Social Worker-MSW (FT Days - Case Management - Bloomington)
Company: Bloomington Hospital
Posted on: September 22, 2022
Overview We are looking for team members who are passionate
about challenging and significant work for the good of every
patient. We are searching for individuals who are compassionate,
serve with a purpose, are dedicated to supporting their team, and
who seek excellence every day. IU Health Bloomington hospital is
looking for a full-time days Social Worker to join their team. The
Social Worker will be responsible for: Adjustment to illness,
safety concerns, living situation, support system, financial needs,
Advance care planning: Health Care Representative (HCR),
determining NOK/medical decision maker, POST, OOHDNR, adoptions,
POA or guardianship
Code status/end-of-life support discussion and support, terminal
wean, hospice, crisis/trauma brief support
Department of Children's Services/Adult Protective Services
involvement, Domestic violence
Assess substance use desire to change, referrals and resources, at
times assist with discharge planning if going to substance use
Mental health support: adjustment to illness, provide brief support
for mental health needs and facilitate referrals as appropriate
Determination of 72 hour hold/emergency detention expiration Sound
like a perfect match? Apply now - we can't wait to hear from you!
The Social Worker effectively communicates and collaborates with
all members of the health care team to facilitate the episode of
care so the patient receives services in a safe and timely manner,
and the patient and family are provided all necessary resources and
education. Interprets and communicates complex patient/family needs
and role models caring practices to other caregivers. Assess
patients' and families' psychosocial risk factors through
evaluation of prior functioning levels, appropriateness and
adequacy of support systems, reaction to illness, and ability to
cope. Counsels patients and families regarding emotional, social,
and financial consequences of illness and/or disability; accesses
and mobilizes family/community resources to meet identified needs.
Provides mental health assessments of patients upon physician
referral. Provides therapeutic intervention to facilitate complex
discharge planning. Serves as the point person in child
abuse/neglect, adult/elderly abuse/neglect, institutional abuse,
and domestic violence. Serves as liaison between Indiana University
Health and state and county child and adult protective teams.
Provides intervention in guardianship (temporary/permanent), foster
care, adoption, and mental health level II placements.
--- Master's Degree in Social Work required.
--- CPI (Non-Violent Crisis Intervention) certification
--- Permanent LSW licensure required, LCSW licensure preferred.
--- Requires relevant health care, mental health or community-based
--- Requires knowledge of the impact of the disease process and of
human behavior to provide psychosocial assessments, short-term
therapeutic counseling, and crisis intervention to patients,
families and staff.
--- Requires knowledge of state and county adult and child
protective legal mandates.
--- Requires knowledge of the principles of growth and development
over the life span.
--- Maintains principles, practices and techniques of crisis
intervention and de-escalation techniques.
--- Develop and maintain strong working relationships with the
community, medical teams, law enforcement, APS/CPS, schools,
probation and other agencies as indicated.
--- Requires proficiency in Microsoft Excel and Word.
---0-3 years of Medical Social Work experience required.
Keywords: Bloomington Hospital, Bloomington , Social Worker-MSW (FT Days - Case Management - Bloomington), Executive , Bloomington, Indiana
Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!