Kaiser Permanente Social Worker LICSW - Care Management - (0.8 FTE, Bremerton) in Bremerton, Washington

We are seeking a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) to provide a wide range of integrated behavioral health services.

This position is Monday - Friday 8am - 4:30pm

The LICSW role is one of advocacy and liaison among patient, family, hospital and community.

LICSWs have a key role in supporting medical teams in delivering evidenced-based wellness and lifestyle management interventions to populations across the lifespan. The LICSW is responsible for psychosocial assessments, providing brief interventions and short term counseling around substance use disorders and behavioral health concerns. The LICSW collaborates and consults with the team and patient to establish patient centered plan of care. The ideal candidate will bring a strong behavioral and socioecological lens to patient care, and have demonstrated success as part of a highly adaptable, integrated healthcare team.

Education

Minimum Education Requirements

Masters DegreeMasters of Social Work (MSW).

Knowledge/Skills

Minimum Knowledge/Skills Requirements

Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Familiarity with Microsoft Office. Demonstrated success as part of a multi-disciplinary team and commitment to diversity.

Preferred Knowledge/Skills

Intermediate Knowledge of evidence based brief interventions to address behavioral health concerns. Ability to manage ongoing short term therapy caseload while also maintaining same day availability for urgent behavioral health needs.Basic knowledge of psychiatric medications. Familiarity with EPIC or other electronic charting systems.

Experience

Minimum Experience Requirements

4yearsprevious social work experience

Preferred Experience

4yearsPost-Masters experience preferably in health care, 1 year integrated behavioral health experience.

License/Certifications

Minimum License/Certifications Requirements

At time of hire Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) for MSW in Delivery System Operations.

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.

COMPANY: KAISER

TITLE: Social Worker LICSW - Care Management - (0.8 FTE, Bremerton)

LOCATION: Bremerton, Washington

REQNUMBER: 180549-KPWA

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.