Inpatient Unit Social Worker in Pierceton, IN at Bowen Center 

Date Posted: 9/7/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The individual in this position provides pertinent social work services to clients hospitalized on a 16-bed acute, unlocked psychiatric hospital.  Communication and negotiation skills are essential.

Responsibilities:

  • Document the treatment plan content agreed upon by the treatment team.
  • Assist administrative office staff to obtain payment for services.
  • Facilitate cost-effective transfer/discharge.
  • Participate in utilization management initiatives and attend Utilization Management Committee meetings.
  • Complete all documents within required time frames.
  • Recommend changes in social services forms and procedures.

           

Job Requirements

Education: BSW or higher social work degree.

Experience: Two (2) or more years of clinical experience in the mental health field or in hospital social work.