Licensed Social Worker – Full Time – (Valhalla, NY)

Seeking a Full Time Social Worker to join a busy Pediatric Pulmonology team of physicians, dieticians, respiratory therapists, nurses and clerical staff located in Valhalla, NY. Our team provides care for a wide variety of chronic respiratory illnesses including Cystic Fibrosis, Asthma and technology dependent children. Candidate must be organized, detail oriented, extremely reliable, proactive, self-motivated with a positive attitude. EMR experience and expertise in Microsoft Excel is a plus. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Providing assessments and counseling patients and their families regarding the psychosocial aspects of their chronic respiratory illnesses.

• Advocacy to help patients and their families negotiate multiple systems, including insurance, employment, etc.

• Support family centered care to provide optimal management of their illnesses.

• Management of Cystic Fibrosis Center newborn screen program.

• Coordinate team based quality improvement work.

• Assistance with CF national patient registry.

• Participation in CF Foundation grant supported work.

Pediatric and/or Pulmonology experience preferred

Please fax resume to 594-2336

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