Mental Health Discharge Planner - Intake
Job Summary: Gathers, collects, and disseminates information in the Intake Department. Collaborates with and contributes to the interdisciplinary team's plan of care. Identifies and utilizes appropriate resources to optimize effective, efficient referrals and placements to other inpatient facilities and outpatient discharge planning. Must be flexible and adjust well to the needs of a fast paced environment
Required Education: Bachelor's degree in social work, counseling, psychology, or other equivalent degree in a recognized mental health field.
Preferred Education: BSW/LCSWA
Required License: None
Preferred License: None
Required Experience: 3+ years experience in health care setting or local social service agency.BSW/MSW internship in hospital setting accepted.
Preferred Experience: 5+ years' hospital/healthcare social work and discharge planning experience. An equivalent combination of education and experience considered.