Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Psych On Site, Inc. - Houston, TX (30+ days ago)


Job Description

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Psych On Site, Inc. – Houston, TX

Our Philosophy…

Psych On Site, Inc. sincerely cares about the well-being of its residents and values quality service.

We offer a piece of our heart in order to give you peace of mind.

HOURS

Full-time and part-time positions available. Our clinicians have the autonomy to create their own schedules.

The Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) is responsible for the overall development and operation of professional, psycho-social assessments and psychotherapy counseling as part of an

interdisciplinary treatment team at nursing home facilities and Adult Daycare Centers in the Houston, TX and surrounding areas.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
1. Leads in the determination of overall needs for social services of patients.
2. Develops overall resource requirements to meet identified needs.
3. Work in collaboration with the psychologist/psychiatrist, nursing staff and other team members to contribute to the goal of providing integrated and focused quality health care services.
4. Record treatment notes in medical charts according to industry standards and company policy.

PATIENT CARE
5. Participates in the delivery of care as scheduled.
6. Performs and documents patient’s screenings, psychosocial assessments, progress and referral information.
7. Communicates treatment plan to patients, families and appropriate staff.
8. Collaborates and coordinates with the caregiver, physician, medical assistant, director, service assessment, case management, utilization review, nursing home and rehab center and all other disciplines to provide the best care to patients.
9. Provides support groups and individual counseling to patients on related psychosocial issues such as widowhood, coping skills, stress reduction, caregiver tips.
10. Provides a level of comfort to the patient in showing them they are dealing with a well- trained professional.

QUALIFICATIONS
To perform this job successfully, an individual must have the ability to work effectively independently and in a team environment. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Excellent interpersonal skills. Must be patient in dealing with an elderly population and sensitive to hearing and/or vision deficiencies. Requires proven professionalism and the ability to deal effectively with patients, families, caregivers and a variety of internal and external resources.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS

Current State License as a LCSW

NO LMSW, LBSW, or LMFT applicants at this time.

Please send resumes by replying to this posting or via fax to
713-533-1408.

Job Type: Contract