This position provides concrete and supportive services to hospitalized patients and their families, including psychosocial assessment, individual and/or family counseling and crisis intervention. Provides Discharge Planning Services to achieve hospital goals of Quality Care and cost containment. Participates in Hospital Team Conferences. Acts as a liaison to relevant community agencies. Provides Case Management Services, both within the hospital and in the community, to a capitated patient population with responsibility for facilitating access to care, coordinating care in medically complex situations and appropriate utilization of financial resources. May provide social work student supervision, in-service presentations in areas of social work expertise for hospital and community agencies, and may facilitate groups for staff, patients or families. This position treats/cares for patients of all ages.
Master’s degree of Social Work required, LCSW preferred
Minimum of one (1) year post-graduate experience in a Clinical setting (Health Care Facility).
Knowledgeable of Health Care System’s: