NYU Langone Hospital - Brooklyn is a full-service teaching hospital and Level I trauma center located in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. The hospital is central to a comprehensive network of affiliated ambulatory and outpatient practices, and serves as NYU Langone Health's anchor for healthcare access, growth, and delivery in the entire borough. Learn more about NYU Langone Hospital - Brooklyn.
Position Summary: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a per diem Social Worker in the Behavioral Health clinic located at 514 49th Street, Sunset Park, Brooklyn.
The clinical social worker will be assigned to see patients and provide a wide-array of clinical services including individual, group, family psychotherapy and case management.
-Demonstrates effective planning and organizational skills to manage scheduling prioritize responsibilities and preparing for deadlines. -Demonstrates interest and a positive response to feedback in areas related to improvement in job duties -Provides a prompt response to both email and in-person requests from supervisors administrative leadership and the Quality Assurance Team. -Reports incidents and serious events to a supervisor or administration in a timely manner. -Provides outreach and engagement on a timely basis and commensurate to level of risk. -Performs Suicide/Violence Risk Assessments and Safety Plans monthly or as needed in accordance with clinic policy. -Is able to identify risk factors for suicide/ violence and responds appropriately. -Attends professional conferences and trainings to enhance clinical skills. -Seeks out supervisor for assistance on difficult clinical situations when necessary and as appropriate. -Responds in a timely manner with the supervisor's recommendations stated on the weekly chart review tools in order to correct identified deficiencies related to OMH and JCAHO compliance standards. -Develops initial and treatment plan reviews two weeks before due date and involves clients in the individualized treatment-planning process. -Completes all documentation in compliance with clinic hospital and regulatory agency standards (i.e., Safe Act reporting completion of progress notes). Please specify the areas that might need improvement: -Monitor's patient appropriately commensurate with the level of risk. -Able to provide case management (assess and refer clients to educational vocational housing services other resources and support systems) when indicated. -Attends required meetings and is responsible for follow-up of directives given at meetings. -Maintains productivity level. -Reports child abuse/neglect when indicated. -Requests consultation when necessary from treatment team psychiatrist or nurse practitioner. -Involves family and or/significant others when indicated in order to provide comprehensive care. -Performs thorough treatment and crisis intervention. -Demonstrates knowledge and skill required to provide accurate assessments and diagnosis. -Performs thorough initial and ongoing assessments of patients at intake and/or during the course of treatment. -Demonstrates knowledge and skills necessary to provide care based on physical psychosocial educational safety and age-related criteria pertinent to the patients served in his/her assigned area.
Masters Degree in Social Work (MSW)
Current NYS Social Work License and Registration (LMSW or LCSW)
Prior behavioral health experience working in an outpatient setting is highly preferred
Previous experience working with children and adolescents
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU Langone Hospital - Brooklyn provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.
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