Mental Health Social Worker (ASW/ACSW)

Los Angeles, CA 90012

Employment Type: Full-Time Temporary Category: Social Worker Job Number: 5507

Job Description

We have an immediate long-term temporary Mental Health Social Worker assignment available at a psychiatric hospital in Los Angeles, CA.  The work will include the following.
  • Completing SW bio-psycho-social assessment
  • Individualized patient care/treatment plans
  • Participates with healthcare team daily,
  • Coordinates the interdisciplinary approach to providing continuity of care, including utilization management, transfer coordination, discharge planning,
  • Arranges follow-up appointments post discharge.
  • Encourages members to follow the prescribed course of care (e.g., drug therapy, physical therapy).
  • Makes referrals to appropriate community services and outside providers.
  • Coordinates transmission of clinical and benefit treatment to patients, families, and outside agencies.
  • Acts as liaison for outside agencies, non-plan facilities, and outside providers.
  • Facilitates group therapy.
Candidates must have a completed MSW with a BBS registration or ASW and have relevant experience to qualify.

A covid vaccination and booster are required by our client.

Works schedule will be between the hours of M-F 7:30/8 to 4 pm.  This assignment is to provide coverage for employees on leave or vacation.

The pay rate is $35.00 an hour.

Meet Your Recruiter

Cheryl Rapier
Senior Recruiting Manager

I enjoy the linking process - making good matches. My job is to listen to the needs of my clients and find the candidate who most closely matches what they are looking for.
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