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The position requires a Master's degree in Social Work from an accredited graduate school of Social Work, two (2) years' experience in a hospital or medical social work setting and must be a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW). Oncology Social Work Certification is preferred and experience with EPIC is desired.
Bayhealth is Central and Southern Delaware’s largest health care system, Bayhealth is comprised of Kent General and Milford Memorial hospitals, the freestanding Emergency Department in Smyrna as well as numerous satellite facilities and employed physician practices encompassing a variety of specialties.
The Oncology Social Worker, in collaboration with the oncologists and mid level providers, serves as the primary provider of psycho social care to cancer patients and their families seen in the outpatient clinics of the Bayhealth Cancer Center. The Oncology Social Worker will facilitate adjustment of patient and families to a cancer diagnosis, treatment and recovery by promoting coping skills, self-advocacy, sharing information and resource referrals.