Social Worker CD PHP

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Arlington, TX US
Job ID:
Area of Interest:
Social Services
Job Type:
Full Time
Texas Health Arlington Memorial

Required minimum education:
Master’s Degree in Social Work or Behavioral Science

Required minimum experience: Two years psychiatric experience

Required license/certification: LMSW, LPC, LMFT, CPR within 30 days of hire

Required skills (if applicable): MAB within 30 days of hire

Participates in providing effective and cost efficient quality program services. Works to continuously improve quality of service programs. Maintains
accurate and complete billing and accounting records. Understands and adheres to regulations and to accreditation standards. Maintains and enhances
knowledge and skill in psychiatric and chemical dependency treatment
Participates in the assessment of patients. Conducts psychosocial assessments to determine patient's and family's level of functioning to implement
effective treatment, and to plan appropriate discharge disposition. Conducts PASR screenings as needed.
Evaluates and maintains focus on patient safety at all levels of care
Assesses substance use and history to plan appropriate level of care, interventions, and referrals
Provides individual, family, and group psychotherapy and counseling utilizing modalities consistent with Springwood philosophy
Conducts unstructured individual, family, and group therapy as scheduled or ordered by physician to address goals identified on patient treatment plan
Provides didactic group therapy as scheduled and assigned
Adapts treatment to reflect age-specific, developmental and cultural considerations
Demonstrates competence with adolescent treatment
Demonstrates competency with cognitive behavioral therapy
Assists with the development and documentation of comprehensive treatment plans for each patient
Identifies realistic, appropriate, and individualized goals for patients care
Plans care to meet treatment plan goals
Produces documentation that supports the treatment plan and meets regulatory requirements
Coordinates care with treatment team and patient
Orients patients to programs and unit guidelines
Maintains professional accountability
Maintains and enhances counseling skills
Serves as patient advocate
Complies with personnel policies, i.e. Attendance Policy, Dress Code, Social Work Licensure Practice Act, etc.
Recognizes and communicates ethical and legal concerns through established channels of communication
Provides and accepts constructive feedback in a calm, respectful manner
Provides discharge planning consistent with patient's level of functioning and biopsychosocial needs
Assists and educates patient and families with identifying appropriate transition plans
Provides information on resources available based on identified patient needs
Collaborates with treatment team and physician to establish and facilitate discharge plan
Coordinates referrals and transfers with providers, community agencies, EAPs, payor source, and Springwood staff
Obtains discharge plan orders as indicated
Documents transition as appropriate for program
Participates as a treatment team member
Coordinates patient care with other disciplines
Builds professional relationships with peers, customers, and supervisors
Offers assistance, preceptorship, and supervision to other staff and students
Maintains rapport and confidence of physicians
Adapts to changes in workload and shift assignments to meet changing needs of the patients or programs
Maintains productivity
Demonstrates positive, constructive communications

Required license/certification: LMSW, LPC, LMFT, LCSW
CPR within 30 days of hire
Required skills (if applicable): Management of Assaultive Behaviors (MAB)/CPI) within 30 days of hire

Entity Information:
Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital, a 369-bed acute-care, full-service medical center has been serving Arlington and the surrounding communities since 1958. Hospital services include comprehensive cardiac care, women’s services, neurosciences, cancer services, orthopedics, emergency services and an advanced imaging center. Texas Health Arlington Memorial has over 1,600 employees, 250 volunteers and 630 physicians on its medical staff. We invite you to join us in furthering your career and our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence. For more information, visit
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