Henrico Doctors' Hospital (Parham Campus), a 200 bed acute care facility is located in the upbeat, West End area of Richmond, minutes from the historic University of Richmond campus and a short drive from the beautiful outdoor mall, Short Pump Town Center. Parham Hospital is a Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) facility, making it a very reputable and secure organization to work with. HCA is one of the largest healthcare systems throughout the U.S, where healthcare employment opportunities are almost endless!
Parham Doctor's Hospital Awards and Recognitions:
Healthgrades 100 Best Hospitals in America for Orthopedic Surgery & Joint Replacement
These distinctions put Parham Doctors' Hospital in the top 5% of more than 4,500 hospitals nationwide
The Joint Commission awarded the Orthopedic Program the Gold Seal of Approval for hip replacement, knee replacement and spinal fusion
SPECIFIC ELEMENTS AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
Provides initial and ongoing psychosocial assessments for patients/families having complex psychosocial needs. Ensures patient is progressing towards desired outcomes and identifies and resolves barriers that hinder effective patient care.
Collaborates with the health care team and develops treatment goals and plans intervention that assist the patient and family to resolve psychosocial concerns that may arise as a result of psychiatric illnesses, engagement in high risk social behaviors (i.e. substance abuse), limited finances and/or physical disabilities.
Provides crisis and supportive counseling to enhance the patient's and family's problem solving and coping skills.
Participates in the therapeutic process by conducting psychotherapy group and individual therapy for patients as well as patient families.
Collaborates with community agencies to provide services to assist with housing, financial, transportation, psychosocial, educational, home health, and home medical equipment needs of patients/families post discharge. Ensures every patient has discharge appointments set at discharge and discharge planning is started at admission.
Documents assessments, treatment goals, interventions, outcomes, and discharge plans in the patient's medical record congruent with departmental policies.
Maintains current knowledge of trends related to medical and psychiatric social work health care issues through attendance and active participation in continuing education and professional organizations.
Conduct intake screening assessments for the program on medical floors of the hospital as well as the Emergency Room. Consult with the physician for disposition of patient.
1 year of experience required. Can include a graduate level practicum. The experience must be focused in the area of inpatient hospitalization, partial hospitalization, crisis prevention, or outpatient practice.
3 years of experience working directly with outpatient psychiatric care patients in addition to having medical social work or counseling knowledge is preferred.
Master's Degree from an accredited social work or counseling program
Licensed in the State of Virginia
BLS (American Heart) prior to hire is required
CPI (Crisis Prevention Institute) within 30 days of hire is required
Licensed Social Worker or Licensed Professional Counselor who is approved by the state of Virginia to do supervision for unlicensed, masters prepared social workers or counselors is preferred
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