Hallmark Health Social Worker LICSW in Medford, Massachusetts

Social Worker LICSW

Department:Managed Care, 400 Unicorn Park, Woburn, MA

Schedule:Full time

Shift:Day shift

Req #:7891

Hours:37.5 hours/week

Job Details: CLINICAL LICSW SOCIAL WORKER Responsible for clinical consultation for identified Hallmark Health patients.. The Social Worker is a key member of the team, providing psychiatric and psychosocial mental health services for high risk, medically complex patients. The Clinical Social Worker is involved in assessment and triage of patients and families, to ensure appropriate evaluation and intervention. Social work interventions may include psycho-education, coaching and support to assist high risk patients in improved self-management. Clinical evaluation may be conducted by the social worker independently or in collaboration with other members of the care team. The Social Worker may provide direct treatment to patients and families or may consult to the treating clinicians in psychiatry, psychology and other disciplines. The process will require meeting with patients in their homes, PCP practices, or other settings such as nursing homes when needed. The role requires strong clinical skills and solid experience collaborating with interdisciplinary care teams including primary care practices. MSW and LICSW required as well as successful track record in engaging high risk populations preferred.