Completes mental health assessments, crisis evaluation and counseling and psychosocial assessment of patients, for post hospital discharge needs. Assists patients with short-term counseling and planning following medical crisis. Ensures appropriate decision makers are informed of and involved in treatment planning.
This is a casual opportunity for a LSW, LGSW, or LICSW to work at our Woodwinds Campus & St. John's locations - must be available to pick up shifts during the week, holidays, and occasional weekends.
Maintains knowledge of, and complies with, all relevant laws, regulations, policies, procedures and standards
Actively participates in creating and implementing improvements
Evaluates psychosocial information (including social, psychosocial, emotional, financial, and other related factors) to determine an appropriate action/discharge plan
Assists physician with diagnoses related to mental health and chemical dependency
Documents patient information in EHR and/or other electronic system in accordance with program standards, department policies/procedures
Assists patient/family in utilizing appropriate community resources
Performs supportive counseling to assist patient/families in adjusting to disability and illness and for realistic planning for post hospital care
Completes coding of assessments and evaluations for billing
Master's degree in Social Work from an accredited school of social work
Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) through MN board of Social Work
3 to 5 years hospital social work experience. This experience may be substituted with direct clinical experience
Knowledge of DSM IV categories and criteria
Knowledge of ICD codes related to mental health and chemical dependency disorders
Together with the University of Minnesota and University of Minnesota Physicians we have created M Health Fairview. M Health Fairview is the newly expanded collaboration among the University of Minnesota, University of Minnesota Physicians, and Fairview Health Services. The healthcare system combines the best of academic and community medicine — expanding access to world-class, breakthrough care through our 10 hospitals and 60 clinics.Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 10 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area.Its broad continuum also includes 60 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, ...Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.