Social Worker (LCSW) - Bariatrics
Company: Hartford HealthCare
Posted on: November 26, 2022
Description Job Schedule: Full Time
Standard Hours: 40
Job Shift: Shift 1
Shift Details: Mon-Fri
Work where -every moment -matters.
Every day, almost 30,000 Hartford HealthCare employees come to work
with one thing in common: Pride in what we do, knowing every moment
matters here. We invite you to become part of Connecticut's most
comprehensive healthcare network. -
Hartford HealthCare Medical Group is one of the largest medical
practices in New England with multiple locations throughout
Connecticut and Rhode Island. We consist of a team of professionals
ranging from Medical Assistants to Physician Assistants and
everything in between. Our physician led medical group enjoys an
excellent reputation with patients and the medical community,
offering primary care, urgent care and more than 30 different
Provide complex social work services as a member of an
interprofessional team; care that is informed by comprehensive
biopsychosocial-spiritual assessment, intervention and treatment. -
Demonstrates strong advocacy skills; Requires activated and engaged
social worker exerting discretionary effort. - Values holistic
patient-centered and family-focused care. Will work effectively on
a complex interprofessional team. Maintains ethical principles and
professional standards of practice in adherence to NASW Code of
Ethics. The social worker is a part of the health care team and
establishes and maintains a relationship with community agencies,
has a working knowledge of community and financial resources, and
assists with appropriate agency referrals and short and long-term
planning as needed.
- Develops individualized treatment plans and provides
individual, family and group psychotherapy.
- Independently provides ongoing assessment, including gathering
comprehensive information to use in developing interventions and
- Provides case management/ discharge planning to patients and
families as appropriate.
- Independently implements intervention and treatment plans that
promote client well-being and ensure a continuum of care. Planning
shall be based on a comprehensive, culturally competent assessment
with interdisciplinary input.
- Optimize client functioning through case management that
facilitates collaboration among providers to address the client's
biomedical and psychosocial needs to better provide efficient,
appropriate, and beneficial health care services to a client with
Qualifications Travel required to multiple sites within the
- Hold a master's degree from a social work program accredited by
the Council on Social Work Education.
- One to two years LCSW work experience in a healthcare
- Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) required
Knowledge, Skills and Ability Requirements:
- Demonstrated competencies relative to scope of practice
requirements of LCSW statute
- Knowledge of Connecticut Social Work Law for mandated reporting
for child abuse and neglect; and mandated reporting for Elderly and
Mental retardation. - -
- Maintain confidentiality and appropriate safeguards for the
privacy and confidentiality of patient information.
- Demonstrate a working knowledge of current theory and practice
and integrate such information into practice. Maintain dedication
to ongoing review of best practices and integrate such practices
into clinical work.
We take great care of careers.
With locations around the state, Hartford HealthCare offers
exciting opportunities for career development and growth. Here, you
are part of an organization on the cutting edge - helping to bring
new technologies, breakthrough treatments and community education
to countless men, women and children. We know that a thriving
organization starts with thriving employees-- we provide a
competitive benefits program designed to ensure work/life balance.
Every moment matters. And this is -your moment.
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