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Part-time Renal Social Worker ( MSW )

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Position Description

Be different. Do what you love.
 
Use your natural gift of education and persuasion to help patients and their families cope with the effects of kidney disease. Life on dialysis can be a difficult transition for many patients-and you'll be there to support and advocate for them. In this vital role, you will help patients understand their rights and responsibilities, and guide them in managing the physical, mental, emotional and financial demands of End Stage Renal Disease.
 
If you love patient-centered health care with real relationships inside a company that encourages fun on and off the clock, then DaVita is the place for you.
 
We offer career options to fit your lifestyle.
 
Here is what you can expect when you join our Village as a Social Worker:
 
  • A community first, company second culture based on Core Values that really matter.
  • Clinical outcomes consistently ranked above the national average.
  • Award-winning education and training across multiple career paths to help you reach your potential.
  • Performance-based rewards based on stellar individual and team contributions.
  • A comprehensive benefits package designed to enhance your health, your financial well-being and your future.
  • Dedication, above all, to caring for patients suffering from chronic kidney failure across the nation.    

Qualifications

Additional Details about this Position:
  • This is a part-time, Renal Social Worker position with the Pentagon City Clinic (set to open in December 2017, candidate may start training in mid-November)
  • This clinic is located in Arlington, VA: 1785 South Hayes Street, Arlington , VA 22202
  • This teammate will work 24-29 hours per week (some flexibility of schedule), with the potential to go full-time as census grows and/or when an additional clinic opens early 2018
  • This teammate should be detail oriented, bring a positive attitude to the role, be a self starter, be able to comfortably work independently and with guidance
  • Teammate should also possess strong time management, organizational, and patient education skills
  • Dialysis experience preferred, but not required
Qualifications:
  • Licensed or registered in the state of practice as required by state regulations. 
  • Master's degree in Social Work (MSW) required with a specialization in clinical practice
  • Two years of experience as a social worker in a healthcare setting preferred
  • Demonstrated knowledge of government and private insurance programs 
  • Basic computer skills in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook as well as functional proficiency with DaVita specific applications within 60 days
Join us as we pursue our vision "To Build the Greatest Healthcare Community the World has Ever Seen."
 
Why wait? Explore a career with DaVita today.
 
Go to http://careers.davita.com to learn more or apply. 
  
To learn more about our Village and the world of dialysis, click here.

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Position Summary

  • Job Title: Part-time Renal Social Worker ( MSW )
  • Job Function: Counseling / Social Services
  • Location: 4041 Powder Mill Road, Suite 410, Arlington, Virginia