Social Worker Jobs in Houston, Texas
St. Joseph Medical Center Houston, TX
Description JOB SUMMARY: Under the direction of the Director and/or Manager of Case Management, coordinates patient' s care from pre-admission, through hospitalization, to post-discharge follow-up with emphasis on collaborative relationships with patients and families, clinical nurses, physicians, and other health team members to best meet the patient's physical, emotional, and spiritual needs. ...
Overview: Responsible for rendering professional social work services to patients in their home by assessing, developing, implementing, and evaluating the social and emotional needs of patients in accordance with agency policies. Responsibilities: Instructs and counsels patients and families in treating and coping with social and emotional responses related to terminal needs. Performs initial p...
Adventist Healthcare Houston, TX
Job Description: Social Worker LGCW / LCSW - Case Management308912WashingtonAdventistHospitalLimited Part Time (PRN)Regular Return to Previous PageResponsibilitiesTo provide psychosocial assessments, supportive intervention and discharge planning to patients and their families. Helps manage length of stay and cost of care by early intervention and connecting patients to appropriate community reso...
BAYADA HOME HEALTH CARE Houston, TX
Job Description: Build your career with BAYADA Home Health Care! At BAYADA, we believe our clients come first and our employees are our greatest asset. As a member of our home care clinical team, you will be valued, respected, and listened to. You will enjoy the support of our clinical team who have benefited from the BAYADA promote-from-within philosophy. BAYADA has an IMMEDIATE, Per-Diem open...
Overview: THE SOCIAL WORKER IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ENSURING THAT CLIENTS AND THEIR CAREGIVERS RECEIVE THOSE SUPPORTIVE SERVICES APPROPRIATE TO EACH CLIENT AND CAREGIVER. THE SOCIAL WORKER FACILITATES AND ENCOURAGES EACH CLIENT TO FUNCTION AS INDEPENDENTLY AS POSSIBLE BOTH WITHIN AND OUTSIDE OF THE CENTER. Responsibilities: * Gives input and reviews the programming and services received by each clie...
Catholic Health Initiatives Houston, TX
Job Description: Job Summary: As a member of a multi-disciplinary team, responsible for assessing and providing support and intervention for the social and emotional needs of patients and their families to promote continuity of care and services. Work involves professional activities such as psycho-social assessment, mental health evaluation and referral, crisis intervention, environmental assis...
Job Description: Company Overview: WellCare Health Plans, Inc. provides managed care services targeted to government-sponsored health care programs, focusing on Medicaid and Medicare. Headquartered in Tampa, Fla., WellCare offers a variety of health plans for families, children, and the aged, blind and disabled, as well as prescription drug plans. The company serves approximately 3.3 million mem...
University of Utah Healthcare Houston, TX
Job Description: Overview: As a patient-focused organization, the University of Utah Health Care exists to enhance the health and well-being of people through patient care, research and education. Success in this mission requires a culture of collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. University of Utah Health Care seeks staff that are committed to the values of compassion, collaboratio...
Overview: Position Summary: Social Worker Licensed Clinical Social Worker with palliative care, geriatrics or oncology experience to work as part of interdisciplinary palliative care team and provide psychosocial support and counseling to palliative care patients and families in an outpatient practice. Responsibilities: Performs/documents psychosocial assessment.Will bill for appropriate sessi...
Kelly Services Houston, TX
Description SOCIAL WORKER Are you a passionate Social Worker looking for an exciting, direct hire position near Austin, TX? If so, then Kelly Healthcare Resources has the perfect opportunity for you to come and join our large, independent client! As the Social Worker, you will be responsible for discharge care coordination, episodic case management and pre-admission/post-discharge counseling for...
Job Description: Job Description: 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 ...
Job Description: Overview: 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 psychos...
Overview: Working in a emergency psychiatric setting the Social worker is responsible for rendering a professional level psychiatric evaluation to patients in psychiatric crisis. The Social Worker works in collaboration with the Psychiatrist and the ED nurse to formulate discharge referrals or inpatient psychiatric hospitalization within a very busy Emergency Department Behavioral Health area. R...
Overview: Provides psycho-social support to palliative care patients through the Meridian Care Journey palliative care services team. Applies knowledge of psycho-social care in support of patients in the nursing home and home setting. Responsibilities: * Performs/documents psychosocial assessment.Assists the palliative care team and/or directly facilitates patient-family meetings for goal setti...
Maxim Staffing Houston, TX
Job Description: Maxim Government Services (MGS), a service delivery of Maxim Healthcare Services, is currently seeking LCSWs for a contract opportunity to provide services in Artesia, New Mexico. MGS provides healthcare professionals the opportunity to choose from prestigious contracts within Federal, State and Local facilities throughout the United States. Our dedicated team of professional re...
PsychPros, Inc. Houston, TX
Job Description: PsychPros is currently recruiting for several school based and child therapists in the Cincinnati area. These positions are working with children between the ages of 5-17 with special focus on children with emotional trauma and behavior related issues. These positions are Mon-Friday, day schedule with no on call required. Positions require a Master's degree in either counseling o...
LifeBridge Health Houston, TX
Job Description: Facility: A member of LifeBridge Health, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore features state-of-the-art facilities, national acclaim, and renowned Centers of Excellence. Sinai is the largest community hospital and third largest teaching hospital in MD. EEO/AA Employer.LifeBridge Health is a smoke-free workplace. Job Details: Provides leadership to the health care team in the provision of...
Overview: According to prescribed policies and procedures of the organization including all applicable state, federal and accreditation regulations and under the general supervision of the Administrator assumes responsibility for preparing the resident and family for admission to and medically approved discharge from the facility; directing services to residents and their families due to problem...
Peace Village Houston, TX
Job Description: Peace Village, a retirement community located in Palos Park, IL has an immediate opening for a Resident Advocate (Social Worker). Responsibilities include: - Undertake and write integrated health and social evaluations for incoming and existing residents. - Observe and communicate information and use resources to assist with special physical, emotional and social needs. - Assi...
VITAS Innovative Hospice Care Houston, TX
Job Description: The Social Worker is the member of the interdisciplinary team whose primary function is to provide diagnostic evaluations of the psychosocial problems of the patient/family unit, defining social service goals for alleviating these problems, and helping to provide both the counseling and casework needed to meet these goals. Job Requirements: Master's of Social Work is required f...
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Youth Programs Social Worker
$20,800.00 - $48,000.00
Typical Salary for Youth Programs Social Worker in Houston
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Education / Training
Some College Coursework Completed
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Youth Programs Social Worker
Provides assistance to improve the social and psychological functioning of children and their families and to maximize the family well-being and the academic functioning of children.
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Connecting with Children
Prepares community plan by identifying an integrated development and prevention program; identifying required resources; developing a timetable.
Counsels individuals, groups and families regarding issues including mental health; substance abuse; physical abuse; social adjustment; or medical care.
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