Intermountain Healthcare Social Worker-Clinical - Child Psych Outpatient - Primary Children's Wasatch Canyons Campus in Taylorsville, Utah

Job ID:213204
Greater Salt Lake area

About Us

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Job Description

Utilize clinical expertise to perform psychosocial assessments, develop and implement plans of care appropriate care team, assess crisis situations to appropriately provide needed resources and or referrals for the patient, and to provide family and individual treatment as indicated. Works collaboratively with patients, patient's significant other, families, healthcare providers, insurers, community resources and all other involved parties.

Essential Job Duties

  • Assess the patient's medical history, mental health history, and current presentation to understand the patient's needs from treatment.
  • Diagnose and treat various mental, emotional and behavioral disorders.
  • Develop a plan of care either individually or with input from the patient, patient family/significant others, physicians and other members of the healthcare team.
  • Modify care plans to reflect changes in the patient's status.
  • Refer patients to other services to improve their well-being. These referrals may include community services, treatment programs, support groups, psychiatrists, or other mental health providers.
  • Properly documents pertinent information in regard to the patient's plan of care.
  • Work with the multi-disciplinary team to develop a discharge plan in order to provide further care, services, and referrals in order to ensure continuity of care.
  • Comply with federal, state, local and clinical program/facility standards.
  • Act within the scope of the Mental Health Practice Act.

Posting Specifics

  • Entry Rate: Based on Experience
  • Benefits Eligible: Yes
  • Department: Child Psych Outpatient
  • Additional Details: We have a Full Time - 40 hour a week Clinical Social Worker or Clinical Mental Health Coordinator position open located at our Wasatch Canyons Campus in Taylorsville

Minimum Requirements

  • Master's Degree in Social Work or Clinical Mental Health Counseling from an accredited institution. Degree will be verified.
  • Current State Licensure as LCSW or CMHC.
  • Computer Skills, i.e., email, word processing.
  • Excellent communication skills; verbal and written.

Physical Requirements

  • Hearing/Listening, Manual Dexterity, Seeing, Sitting, Speaking, Walking, Standing.

Preferred Requirements

  • Experience with patients, families and treatment team.

Please Note

All positions subject to close without notice. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Additional Details:

Working Hours 40

Primary Work Location Wasatch Canyons Camp

Expertise Family Services / Mental Health

Job Type Full Time

Location US-UT-Taylorsville