PalmSpringsRecruiter
the smart solution for Palm Springs jobs

Social Worker III LCSW Full Time Nights

Company: Desert Regional Medical Center
Location: Palm Springs
Posted on: February 11, 2019

Job Description:

Social Worker III LCSW Full Time Nights GENERAL DUTIES: The individual in this position performs psychosocial assessments and develops a plan to meet the needs of patients with complex social issue/problems, and arranges post-discharge services for patients as needed.This individual s responsibility will include, but not limited to the following activities: a) assist with adoptions, abuse and neglect cases, including making referrals to state and federal agencies b) participate in the weekly Complex Case Review meeting and the daily patient care conferences c) provide resources and make referrals to community agencies for ongoing counseling and or continued care d) maintain an updated list of providers for post-discharge care e) collaborative communication with post-discharge providers f) update Case Managers on variance to post-discharge plans g) monitor and provide reports to the DCM and hospital leadership as requested h) maintain knowledge of regulatory requirements and community resources i) and other duties as assigned.Under general direction of the Social Work Manager/LCSW, delivers age-appropriate social work care to patients and their caregivers, in accordance with hospital policies and procedures, and state and federal regulations.The Social Worker II serves as an integral member of the healthcare team providing assessments, coordination, treatment planning, information and referral to community resources, and other social work services to meet the complex needs of patients and families in the hospital and clinic settings.MSW will seek out supervision as needed with a Licensed Clinical Social Worker.Will use Patient Medical Record and HPF as primary information systems.DEPARTMENT SPECIFIC DUTIES: Assessment, development and revision of plan for patients with complex social issues/ problems and issues specific to spiritual and cultural values with consideration of patient developmental stages (60% daily, essential).Assist with adoption/abuse/neglect cases and reporting of appropriate cases to state and federal agencies (5% daily, essential).Participate in Complex Case Review (weekly) and daily patient care conferences (5% daily, essential).Coordinate/ arrange post-discharge services (15% daily, essential).Ensure Case Managers and providers are kept up to date on variances to post-discharge plans for patients (10% daily, essential).Maintain knowledge of internal policies and State/Federal regulatory requirements related to post-discharge planning and social services (5% daily, essential) Attends hospital workshop led by Director of Case Management or designee that covers the Tenet Case Management Program, focuses on Discharge Planning arrangements and other related topics Provide psychodynamic interventions, crisis intervention, grief/bereavement counseling, problem solving, stress reduction & developing healthy coping strategies in individual/family/group settings Provide counseling for disease acceptance & understanding Responsible for developing & implementing individual Plan of Treatment which assist patients & families to cope and/or restore social, emotional, financial & environmental factors which affect and/or affected by illness.Completes psychosocial assessments Provide biopsychosocial assessments and appropriate interventions including crisis counseling, grief/bereavement counseling, stress reduction, substance abuse assessment and referral, abuse and neglect assessments.Responsible for developing and implementing plan of care to assist patients and their loved ones to enhance their coping skills and/or restore social, emotional, financial and environmental factors which affect illness.Coordinate information and referral to community and government resources to assist patients and their loved ones in developing short and long term plans as appropriate.Collaborates as a member of the interdisciplinary health care team, especially RN Case Managers, to develop optimal care and discharge planning for the patient.Acts as a content expert and consultant to other members of the health care team on abuse/neglect assessment and mandated reporting issues, including domestic violence, elder/dependent abuse, and child abuse.Coordinates external community/government resources to assist patient & family in developing short & long term care plans as appropriate Collaborates with other disciplines in assessing, planning & providing services for patients utilizing biopsychosocial information Assists patient & family w/ care planning & discharge plans Qualifications:POSITION QUALIFICATIONS: Required: LCSW Master s Degree in Social Work Excellent verbal, written and computer skills Excellent organizational and communication skills Knowledge of internal policies and State/Federal regulations related to discharge planning and social services Preferred: 2 years of hospital or healthcare experience ACSW 5150 certificationJob: Psychiatric/Behavioral Primary Location: Palm Springs, California Facility: Desert Regional Medical Center Job Type: Full-time Shift Type: Nights Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicant s or employee s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status.Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship. Category: Social Services , Keywords: Clinical Social Worker

Keywords: Desert Regional Medical Center, Palm Springs , Social Worker III LCSW Full Time Nights, Healthcare , Palm Springs, California

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Healthcare Jobs


Family Practice Physician Obstetrics - Physicians Only Apply - Locum
Description: Medical Doctors Only Apply. A Family Practice Physician Obstetrics practice is seeking a qualified physician for National City, CA. This and other physician jobs brought to you by ExactMD. br br MDstaffers (more...)
Company: MDstaffers
Location: National City
Posted on: 02/21/2019

Travel RN - PACU in El Centro, CA
Description: The Post Anesthetic Care Unit RN is responsible for the care of patients that have just went through anesthesia during
Company: Nurses PRN
Location: El Centro
Posted on: 02/21/2019

Urgent Care Medicine in CA - An Urgent Care Physician Is Wanted for Locum Tenens Help in CA
Description: Urgent Care opening in El Centro, California. This and other physician jobs brought to you by DocCafe.com A clinic in California seeks a locum tenens urgent care physician
Company: CompHealth
Location: El Centro
Posted on: 02/21/2019


Physician: OB/GYN Opportunity in Southern California - JOB-
Description: Physician: OB/GYN Opportunity in Southern California - JOB- A multi-specialty group in California needs an additional OB/GYN support. This organization provides patients a level of care that is among (more...)
Company: CompHealth
Location: Redlands
Posted on: 02/21/2019

Medical Transcriptionist
Description: Medical Transcriptionist Location of position: United States: Nationwide position At Home or Company: At Home Part-time or full-time: Full Time Employee Type: Independent Contractor Type of Transcription:
Company: Mommy Jobs Online
Location: Cathedral City
Posted on: 02/21/2019

Health Benefits Consultant / Trainer " (Part-time)
Description: Experience as an Independent Insurance Agent, consultant, customer service,
Company: AmeriPlan & The Johnson Agency of Georgia
Location: Yucaipa
Posted on: 02/21/2019

PT Physical Therapist Travel 13 Weeks in La Quinta, CA
Description: Advanced Travel Therapy is currently seeking the ideal candidate to fill a 13-week travel physical therapist PT assignment. This travel PT assignment
Company: Advanced Travel Therapy
Location: La Quinta
Posted on: 02/21/2019

Physical Therapist Travel / Local / Perm Jobs (Perris,CA)
Description: Of all the Healthcare Professional specialties we offer, Physical Therapist are one of the specialties that have the most difference between staffing agencies in job / travel assignment locations and (more...)
Company: HealthCare Traveler Jobs
Location: Perris
Posted on: 02/21/2019

Physical Therapist Travel / Local / Perm Jobs (Yorba Linda,CA)
Description: Of all the Healthcare Professional specialties we offer, Physical Therapist are one of the specialties that have the most difference between staffing agencies in job / travel assignment locations and (more...)
Company: HealthCare Traveler Jobs
Location: Yorba Linda
Posted on: 02/21/2019

Physician: Outpatient Opportunity for a Board Certified Family Physici
Description: Physician: Outpatient Opportunity for a Board Certified Family Physici Wonderful opportunity to utilize your outpatient skills in this in this Monday through Friday outpatient practice. Rotate between (more...)
Company: CompHealth
Location: Redlands
Posted on: 02/21/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest California jobs by following @recnetCA on Twitter!

Palm Springs RSS job feeds