Social Services II - GGH SS in Garden Grove, CA at Garden Grove Hospital Medical Center

Date Posted: 5/7/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description


To provide emotional support, crisis intervention and counseling for Pediatrics, Adolescents, Adults, Older Adults and their significant others to cope with a multiplicity of social and emotional problems; information and referral; referrals for financial assistance and supportive services to patients and families with problems that are related to hospitalization, illness, disability or trauma. To provide case management & milieu management, complete psychosocial assessments, assist in the development and re-evaluation of Treatment Plans and work as a member of a multidisciplinary team, and to coordinate discharge planning. Complete necessary documentation and maintain clinical record for each client during his/her length of stay.


Education and Work Experience
  • Required qualifications:Master's Degree in Social Work related field OR.
  • Master's Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy or related field
  • In states without required licensure, then current registration with State Board is required within 3 months of hire. In states with required licensure, license required at time of hire and must be maintained
  • Behavioral Violence Prevention Training within 3 months of hire and maintain current
  • Minimum one (1) year hospital or Outpatient experience with emphasis in mental health care
  • Experience in working with a diverse population with a wide range of problems (i.e., death and dying, maternal and child care, substance abuse, disability, chronic illness, etc.).
    Preferred qualifications:
  • Current BCLS (AHA) certificate upon hire and maintain current preferred.