Develops, implements, evaluates supervises and manages all aspects of hospital-based and outpatient behavioral health & substance abuse social work programs to ensure quality services through efficient use of hospital resources and in accordance with hospital policies and procedures, discharge/aftercare planning and liaisons with community resources.
Responsible for oversight of and provides supervision to non licensed Social Workers and intern. Responsible for documentation of individual and group family therapy with final endorsement authorization.
As needed, provides social work and case management services for patients throughout the facility.
Completes psychosocial assessments, discharge/aftercare planning, assists in the development of
treatment plans and liaisons with community resources. Provides case management to assigned
patients and provides group, family and individual therapy as prescribed.
Builds relationships with the behavioral health community through referral development and
marketing contacts. Identifies behavioral health needs in the communities the hospital
serves and works collaboratively with senior management in program development to meet
these needs for the same program.
Provides direct supervision and clinical oversight for social work services.