Spectrum Health Social Worker - MSW - Helen DeVos Children Hospital - Part Time in GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan

Facility: Helen DeVos Children's Hospital - GRAND RAPIDS, MI Department: Hm Hdvch - Care Management Category: Other Classification: Part-time no Benefits (A4) 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 of Social Work; Exceptions for persons without a social work degree can be made for those who have a human services degree and carry a current social work license/certification that was grandfathered prior to July 1, 2005 Licenses - Licensed (LMSW), or be eligible to pursue (LLMSW), a State of Michigan Social Work License. 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="6464b3ab6b104e34b036eb84e06b5103151"/script