Clinical Social Worker - Remote (Travel Required)

FL

Posted: 01/21/19 Employment Type: 3 months Contract To Hire Industry: Healthcare Job Number: WCG1JP0000

Locations             : Remote (Travel Required)

Duration              : 3 Months Contract to Hire

 

Description:

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Education

A Master's Degree in Social Work (MSW) Required

 

Work Experience

2+ years of experience in relevant social work and/or health care experience with client care coordination responsibilities (preferably in long-term care) Required

Other Experience in a managed care environment Required

Must have a minimum of two (2) years’ experience in Pediatrics Required

 

Licenses and Certifications

Licensed Social Worker (LSW) LSW. LCSW. LMHC. LPC. LMFT. PsyD Required

Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) Required

Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) Required

Licensed Marital and Family Therapist (LMFT) Required

Other PsyD Required

 

JOB SUMMARY

Coordinates the socio economic needs and service of selected member populations across the continuum of illness. Interviews. coordinates and plans activities and behavioral routines to meet the social and medical needs of members and their families.

May manages members with severe mental illness who have high rates of behavioral health utilization and/or severe psychosocial vulnerability.

Provides support and/or intervention and assists members in understanding the implications and complexities of their current medical situation and/or overall personal care.

May assumes a behavioral health leadership role within the interdisciplinary team to achieve optimal clinical and resource outcomes. Works with the Case Management to assess. plan. implement. coordinate. monitor. and evaluate services and outcomes to maximize the health of the Member.

 

Key Duties and Responsibilities

Participates in and supports developed care plans for members with high level acuity needs utilizing social service expertise to evaluate the members need for alternative services and third party needs.

Outreaches to members telephonically and/or in-person and coordinates member's case management services.

Interacts continuously with members. family. physician(s). and other resources to determine appropriate behavioral action needed to address/support medical needs. Reviews benefits options. researches community resources. coordinates services. trains/creates behavioral routines and enables members to be active participants in their own healthcare.

Provides telephone follow-up to ensure members have seen their PCP and are completing their treatment plan or preventive care services a defined by the PCP or guidelines.

Coordinates community resources with emphasis on the development of natural support system. Coordinates benefits. regulations. laws and public entitlement programs.

Acts as a liaison and member advocate between the member/family. physician and facilities/agencies. Assists in obtaining benefits for members through community resources when benefits are exhausted or not available.

May manage members with severe mental illness who have high rates of behavioral health utilization and/or severe psychosocial vulnerability. Acts as team SME in order to achieve optimal clinical and resource outcomes.

Performs other duties as assigned.

 

Skills

Ability to work independently Ability to work independently. handle multiple assignments and prioritize workload Intermediate

Ability to multi-task Intermediate

Demonstrated time management and priority setting skills Intermediate

Demonstrated interpersonal/verbal communication skills Communicates effectively in person and by phone Intermediate

Ability to create. review and interpret treatment plans Ability to create. review and interpret treatment plans Intermediate

Other Advanced ability to communicate on any level required to meet the demands of the position Advanced

 

Technology

Microsoft Outlook Proficient in Microsoft Office including Outlook. Word and Excel Intermediate Required

Microsoft Word Knowledge of or the ability to learn company approved software such as EMMA. CRMS. Peradigm. InterQual. Sidewinder and other software in order to perform job duties Intermediate Required

Microsoft Excel Intermediate Required

Other Knowledge of or the ability to learn company approved software such as EMMA. CRMS. Peradigm. InterQual. Sidewinder and other software in order to perform job duties. Intermediate Required

 

Locations:

Tampa, FL: 200 Waters Ave, Tampa, FL 33604 is the Welcome Room address where they get meet people outside of their homes. They will be working remotely and traveling to members’ homes all throughout Tampa, FL. They will either meet in the Welcome room at the member's homes.

 

Orlando, FL: Hiawassee Plaza 6801-E W. Colonial Dr Orlando, FL 32818 is the Welcome Room address where they get meet people outside of their homes. They will be working remotely and traveling to members’ homes all throughout Orlando, FL. They will either meet in the Welcome room at the member's homes. We will be setting up a call for this job. We have a number of these coming out all through FL.

 

West Palm Beach, FL: Cross County Plaza 4278 Okeechobee Blvd. Plot #502 is the Welcome Room address where they get meet people outside of their homes. They will be working remotely and traveling to members’ homes all throughout West Palm Beach, FL. They will either meet in the Welcome room at the member's homes. We will be setting up a call for this job. We have a number of these coming out all through FL.

 

Ft. Lauderdale, FL: I don't have the Welcome Room address where they get meet people outside of their homes for Ft. Lauderdale. There doesn't appear to be one. They will be working remotely and traveling to members’ homes all throughout Ft. Lauderdale, FL. We will be setting up a call for this job. We have a number of these coming out all through FL.

 

Miami, FL: Colonial Shopping Center 9552 SW 160th St Miami, FL 33157 is the Welcome Room address where they get meet people outside of their homes. They will be working remotely and traveling to members’ homes all throughout Miami, FL. They will either meet in the Welcome room at the member's homes. We will be setting up a call for this job. We have a number of these coming out all through FL.

 

Travel Requirements Varies (Travel Mileage will be reimbursed)

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