Social Worker PD - GGH in Garden Grove, CA at Garden Grove Hospital Medical Center

Date Posted: 9/27/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    12601 Garden Grove Boulevard
    Garden Grove, CA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:

Job Description


Masters degree and medical hospital experience required.  No nights/weekends, limited days per month.


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 treatment services, 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 an interdisciplinary team, and to coordinate discharge planning. Complete necessary documentation and maintain clinical record for each client during his/her length of stay.


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.

  • We are an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran status, disability, race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation or other protected characteristics. If you need special accommodation for the application process, please contact Human Resources.  EEO is the Law: