Provides social services to patients and their families for Autumn Life Center. Identifies Treatment Plan impairments based on assessment findings. Provides age appropriate (Geriatric) clinical interventions (individual, family, group therapy) using principles and practices as determined by assessment. Attends patient treatment team meetings for assigned caseload. Completes proper documentation in Meditech following each treatment intervention. Provides case management of caseload and communication with all sources to ensure quality of care. Initiates milieu structure within the program. Assist in developing age appropriate interventions and special programs for specialized patient population. Conducts intake interviews of patients and/or family members to gather needed information. Makes psychosocial and diagnostic assessments and relates findings to necessary hospital staff. Counsels patients and other persons regarding diseases, treatments, social or financial situations, emotional stress and/or other problems. Acts as a liaison between patients/families and the hospital staff and other agencies. Utilizes available information to evaluate the effectiveness of services provided in producing the desired outcomes and makes adjustments in patient care are indicated. Assists in discharge planning and referrals to the community for ongoing services. Initiates the Emergency Order of Detention process as directed by the physician and attends the EOD hearings as required. Assists the patient and family with post hospital placement or transfer to post-acute care facility.
*Education: Master's Degree in Social Work and LCSW or LPC.
*License/Certification: Current License from the Oklahoma State Board of Licensed Social Workers or Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC). BLS Healthcare Provider. Obtain NCI certification within the first 90 days of employment in this position.
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