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AdventHealth Behavioral Health Licensed Clinical Social Worker/Therapist Relief in Shawnee, Kansas


Behavioral Health Licensed Clinical Social Worker/Therapist Relief Relief AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Location Address: 9100 W. 74th Street, Mission, KS 66204

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

  • Received Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in January 2019

  • Providing faith-based, whole person care to Kansas City since 1962

  • Excellent health benefits, an onsite child care center and fitness facility

  • Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education

  • Employee Referral Program

  • Largest health care provider in Johnson County with three campuses

Work Hours/Shift

  • On call shifts are 5pm to 12am 7 days a week

  • Weekends also add two time slots for on-call: 8am to 12pm; 12pm to 5pm

  • Relief works can cover any open shift vacated by illness, vacation, etc.

You Will Be Responsible For:

• Conducts comprehensive assessments to include risk assessment and establishes therapy treatment objectives

• Provides referrals for patients within the agency and community

• Administers individual, family, and group therapy sessions

• Documents therapy observations and maintains records, while adhering to confidentiality protocols

• Evaluates patient progress and therapy intervention effectiveness

• Provides patients information about community resources and therapeutic activities

• Works directly with patients, family members, physicians, and community providers to ensure collaborative and continuous care

• Maintains solid clinical skills including knowledge of DSM-IV-TR and DSM-5, community resources, process of payor source identification, and short-term intervention strategies

• Evaluate patient data, develops and implements a treatment plan for the patient

• Responsible for performing psychosocial assessments on patients to determine social service needs, diagnosis and treatment plan. The assessment to be completed within 60 hours of admission

• Identify and intervene for suspected abuse, including sensitivity to age specific concerns

• Participate in the multidisciplinary treatment team meetings, providing clinical input

• Formulates discharge plan in collaboration with the multidisciplinary treatment team, the patient and the family. Assure outpatient appointments are scheduled upon inpatient discharge

• Coordinates the continuum of care of patients between Behavioral Health Programs

• Demonstrate working knowledge of the involuntary commitment process

• Opt-In participation in Emergency Notification System as applicable to facility

• Performs other duties as assigned


What You Will Need:

• Ability to gather individual patient assessment data, including individualized treatment plans, and referrals

• Ability to analyze and assess data, techniques, methodology, equipment operations, and quality control to ensure that information is obtained and presented accurately

• Ability to master educational, counseling, and administrative principles, theories, techniques, and practices

• Ability to work collaboratively as a dynamic treatment team member

• Basic computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office

• Must be able to read, write and speak conversational English

• Suggest and participate in process improvement opportunities in the performance of duties

• One year of experience in a healthcare setting

• Licensed in Kansas

• Formal De-escalation Training – must be obtained within 90 days of employment (required)

Conducts themselves in a calm and collected manner at all times

• Demonstrates patient/customer focused, compassionate behavior

• Takes responsibility for decisions, actions and results, and delivers on commitments

• Cooperates and collaborates with team members and others

• Complies with the Corporate Institutional Policies, Procedures, and Guidelines

• Demonstrates compliance with all federal, state and local laws; rules and government

• Demonstrates effective communication skills with all team members, patients/customers and families

  • BLS card through the American Heart Association

Job Summary:

Provides behavioral health therapy services.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Nursing

Organization: AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Schedule: Per Diem

Shift: 3 - Night

Travel: AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Req ID: 21027431

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.