University of Utah Health Licensed Clinical Social Worker or
Clinical Mental Health Counselor (LCSW or CMHC) - Emergency
Department, South Jordan Health Center, PRN Hours in SOUTH JORDAN ,
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The Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) or Clinical Mental
Health Counselor (CMHC) in this position provides professional
counseling services of a preventative and developmental nature
through direct consultation with patients. Therapy activities
include individual, group and couples counseling. The incumbent
develops program criteria for area of specialization such as
couples or addictive behavior counseling. This position may be
responsible for supervising the work of Social Workers, Interns or
Position will provide support both in-person and via
Evaluates patients through interviews and psychosocial
assessments in order to establish and develop treatment plans and
treatment goals in conjunction with the licensed treatment
Administers approved counseling which involves social work
assessments, counseling and/or treatment to patients, families or
Identifies and provides outreach in the form of information and
referrals for community resources to patients and families such as
shelter, transportation, future treatment plans and financial
Develops and provides stress management/wellness treatment plans
for inpatient and outpatient populations.
May perform some Case Management duties.
Knowledge / Skills / Abilities
Ability to communicate verbally as well as in writing.
Ability to work independently and provide individual, group and
Ability to oversee the activities of Social Workers, Interns and
other caseworkers in their area.
Ability to assess data regarding the patient's status and
provide care as described in the department's policies and
Ability to assist patients and their families with
post-treatment adjustments including but not limited to working
closely with local, state and federal agencies to ensure the
patient receives the appropriate assistance.
Two years directly related experience.
Experience with conflict resolution when counseling individuals,
couples and groups.
Current RQI Healthcare Provider eCredential through the
University of Utah Health RQI system. The eCredential is to be
obtained within 30 days of hire.
One of the following
Current Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) certificate for
clinical practice in the State of Utah.
Current license to practice as a Clinical Mental Health
Counselor (CMHC) in the State of Utah.
* Additional license requirements as determined by the hiring
- Experience working with community resources, instructing and
supervising Social Workers, Interns and other caseworkers.
Working Conditions and Physical Demands
Employee must be able to meet the following requirements with or
without an accommodation.
- This position involves intermediate work that may exert up to
50 pounds and may consistently require lifting, carrying, pushing,
pulling or otherwise moving objects while providing patient care to
those requiring psychiatric care.
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accommodations in the application process will be provided to
individuals with disabilities. The University of Utah Health Care
is committed to diversity in its workforce. Women and minorities
are encouraged to apply.
Requisition Number 44070
Employment Type PRN
Work Schedule variable
Location Name South Jordan Health Center
Patient Care? Yes
City SOUTH JORDAN
Department UNI CST 93F CLINICAL ASSESSMNT
Category Behavioral Health
The University of Utah Health Care is an Affirmative Action/Equal
Opportunity employer. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in
the application process will be provided to individuals with
disabilities. The University of Utah Health Care is committed to
diversity in its workforce. Women and minorities are encouraged to