Social Services II - LPIH SS in La Palma, CA at La Palma Intercommunity Hospital

Date Posted: 5/6/2018

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Job Description

Summary:
JOB SUMMARY:

SOCIAL SERVICES II: 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, EXPERIENCE, TRAINING

1. Master’s Degree in Social Work related field OR
2. Master’s Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy or related field.
3. Current registration with State Board and/or under clinical supervision to meet required clinical hours for licensure, preferred.
4. Current BCLS (AHA) certificate upon hire and maintain current.
5. Behavior Violence Prevention training within 3 months of hire and maintain current
6. Minimum one (1) year hospital or Outpatient experience with emphasis in mental health care.
7. 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.).
   

Work Type: Per Diem    

Shift: 1

Legend: Shift 1=Day, 2=Evening, 3=Night, 4=Varied.

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