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Buchanan County Health Center Clinical Social Worker(LISW) in Independence, Iowa

  • GENERAL DESCRIPTION

  • 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.

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