Clinical Social Worker
Position available: Clinical Social Worker
Schedule/Hours: Per Diem; Part Time Day shift,w/e, holiday rotation;eve/night rotation as needed, flexibility with schedule
Summary of Duties:
duties both within and in support of the Dept of Social Services’
functions. Provide case management
services independently including but not limited to application of clinical
diagnostic, assessment or treatment knowledge or skills. Identify and address psychosocial factors
that may impede the patients’ ability to optimize benefit from the health care
delivery experience. Intervene as
necessary preventing over and under utilization of health care resources. Actively participate in discharge planning to
assure timely individual patient
discharges within the scope of position responsibilities. Ability to
authorize a section 12A for emergency evaluation of the person by a
psychiatrist. Responsible for on-call
coverage/shift coverage and holiday coverage.
Education and/or Experience:
- Master's Degree in Social Work from an accredited college or university or equivalent knowledge and experience in a related field is required.
- Current Massachusetts Licensed Independent Clinical Social Work (LICSW) is required.
- Over three years of related work experience including one year experience in a medically oriented setting