Geri-Psych Social Worker

Cincinnati, OH 45242

Employment Type: Full-Time Direct Hire Job Number: 4922

Job Description

PsychPros is an nationally recognized recruiting leader for the behavioral health and human service field. We are currently recruiting for a growing, well respected provider of geri-psych for seniors. We are recruiting for a full-time social worker that either has experience working with older adults with mental health issues, or is willing to learn about that part of the social service field. 

Job Duties for the Licensed Social Worker:
The incumbent offers short term therapeutic counseling and crisis intervention to patients and families with psycho-social needs, and coordinates and facilitates the development of a discharge plan of care for high-risk patient populations which includes accountability for the complex discharge process. This position ensures the experience of care for the patient and family is exceptional. Accountable for multiple performance and utilization risk components such as: (1) patient flow and throughput, (2) quality initiatives, (3) facilitating discharge planning, (4) coordination of care, (5) care transitions, (6) psychosocial support, (7) supporting clinical cost reduction. Partners with and supports physicians in all aspects of patient care and care coordination, and engages the patient and family in the plan of care. Must diligently communicate and collaborate with all members of the health care team to facilitate the episode of care so the patient receives services in a safe and timely manner, and the patient and family are provided all necessary resources and education. Displays a high level of professionalism at all times and engages leadership in problem solving as necessary. 

Excellent pay and benefits! 


Meet Your Recruiter

Kristin O'Brien
Senior Account Manager

I really enjoy my work. The whole process of recruiting is very fun and exciting to me. It gives me a true sense of accomplishment to know that I played a critical role in the process of lining up a great candidate with a great company. I strive to make excellent job matches, provide top-notch quality customer service to both my clients and candidates, and make the whole process seem as effortless as possible.
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