HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in Orem, Utah
The Licensed Clinical Social Worker is responsible for over seeing and providing social service functions for the Hospital, and provides resources for inpatients and outpatients. Maintains performance improvement activities within the department and participates in process improvement activities. Acts as chairperson of the Bioethics Committee.
Responsible to perform psychosocial assessments on high-risk patients to determine social service and discharge planning needs; always documents assessments.
Maintains current knowledge of resources available within the community. Maintains supply of resource materials to be distributed to patients when needed. Is able to obtain other resources as needed.
Accurately determines type of assistance/setting/resources necessary for the patient/family and provides appropriate resources/assistance/list of facilities. Makes appropriate arrangements.
Ability to communicate with physician regarding social service and discharge planning needs of the patient. Assists the physician to facilitate post-hospital care.Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or related field of study, Master’s degree preferred. Must be Licensed Social Service Worker with the State ofUtah.
Title: Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
Location: Utah-Orem-Timpanogos Regional Hospital
Requisition ID: 06042-32466