency collaboration and consultation.



Master of Social Work


2 years of social work practice or student practicum


Basic Life Support for the Healthcare Provider (BLS) certified by the American Heart Association

ODL May be required... : Possession of a valid Oregon Driver's License with proof of safe driving record for the past ten years and proof of insurance may be required

Preferred licensure:

o LCSW : Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) by the State of Oregon

o LMSW : Licensed Master's of Social Work (LMSW) by the State of Oregon

Required Skills

Skilled in crisis intervention. High level of problem solving skills required

Awareness of and ability to access community resources

Interpersonal communication skills and ability to function in a team environment with healthcare professionals

Ability to recognize and respond to the human dignity of those served

Winning attitude, adaptability, and mental toughness

Compensation & Benefits

Excellent salary, including bonus potential

Comprehensive benefits including medical, dental and vision care

Excellent retirement package with up to a 6% employer contribution

Generous work/life balance incentive

Tuition reimbursement after one year of service

About Asante and Southern Oregon

Asante is one of the top 15 health systems in the nation and the largest healthcare provider in nine counties. We are locally owned and based in beautiful Southern Oregon. We provide comprehensive medical care to more than 580,000 people throughout southern Oregon and northern California. Our facilities employ over 5000 people and include Asante Ashland Community Hospital in Ashland, Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center in Medford, Asante Three Rivers Medical Center in Grants Pass, Asante Physician Partners, and additional healthcare partnerships throughout the region.

At Asante we believe that we are defined by our values the traits that guide us as we serve patients and the community:

Excellence - Respect - Honesty - Service Teamwork

Asante is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to employ and advance in employment women, minorities, qualified individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

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