Buchanan County Health Center Clinical Social Worker(LISW) in Independence, Iowa
The Clinical Social Worker will assure medical related social services are provided to attain or maintain the highest practical physical, mental, and psychosocial well-being of each patient or resident. Provides individual counseling services to patients to meet their psychological and emotional needs. Interviews patients and their families to obtain a comprehensive mental health evaluation and make appropriate treatment recommendations.
EDUCATION & TRAINING REQUIREMENTS
Basic Life Support certification preferred.
Licensed as a Social Worker in the State of Iowa required.
Bachelor's degree in social work or nursing.
WORK EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
Three or more years of social work, mental health counseling, or family therapy in a health care setting.
Ability to work effectively and autonomously in a self-directed role.
Highly collaborative with strong interpersonal and team building skills.
Ability to prioritize multiple work assignments and manage time efficiently.
Flexibility in accepting diverse work assignments and managing stress related to change.