AHMC Healthcare

Social Worker LCSW

Posted Date 1 year ago(9/17/2019 1:12 PM)
Location : Location
US-CA-San Gabriel

Overview


Responsible for providing high quality patient care, displaying good skills in assessment, psycho-diagnosis, treatment planning, group treatment, individual treatment, family treatment, and discharge planning.  Additionally, he/she is expected to function well as a member of the multidisciplinary team and participate in the unit community relations program.

 

This position requires providing care and/or service to a critically ill through rehabilitating geriatric patient population in a manner that demonstrates an understanding of the functional and/or developmental age of the individual served.

 

·         Ensures patient dignity and respects patient values.

·         Operates within ethical standards.

·         Able to assess and reassess the needs of the patient.

·         Properly documents assessments.

·         Able to communicate needs of patients.

·         Completes psychosocial evaluations on assigned patients in a timely manner.  Displays

          good interviewing, diagnostic, and report-writing skills.

·         Conducts therapies in accordance with patient diagnosis and needs.

·         Provides efficient discharge planning throughout treatment process.

·         Completes progress notes and assessments according to program procedures.

·         Completes individualized treatments plans for each patient.

·         An active member of the interdisciplinary team.

·         Conducts individual psychotherapy sessions in accordance with state/regulatory standards,

          displaying good theoretical knowledge of psychopathology and good treatment technique.

·         Conducts family therapy sessions in accordance with state/regulatory standards, displaying

          good theoretical knowledge of family therapy principles and good treatment technique.

·         Conducts group therapy sessions in accordance with state/regulatory standards, displaying

          good theoretical knowledge of group therapy principles and good group therapy technique.

·         Engages in timely, efficient discharge planning.  Works in close conjunction with patient,

          family, nursing staff, and attending physician.  Shows good knowledge of referral/placement

          process and available community resources.

·         Functions cooperatively as a member of the treatment team.

·         Facilitates hearings with courts for holds and other legal applications.

·         Will have knowledge of CA LPS regulations and follow the guidelines.

·         Works sufficient hours to ensure effective performance.  In on 24-hour call to respond to

          emergencies.

·         Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Must have at least one (1) year minimum experience in medical & psychiatric social work, crises/abuse intervention.
  • CA License as a Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) or Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT).
  • Current BLS Card.
  • MAB Certification trained within 6 months of hire.
  • Bilingual (preferred).

Facility

San Gabriel Valley Medical Center

Req ID

req5362

Shift

Days

Category

Other

Position Type

PerDiem

Department

Psychiatric Unit

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