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Social Worker, LCSW - Psychiatry

Social Worker, LCSW - Psychiatry

Job Description

Job Summary:

The social worker provides discharge planning, information and referral services, counseling, and the coordination of services which meet the health related needs of patients of all ages, including infant (birth to one year), pediatric (1-11 years), adolescent (12-18 years), adult (19-65 years), and geriatric (66-older), in an acute care setting.  The major functions include assessing, planning, coordinating, implementing, monitoring, educating, and evaluating care.  The social worker interacts with physicians, residents, medical students, nursing staff, staff from other departments/services involved in patient care, as well as with providers and community agency representatives.

Job Requirements


  • Master's of Social Work (MSW or MSSW) required

  • Hospital or healthcare social work experience preferred.

  • Current license in the Commonwealth of Kentucky
  • LCSW required

  • Catholic Health Initiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity EmployersCB

  • Shift:  1

  • Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period:  80

  • Weekends Required:  Occasional

  • Status:  Full Time
  • Job Snapshot

    Employment Type Full-Time
    Job Type Health Care
    Education Graduate Degree
    Experience Not Specified
    Manages Others Not Specified
    Industry Healthcare - Health Services
    Required Travel Not Specified
    Job ID 1400025015
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    Social Worker, LCSW - Psychiatry

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