Social Worker I in Weslaco, TX at Knapp Medical Center

Date Posted: 10/2/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    1401 East 8th Street
    Weslaco, TX
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 1 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    10/2/2019

Job Description



Responsibilities

To provide emotional support, crisis intervention and counseling; 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.

Qualifications

Education and Work Experience
Required qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy or other related required.

  • Current registration an intern with Board., as appropriate to education and licensing requirements.

  • Behavior Violence Prevention within 3 months of hire and maintain current annually.

  • Minimum one (1) year Inpatient l or Outpatient Behavioral Health experience preferred.

  • Preferred qualifications:

  • Current BCLS (AHA) certificate upon hire and maintain current preferred.

  • Masters in Psychology, Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy, Licensed Professional Clinical Councilor or related field, Preferred.

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