Social Worker -Adult Behavioral Health (Full Time) in Paris, KY at Bourbon Community Hospital

Date Posted: 8/30/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Bourbon Community Hospital

Job Summary:

Assesses, and plans interventions to help patients cope with social, emotional, economic, and environmental problems.

Essential Functions:

Interviews and assesses patients and/or patient's family, caregivers, and/or legal representatives.
Determines, prioritizes, provides and/or arranges for needed internal and external services/interventions.
Participates in case reviews to evaluate case management and progress. Consults with healthcare team members to promote, monitor, and evaluate compliance with patient's treatment plan.
Assists with discharge planning and processes. Identifies appropriate resources, including transportation, housing, healthcare, and social/spiritual services, and provides referrals as part of the discharge plan.
Supervises and/or trains new staff, students, and interns.
Provides individual, family and group therapy.

Job Requirements

Education:

Masters Degree- Required

License:

Board Certified Social Worker, or related field (i.e. counseling) in the state of Kentucky (CSW, LPCA, LCSW)

Certifications:

NCI


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