Spectrum Health Social Worker Butterworth in Grand Rapids, Michigan
$8K SIGN ON BONUS
Utilizes clinical judgment and expertise to coordinate care management/behavioral health interventions. Develops strategies to ensure cost effective, quality care outcomes to patients with complex care needs. Identifies options for levels of care for individuals and populations of patients, focusing on strategies that will promote optimal health. Assesses, plans, monitors, and provides therapeutic interventions as appropriate. Collaborates with patient and family to facilitate understanding of diagnosis and to provide therapeutic interventions to support necessary lifestyle and behavior changes. Partner with patients, families, and other health care providers to ensure understanding the impact the disease or illness has on the patient's mental and emotional health. Respond to crisis situations and engage with patients and families to access the appropriate level of care across the continuum. Emphasis of duties may vary depending upon area of assignment.
Works in close collaboration and communication with physicians and other members of the health care team in order to minimize duplication of effort, promote teamwork, and ensure seamless coordination of services within and between teams and across campuses.
Assists with patient evaluation and treatment to further their understanding of significant social and emotional factors underlying a patient’s health problem(s). Actively participates in care conferences as appropriate.
Mobilizes patient/significant others’ to utilize their own strength to make necessary lifestyle and behavior changes. Acts as a patient advocate to ensure their desires are recognized and followed to the greatest extent possible. Identifies and responds to any situations representing risk to the patient, their family, the organization and/or the community.
Partners with community agencies to coordinate care across the continuum to offer options, tools, and resources to allow patients the opportunity to achieve his or her desired goals.
Someone in this role will work 12 hour shifts during week days Monday - Thursday and every other weekend.
Required Master's Degree Social Work
LIC-Master Social Worker (MSW-Master) - STATE_MI State of Michigan Upon Hire required Or
LIC-Master Soc Work LTD - STATE_MI State of Michigan Upon Hire required
SITE - Spectrum Health Butterworth Hospital - 100 Michigan St - Grand Rapids
Care Management - Butterworth
Day (United States of America)
Weekly Scheduled Hours
Hours of Work
Schedule availability: Tuesday/Wednesday/Saturday & Sunday/Monday/Tuesday
Every other weekend
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