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University of Rochester Social Worker (S) - 220643 in Rochester, New York

Social Worker (S) Job ID 220643

Location Strong Memorial Hospital Full/Part Time TAR Favorite Job Regular/Temporary Regular Opening

Time as Reported Grade 053 Psychiatry SMH Social Work


Position Summary:

The social worker is responsible for providing coverage for various roles in the program for planned and unplanned staff absences. The social worker is responsible for providing individual and group therapy to patients who attend the Adult Partial Hospitalization Program. The social worker is responsible for conducting intake assessments for patients being evaluated for the PHP. The social worker conducts diagnostic assessment, psychosocial assessment, and treatment engagement for assigned patients. The social worker is responsible for crisis intervention, maintenance of the therapeutic milieu, and assessment and management of patient safety. The social worker develops and maintains relationships with community agencies and providers who refer to and receive patients from the PHP. The social worker participates in implementation of the program's wait list management protocol during periods when there is a waiting list for intake. The social worker participates on a multidisciplinary team for the ongoing review of cases.


The social worker that occupies this position must have a MSW from an accredited social work graduate program. They must meet the qualifications to be a Licensed Social Worker within eighteen months of employment.

How To Apply

All applicants must apply online.

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