Behavioral Health Social Worker
Location:
North Richland Hills , Texas
Posted:
October 20, 2017
Reference:
00444-95430
Behavioral Health Social Worker
Full Time

The Social Worker will evaluate the psychosocial needs of patients and family support systems and will coordinate appropriate discharge plans for identified patient populations. The Social Worker acts as a liaison between the facility and resources external to the organization. He/she will facilitate implementing timely discharge plans and facilitate follow-up to anticipated post-acute interventions identified in the plan of care. The Social Worker will provide crisis intervention and support. The Social Worker will assist the Case Manager in facilitating patient movement across the continuum of care and will identify and track barriers to patient throughput.
Qualifications:
Education :
Bachelor's or Master of Social Work with current state licensure: BLSW, LMSW, or LCSW.

Experience :
Three years Social Work experience; acute care case management experience, preferred
Certification in Social Work or Case Management, preferred

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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