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Psych Social Worker - Licensed, Psych Acute, SGH

Job ID: 93252 Date posted: January 18, 2019

  • Sharp Grossmont Hospital
  • Psych Acute
  • Social Worker Jobs
  • Day Job
  • Per Diem

Responsibilities

Summary
The Psych Social Worker is responsible for conducting behavioral health psychosocial assessments and clinical interventions, inclusive of individual, group, and family therapy.  In collaboration with the interdisciplinary treatment team, the Psych Social Worker coordinates patient care and provides case management for assigned patients.
Sharp Grossmont Hospital is the largest not-for-profit, full-service acute care hospital in the region with 536 beds. The hospital has outstanding programs in heart care, orthopedics, rehabilitation, robotic surgery, mental health, stroke care and women’s health. In addition, the hospital’s Emergency and Critical Care Center is one of the most technologically advanced emergency and intensive care facilities in the nation.
Sharp Grossmont Hospital is nationally recognized as a MAGNET®-designated hospital for patient care and nursing practices. This designation is the “gold standard” for patient care and nursing excellence and is the highest honor awarded by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
Location
This position is located in La Mesa
 
 
Hours
8-hour shift, Weekend coverage required with some additional week day shifts when needed.
 
 
Required Skills and Qualifications
  • Master’s Degree in Social Work
  • Current California BBS Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
  • Current BLS for Healthcare providers from the American Heart Association
  • One year of experience in a behavioral health setting
     

Preferred Skills and Qualifications

  • Three years of experience in a behavioral health setting
  • Acute/psychiatric hospital experience
  • Discharge planning/case management experience

 

 

 

Physical requirements of the position may be discussed during interview.
 
Sharp HealthCare is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, transgender status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or any other protected class.

 

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“Sharp invests in the physical safety of its employees, unlike any other company I have worked with. They also are proactive in offering educational meetings that are relevant to the job we do. Management is fair and flexible with requested time off and there are plenty of opportunities to pick up extra shifts.”

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