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Medical Social Worker/ Psychiatric, Senior Adult Unit, per diem

Job ID 144304 Date posted 08/04/2017
Job Description

Responsibilities include: Psychosocial assessment, group facilitation, supportive counseling and discharge planning for adult, geriatric, pediatric, med/surg population. May include maternity, special care nursery, oncology, critical care, emergency department coverage with potential for focus on psychiatric care planning and/or young parent program (groups, teach curriculum, case work).


At least one year related experience. Must be able to lead groups, teach curriculum, triage crisis, coordinate with collateral agencies. Experience with protective services, child welfare, long term care, crisis intervention, chronic illness, hospice care as well as potential for psychiatric disposition planning.


A candidate will have successfully completed a Master's degree in Social Work


Current Massachusetts License in Social Work Scheduled Hours Per diem, day time providing groups, 1-2 hours per week.
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