Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) Behavioral Health PRN

  • Company: Hospital Corporation of America
  • Location: Fort Pierce, Florida
  • Posted: October 02, 2017
  • Reference ID: 00102-7563
Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), IOP Behavioral Health Unit, PRN
Lawnwood Regional Medical Center
Fort Pierce, FL

Facility Description:
Lawnwood Regional Medical Center & Heart Institute is a 380-bed acute-care hospital offering a full range of services. Lawnwood is home to the most experienced Heart Institute on the Treasure Coast and offers diagnostic, interventional and therapeutic care, including open-heart surgery. Other hospital services include a 24/7 emergency department, pediatric emergency department, labor/delivery and birthing, pediatrics, orthopedics, oncology, nuclear medicine, diagnostic services, and a full range of inpatient and outpatient general surgical services. Lawnwood provides the area's only Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Level II Trauma Center, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit and Comprehensive Stroke Center.

Lawnwood is accredited by The Joint Commission and designated as Certified Primary Stroke Center. Lawnwood's Physical Rehabilitation Center is CARF accredited and, for 11 years in a row, the hospital is a Five-Star Recipient for the Treatment of Heart Attack by Healthgrades. At Lawnwood Regional Medical Center & Heart Institute, patients come first - no matter what!

Lawnwood Regional Medical Center is a member of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America. HCA has been named one of Ethisphere's World's Most Ethical Companies for eight consecutive years. Join our tradition of excellence!

Position Description:

Successful candidates will be comfortable providing group, individual, and family psychotherapy to adult patients. Inpatient work focuses on assessment, stabilization, and discharge planning. Duties in the IOP include DSM-5 diagnostic assessment, treatment planning, and group psychotherapy. Individual or family sessions are scheduled as needed. Training in the mental health IOP model and the most frequently used psychotherapies will be provided.

The LCSW will provide targeted treatment for patients with anxiety disorders, depression, bipolar disorder, PTSD, psychoses, and co-occurring substance use disorders. Strong ability to engage patients and create a therapeutic environment is essential. Outstanding organizational and communication skills are needed to coordinate with other professionals. Administrative tasks include insurance authorizations and concurrent reviews

Position Qualifications:

  • Bachelor Degree in Social Work required, Master of Social Work preferred
  • FL LCSW Required
  • Current BLS as a Healthcare Provider (American Heart Association)
  • 1-3 years behavioral health experience preferred
  • Previous social work experience in an acute care setting preferred.
  • Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment.

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