Requisition Number: 2021-3791
Type of Position: Full-Time
Location: Washington, DC
Come work with a great team! Signet Health manages the behavioral health services for Medstar Washington Hospital Center and has an opening for a Social Worker (Medical). This person will provide clinical services in a designated department(s) and will oversee routine operational tasks and the implementation of program development tasks. Provides leadership and special expertise in one or more sub fields of clinical and medical psychology. Provides full range of necessary psychotherapeutic services to inpatients and outpatients of designated department(s).
Candidates should have a minimum of 2-3 years experience in psychological assessments of patients with psychiatric/behavioral health disorders. Must be flexible to adjust to the needs of a fast-paced environment, demonstrate effective problem-solving skills and display excellent oral/written communication skills. Previous adult behavioral health and substance use treatment experience is preferred. Candidates must have active District of Columbia LICSW license or be eligible for endorsement.
MedStar Health combines the best aspects of academic medicine, research, and innovation with a complete spectrum of clinical services to advance patient care. As the largest healthcare provider in Maryland and the Washington, D.C., region, MedStar Health’s 10 hospitals, MedStar Health Research Institute, and a comprehensive scope of health-related organizations are recognized regionally and nationally for excellence in medical care. MedStar Health has one of the largest graduate medical education programs in the country, training 1,100 medical residents annually, and is the medical education and clinical partner of Georgetown University. MedStar Health is a $5.6 billion, not-for-profit, regional healthcare system based in Columbia, Maryland, and one of the largest employers in the region. Our more than 30,000 associates and 4,700 affiliated physicians support MedStar Health’s patient-first philosophy that combines care, compassion, and clinical excellence with an emphasis on customer service.