Leads the clinical planning, implementation and evaluation process. Provides therapy for patients and their families including but not limited to group therapy, both psychological group and/or psycho-educational group, individual therapy group and family therapy group. Involved also in in the psychosocial assessment, treatment planning, discharge planning and placement. Performs specific interventions for patients with behavioral and psychiatric illness. Maintains clean and orderly patient care areas, equipment and supplies. May be needed to work beyond the regular tour of duty or in another patient care unit as assigned by department director or nurse manager. Conduct group with adult and geriatric patient populations. Performs psychosocial assessments in a timely manner. Completes Baker Act forms in a timely manner. Maintains a therapeutic milieu.
Position Qualification: (Training, Education, Experience, Skills and Abilities)
Masters degree in social work, psychology, mental health counseling or marital family.
Two years experience in an acute behavioral health care setting preferred.
Effective oral and written communication skills in the English language.
Visual and hearing senses must be adequate to detect changes in human psychologocical and physiological condition.
Able to perform effectively in a fast paced, stressful environment.
Valid Florida license as an LCSW, LMHC or LMFT.
Current American Heart Association BLS card
Current Crisis Prevention Institute(CPI) card.
Job: Therapy and Rehabilitation
Primary Location: Hialeah, Florida
Facility: Palmetto General Hospital
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 1905039997
About Palmetto General Hospital
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.