St. Joseph Health Social Worker (MSW) - Care Management, Full Time, Days, 8 Hours in Apple Valley, California

At St. Mary Medical Center providing compassionate care to patients and their families is a sacred responsibility. That is why we seek those who share our passion for treating the whole person – body, mind and spirit.


Providespsychosocial assessment, crisis intervention, referrals and information topatients and families. Provideseducation/support services to patients, families and staff. Works collaboratively with theinterdisciplinary team to effect positive patient and family outcomes and toensure that resources are in place to facilitate the discharge plan. Serves asresource for less experienced social workers.



  • Master’s of SocialWork degree from accredited university


  • Minimumof one year social work experience in a health care setting (outpatient/acute careor skilled nursing facility)


  • Courses orcontinuing education in: Evidence-Based Interventions


  • Registered with CABoard of Behavioral Sciences as ASW due within 90 days of hire

  • LCSW Designationpreferred by evidence of Primary Source Verification

  • LCSW licensurewith BBS due within 4 years of hire

  • BLS Certificationdue within 1 year of hire


In addition to being and awarded Top Work Places, St. Mary Medical Center offers generous medical, dental, and vision premiums for caregivers and their eligible dependents.


Medical – Blue Shield HMO and HRA/HSA plans, Dental - Delta Care DHMO and Delta Dental PPO plans, and Employee Assistance Program.


Retirement – 401(K), Paid-Time Off - Based on employment status of FT, PT, PD and years of service, Employee Life insurance with optional family coverage, Flexible Spending Accounts, optional Pre-Paid Legal Plan

Professional Advancement:

Individual career development plans, ongoing education, tuition reimbursement, motivating managers

Established in 1956, St. Joseph Health, St. Mary, is a 206-bed acute care facility celebrating more than 55 years of healing in the High Desert.St. Mary is home to the High Desert's only comprehensive cardiovascular surgery program. St. Mary is also home to a da Vinci Surgery System, making the Medical Center the first provider of robotic surgery in the High Desert.St. Mary Medical Center's dedication to serving the Victor Valley has remained intrinsic to its core values of Hospitality, Dignity, Justice, Service, and Excellence.The Medical Center is fully accredited by the Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP).St. Mary Medical Center provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.In addition to federal law requirements, St. Mary Medical Center complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.Positions specified as “on call/per diem” refers to employment consisting of shifts scheduled on as “as needed basis” to fill in for staff vacancies.

Company: St. Mary Medical Center