Community Health Systems Part-time Social Worker MSW - Senior Behavioral Health in Blue Island, Illinois

Description:

Interviews clients and their families and coordinates and plans programs and activities to meet their social and emotional needs. Provides crisis intervention and assists families in understanding the implications and complexities of the medical situation and its impact on lifestyle. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a senior case manager.

Qualifications

Education:

Graduation from an accredited school with a Master's Degree in Social Work, Counseling, Psychology and/or related field.

Experience:

Previous experience in the hospital setting preferred. Previous experience with mentally ill, geriatric population required.

Licenses/Certificates:

Current license to practice in the State of Illinois. Current BLS and CPI certification required and must remain current throughout employment.

Job: Behavioral Health

Organization: MetroSouth Medical Center

Location: IL-Blue Island

Requisition ID: 1829424