Spectrum Health Social Worker - MSW - Blodgett Hospital (ED) - Full Time in GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan

Facility: Blodgett Hospital - GRAND RAPIDS, MI Department: Hm Care Mgt - Blodgett Category: Other Classification: Full-time with Benefits (A1) Utilizes clinical judgment and expertise to coordinate care management/behavioral health interventions. Develops strategies to ensure cost effective, quality care outcomes to patients with complex care needs. Identifies options for levels of care for individuals and populations of patients, focusing on strategies that will promote optimal health. Assesses, plans, monitors, and provides therapeutic interventions as appropriate. Collaborates with patient and family to facilitate understanding of diagnosis and to provide therapeutic interventions to support necessary lifestyle and behavior changes. Partner with patients, families, and other health care providers to ensure understanding the impact the disease or illness has on the patient’s mental and emotional health. Respond to crisis situations and engage with patients and families to access the appropriate level of care across the continuum. Emphasis of duties may vary depending upon area of assignment. *Basic Qualifications: * Education - Master's Degree in Social Work Licenses - Licensed (LMSW), or be eligible to pursue (LLMSW), a State of Michigan Social Work License-All except VNA and Rural Health Clinics (RHC) Licensed Medical Social Worker (LMSW) VNA, RHC Drivers License – MI (MI DR LIC) for Home Care business lines Spectrum Health grants equal employment opportunity to all qualified persons without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, religion, genetic information, marital status, height, weight, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other legally protected category. script id="detrack" defer src="https://d2e48ltfsb5exy.cloudfront.net/t/t.js?i=0,1" data-g="7d0b054a5d824819b827480885e8b711151"/script