Desert Parkway Behavioral Healthcare Hospital is currently looking for a full-time LCSW to join our team. This position is a member of a multi-disciplinary team who provides group therapy, discharge planning, treatment planning, psychosocial/social assessments, and individual therapy and/or family therapy to patients and their families.
Responsible for performing psychosocial assessments on all patients to determine social service needs, diagnosis and plan of care.
Evaluates Patient data, develops and implements a plan of care for the patient.
Participates in weekly plan of care for each patient; works cooperatively as a member of the interdisciplinary treatment team; Completes progress notes and discharge plans in a timely fashion.
Ensures compliance with all treatment plan requirements including weekly review and updates with the patient (indicated by patient signatures, initials and dates that each review is completed.)
Consistently arranges for an appropriate discharge plan for the patient including follow-up with a psychiatrist (if on meds), therapist and any housing or residential needs as recommended by the psychiatrist.
Appropriately utilizes established resources to assist in completing case management duties independently.
When appropriate completes the Housing and Residential Needs form for all patients who require assistance with housing at discharge.
Documents treatment provided to patients in their medical record based on established case management guidelines.
Complies with Desert Parkway Behavioral Healthcare Hospital’s and all regulatory agency policies & procedures.
Current State of Nevada LSCW licensure required
One (1) year of inpatient clinical work with exzperience in diagnosis, psychotherapy and assessment based treatment planning
Experience with therapeutic limit-setting or an understanding of level systems or other behavior management modalities helpful
Strong experience in assessment/intake, consultation, case management, crisis intervention and treatment skills in an inpatient or partial hospitalization environment.
Send resume or CV to Karen Birmingham at firstname.lastname@example.org