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

Date Posted: 11/15/2019

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Job Description


Position is 24 hours per week, flexible; weekdays only.  Relevant experience required, and must be registered with licensing board.


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.