Intervenes with patients who have complex psychosocial needs, require assistance with eligibility determinations for social programs and funding sources, and qualify for community assistance from a variety of special funds and agencies. Offers crisis intervention to patients and families with psychosocial needs and as part of the multidisciplinary team coordinates and facilitates the development of a discharge plan of care for high-risk patient populations.
MSW and certification as a clinical social worker with three (3) years hospital/ health care field experience. Experience in psychosocial and therapeutic counseling. Working knowledge/experience in case management, managed care and payer issues.