IndianapolisINRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Indianapolis jobs

Social Worker

Company: Knowledge Services
Location: Indianapolis
Posted on: May 11, 2024

Job Description:

Overview:Knowledge Services is actively seeking a Social Worker for a full-time, direct hire role with our client in Indianapolis, IN.Hybrid work schedule: Monday Friday 8-4:30 with 1-day per week working from home.Salaried position with full benefits including paid holidays, robust PTO schedule, 401K, suite of insurance coverages, tuition reimbursement, and more!Responsibilities:Social Worker Responsibilities: Participate in comprehensive clinic to assess the psychosocial needs of patients and families. Collaborate with the multidisciplinary team to establish an appropriate plan of care. Consult with providers during patient office visits or emergency situations to provide psychosocial services as needed. Educate patients and families about available community resources; act as an advocate coordinating and connecting patients with services and assistance programs. Provide therapeutic psychosocial assessment, supportive counseling, crisis intervention, monitoring via telephone, email, texting, virtual and in- person interaction in the office, home, or hospital. Contribute to the discharge planning process for hospitalized patients. Participate in events, Partners Program, camp, and other initiatives as requested. Engagement on national and regional committees as required. Monitor legislation impacting persons with chronic disorders. Communicate with outside agencies and organizations to promote services. Coordinate with billing and insurance departments to facilitate resolution of related issues and navigating Medicaid, Medicare, and disability systems, including the application and renewal processes. Occasional travel to patient homes, schools, and outreach clinics (only about 1-2 times per month).Qualifications:Social Worker Requirements: Must have a Master's degree in Social Work Minimum 3 years of experience ideally in a health care setting Must possess a valid Licensed Clinical Social Worker LCSW in the state of Indiana or a valid Licensed Social Worker LSW if currently pursuing clinical license. Valid drivers license and insured automobile requiredPreferred: Knowledge of professional social work principles, methodology, ethics and of human psychosocial development within the family, community, and culture. Knowledge of the use of therapeutic relationship to foster patient involvement. Familiarity with brief therapy theories/techniques and therapeutic process. Understanding of techniques for facilitating client motivation to change behavior. Knowledge of the social determinants of health and the impact on patients and families. Has working knowledge and experience in use of medical and mental health diagnoses, disabilities, and treatment procedures Skilled in Trauma Informed Care approach Proficient in de-escalation strategies and crisis intervention. Adept in complex case management across the lifespan. Skilled in client advocacy and public speaking. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships, resolve conflict, communicate productively with staff, and representatives of community agencies Ability to engage effectively as member of interdisciplinary health care team. Ability to identify and utilize community resources. Ability to communicate appropriately with diverse patient population. Excellent documentation skills.Knowledge Services is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.INDADMISDPDby Jobble

Keywords: Knowledge Services, Indianapolis , Social Worker, Healthcare , Indianapolis, Indiana

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Indiana jobs by following @recnetIN on Twitter!

Indianapolis RSS job feeds