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AdventHealth Clinical Social Worker Licensed PRN in New Smyrna, Florida

Description

All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

  • Career Development

Our promise to you:

Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.

Schedule: PRN

Shift : As needed, on call

The community you’ll be caring for: 401 S DIXIE HWY, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168

The role you’ll contribute: The Clinical Social Worker, Licensed, intervenes with patients who have complex psychosocial needs, require assistance with eligibility determination for social programs, funding sources and qualify for community assistance from a variety of special assistance programs and agencies, and/or require assistance with transitions of care or discharge planning. In addition, offer crisis intervention to patients and families with psychosocial needs and coordinates and facilitates the development of a discharge plan of care for high-risk patient populations. This role will receive referrals for individuals from at-risk populations from interdisciplinary team members (including physicians, RN Care Managers, staff nurses, and other members of the care team).

The value you’ll bring to the team

  • Psychosocial Assessment and Interventions

  • Assesses patient’s and family’s psychosocial risk factors through evaluation of prior functioning levels, appropriateness and adequacy of support systems, assisting those coping with adjusting to significant life transitions

  • Intervenes with patients and families regarding emotional, social, and financial consequences of illness and/or disability; accesses and mobilizes family/community resources to meet identified needs

  • Serves as a resource to provide information and intervention related to treatment decisions, terminal illnesses and end-of-life issues

  • Provides grief counseling and crisis intervention skills

  • Advocates for patient and family empowerment and independence to make autonomous health care decisions and access needed services within the healthcare system

  • Provides de-escalation services for patient/family as appropriate

  • Provide Motivational Interview techniques for patients with substance use and addictive disorders

  • Provides patient/family education, adjustment-to-illness counseling, grief counseling and crisis intervention

  • Provides education to patients/families/caregivers regarding resource options and coping with diagnosis, treatment and prognosis

  • Works in collaboration with hospital and community agencies to obtain needed services and resources for patients/families/caregivers

Qualifications

The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:

  • Current working knowledge of discharge planning, utilization management, care management, performance improvement and managed care reimbursement

  • Knowledge of state and federal guidelines pertinent to Care Management

  • Ability to identify appropriate community resources and to work collaboratively with patients, families, multidisciplinary team and community agencies to achieve desired patient outcomes.

  • Bachelor's in Social Work with health care related Masters or MSW

  • Minimum five (5) years’ experience in hospital/medical social work

  • Masters in Social Work

  • Care Management discharge planning experience

  • Knowledge of state and federal guidelines pertinent to care management

  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)

  • State Social Work Applicable Licensure

  • ACM/CCM certification

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

Category: Case Management

Organization: AdventHealth New Smyrna Beach

Schedule: 1 - Day

Shift: AdventHealth New Smyrna Beach

Req ID: 22028183

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.