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Social Worker

Employment Type Locum
Date Added Aug 19th, 2021
Location Traverse City, Michigan

Social Worker need in Flint, MI.

Generates and accepts Social Work referrals, applies casework process, performs department duties, documents activities and performs social work functions of counseling, referral/resource acquisition/and case consultation and coordination.

  • Accepts, screens and generated referrals.
  • Utilizes casework process to provide high quality and sound services to clients.
  • Subjects case activity to scrutiny of supervision and professional peers as a measure of quality assurance.
  • Utilizes the social work problem list as the reference for case activity.
  • Participates in coordinated and cooperative manner with allied health team and physician to maximize patient functioning and enhance departmental performance.
  • Participates appropriately in team conferences, patient meetings, interviews, and group sessions required.
  • Assesses need for and processes requests for charity care for special funds.
  • Completes statistical and patient care forms and documentation as appropriately requested, required.
  • Assumes responsibility for assigned caseload/units/programs and accompanying service delivery.
  • Expands and limits participation in case activity, team activity, and service delivery as appropriate.
  • Utilizes family and community agencies to problem solve and provide direct services as appropriate.  Processes, assists with, and facilitates appropriate referral paper work and documentation.
  • Assists in orientation of new social work employees as requested or directed.
  • Provides peer consultation and review as requested or directed.
  • Produces work activity outputs, inputs, and outcomes; and documents as appropriate at expected levels.
  • Participates in Medical Center and/or departmental quality assessments and continuous quality improvement opportunities, goal setting, collection and evaluation of data, implementation of action plans, or related applications.
  • Performs other duties as required or requested.
SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS
  • Must be an LMSW or BSW - Required
  • 2+ Years of Inpatient experience - Required 
  • Experience with Placing Psych and Skilled Nursing patients - Highly Preferred
  • Looking for quick starts - All compliance can pend 30 days. 
ABOUT THE FACILITY

Our skilled team of behavioral health counselors, nursing and therapy staff offer a range of treatment therapy including inpatient mental health services for adults, partial hospitalization programs for adults and adolescents, as well as both individual and family counseling services. Let McLaren help you make the most of life.

McLaren provides a full spectrum of psychiatric services including Emergency, Inpatient, and Outpatient Counseling. Some of the conditions treated here include:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety and panic disorders
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Psychosis
  • Schizophrenia
  • Obsessive compulsive disorder
  • Post traumatic stress disorder
  • Eating disorders
  • Suicidal or homicidal thoughts
  • Dementia or Alzheimer’s Disease

Dress Code: Business Casual
EMR: Cerner 
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