Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers Social Worker in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers, Colorado's largest and most comprehensiveprovider of cancer care has an exciting opportunity for an experienced SocialWorker in Colorado Springs.Comprehensive Care, Proven OutcomesRocky Mountain Cancer Centers (RMCC) is Colorado s largest and mostcomprehensive provider of cancer care with 53 physicians, in more than 20community-based locations across the state. Our history is rich in forwardthinking and best practice development. We were formed in 1992 when a group ofindependent medical oncology practices joined together to become a network ofcommunity-based clinic sites. This practice model has stood the test of timeand continues to have proven clinical and economic benefit for patients,employers and payers today. CORE POSITION RESPONSIBILITIESSERVICES TO PATIENTS AND FAMILIESHealth literacy and motivational interviewingFacilitate our My Choices ,My Wishes advance care planning programUtilization of clinical interventions that address problems related to thecancer dx/txMaintenance of community resources including govt. entitlementsPt/family educationCoordinate care/transitionsSERVICES TO THE COMMUNITYIdentify barriers to effective delivery of careScreening, assistance, navigation, case management of at-riskgroups/populationsConsultation to community agenciesSERVICES TO INSTITUTIONProvide education, consultation, training to staff on the bio-psychosocialfactors that impact cancer careCollaborate with staff to ensure the provision of family centered, whole-ptcareClinical documentation, data reporting, and evaluation to assure qualityprogramsSERVICES TO THE PROFESSIONCommitment to continued educationContribute to oncology social work knowledge POSITION REQUIREMENTSMaster's degree in social work from an accredited university with clinicallicenseKnowledgeable about oncological diseasesKnowledge of the psychosocial impact of the diseaseKnowledge of the health care settingKnowledge of the community and governmental resourcesAll candidates are required to pass a drug test and background check prior tohireHiring PreferencesLCSW Eligible PHYSICAL DEMANDSThe physical demands described here are representative of those that mus...For full info follow application link.The US Oncology Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualifiedapplicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, genderidentity, disability or protected veteran status.