Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Navigator LCSW FT Days at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 2/1/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
  • Location:
    Maitland, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Job Family
    Case Management
  • Travel
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Orlando

Job Description


Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Navigator – LCSW - AdventHealth Maitland

Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth – Maitland

Established in 1908, Florida Hospital is one of the largest not-for-profit healthcare systems in the country, caring for more than a million patients each year. The Maitland Office Plaza houses our highly skilled teams that support our hospital system including Marketing, Patient Financial Services, Revenue Management, the Credit Union and Human Resources. The Trickel Building, a two-story office structure, creates an atmosphere of health and healing, with a healthy-style café and quaint chapel. The main lobby is filled with lush greenery and a light trickle of water, creating a holistic environment.

Work Hours/Shift:
  • Full Time, Monday – Friday day shift (times may vary), weekends vary
You Will Be Responsible For:  
  • Performs psycho-social assessments on patients and families and provides psychotherapy to patients and families coping with opioid addiction issues.
  • Participates in the development of programs to support patients and families dealing with opioid addiction, and substance use disorders.
  • Effectively communicates with patients, families, staff, physicians, and community leaders to further development of comprehensive support for the patient. Ensures effective communication of pertinent medical information is provided to the patient.
  • Collaborates with the multi-disciplinary team in establishing/documenting psycho-social determinants to attainment of safe discharges.
  • Maintains comprehensive community resources and networks to assist patients and families as they transition back to the community.
  • Serves as a consultant and educator to the multi-disciplinary team regarding psycho-social components of illness, and hospitalization.

What You Will Need:
  • Master’s Degree in Social Work or Counseling
  • Two years’ experience in clinical social work
  • State of Florida Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
  • Experience in acute care hospital (Preferred)
  • Experience working with medically complex patients (Preferred)
  • Experience working with substance use disorders (Preferred)
  • Experience in providing psychotherapy (Preferred)
  • Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) (Preferred)
Job Summary:
The Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Navigator is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) who is a key member of the healthcare team working with patients and their families to help manage the difficulties of a hospital stay. Utilizes professional social work skills to assess patients for psycho-social and economic barriers that interfere with the attainment of healthcare goals. Works closely with the care managers, physicians, nursing staff, spiritual support for patients and families with counseling services, crisis intervention, patient and parent/spouse coping, bereavement, and substance use issues and continuity of care.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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