One of the nationâ€™s largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the Worldâ€™s Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of Americaâ€™s Top 500 Public Companies.
Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.
Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.
Dover Behavioral Health is a mental health facility located in Dover, DE. Our treatment center provides mental health and addiction treatment services to individuals from Delaware, Maryland, and most other states throughout the US. Our experienced, caring professionals are the heart of what we do, providing superior inpatient and outpatient behavioral healthcare services for adolescents and adults. We provide consistent attention to our patients and are responsive to their individual needs. Our treatment programs are tailored to the needs of each patient and are developed and implemented through a collaborative, multidisciplinary approach that combines the skill and expertise of our healthcare professionals. All who turn to us for assistance will find a helping hand and a compassionate heart.
Dover Behavioral Health SystemÂ is seeking a dynamic and talentedÂ inpatient Social Worker for our growing hospital! The incumbent will be responsible for providing quality case management and psychotherapeutic services to acute child, adolescent, and adult patients. This position is Per Diem.
Key Responsibilities include:
In an inpatient hospital setting conducts psychosocial assessments to document patient history and identify issues for treatment by interviewing the patient and their family members.
Deliver high quality clinical services to acute child, adolescent and adult patients
Participate in the development and implementation of treatment plans, ensuring that concise, realistic care plans are carried out.
Provide individual, group and family process-oriented therapies as well as conduct other didactic groups using various professional treatment modalities.
Document treatment provided to patient in medical record legibly and in a timely manner.
Develop and coordinate an individualized discharge plan for the patient by utilizing the treatment team and chart information to determine aftercare needs.Â Identify and assess family or community resources such as the facilityâ€™s outpatient programs, group homes or mental health practitioners to meet the patientâ€™s aftercare needs.
Conduct and attend regular treatment team meetings to provide social work perspective to total case management of the patient with the interdisciplinary team by presenting the patientâ€™s case and progress towards treatment plan goals, making treatment recommendations, and actively coordinating each case with all members of the treatment team.
Act as the patientâ€™s and family's primary contact during the patient's stay at the facility, as well as their advocate with the treatment team.
Conducts psychosocial assessments and discharge planning on an on-call, rotating weekend schedule
This opportunity provides the following:
*UHS is Challenging and rewarding work environment
Growth and development opportunities within UHS and its subsidiaries
A Competitive TotalÂ Compensation PackageÂ
Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug PlanÂ
401k plan with company matchÂ and Stock Options
Generous Paid Time Off and flexible scheduling
Licensure and CEU Assistance, including onsite trainings!