Provides triage, assessment, determination of appropriateness
for admission or referral, treatment, education, utilization,
provision of resource information and disposition planning to
patients and families, in particular those patients with mental
health, psychiatric and substance abuse diagnoses.
Work Schedule: Full Time Days
- Develops individualized treatment plans, provides care/case
management and directs appropriate disposition. Supports all
activities with appropriate documentation.
- Provides group and individual counseling services using
accepted psychotherapeutic models and interventions, including
integrative healthcare options. Assesses, collaborates and
coordinates patient's care and discharge planning needs and
readiness for discharge with colleagues in Care Management and
Medical Social Work and other members of the care team.
- Coordinates psychosocial care as needed with third parties and
community agencies. Initiates psychiatric holds and Emergency
Commitments as appropriate. Responds to referrals, incidents, or
problems, provides coverage as assigned, assists staff with cases
- May verify benefits and supports financial counseling. Orients
patients and their families to the requirements, policies, and
goals of the proposed treatment program. May provide clinical
supervision for LCSW, LCSW candidates, LSW; as well as MSW, MFT,
PC, and other students and support staff in relevant disciplines as
- Withinscope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive
judgement and theability to work with minimal supervision. Must be
able to work in afast-paced environment and take appropriate
- Minimum Required Education: Master's degree in Social
- Required Licensure/Certification: State licensure as a Licensed
Clinical Social Worker (LCSW).
- Minimum Experience: None Required.
This position's pay range starts at: $27.61/hour.
An annual bonus may be paid to eligible employees based upon
organizational and individual performance.
UCHealth offers their employees a competitive and comprehensive
total rewards package. Some of the many benefits included in this
package are full medical, dental and vision coverage; retirement
plans; paid time off; employer-paid life and disability insurance
with additional buy-up coverage options; tuition and continuing
education reimbursement; and a full suite of voluntary benefits
such as identity theft protection and pet insurance. Our employees
and their family members have full access to our Employee
Assistance Program, which includes up to 5 free counseling visits
and work/life solutions, such as one free legal consultation. In
addition, other emotional counseling support is available depending
upon their need.
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