UCHealth Social Worker CM in Colorado Springs, Colorado
Investigates, assesses, and plans interventions to help patients cope with social, emotional, economic, and environmental problems.
Work Schedule: PRN Days
Interviews and assesses patients and/or patient's family, caregivers, and/or legal representatives.
Determines, prioritizes, provides and/or arranges for needed internal and external services/interventions. Participates in case reviews to evaluate case management and progress. Consults with healthcare team members to promote, monitor, and evaluate compliance with patient's treatment plan.
Assists with discharge planning and processes. Identifies appropriate resources, including transportation, housing, healthcare, and social/spiritual services, and provides referrals as part of the discharge plan.
Supervises and/or trains new staff, students, and interns.
Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgement and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and take appropriate action.
Master's degree in Social Work.
State licensure as Licensed Social Worker (LSW).
Minimum Experience: None Required.
Preferred: Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW).
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