Posted: Monday, November 6, 2017 7:27 PM
Job DescriptionThe Case Manager is responsible for managing the treatment activities offered to the patient, which may include facilitating therapy groups on patient units; assessing patients needs and compiling a treatment plan within a multidisciplinary team; planning and/or providing care, treatment, and services; collaboration and exchanging of information with the treatment team, external providers, collateral contacts, and/or managed care organizations; and implementation of the discharge planning process including completion of a thorough risk assessment and arranging for follow-up care and resources.Education: Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in social work, counseling psychology, mental health or a related field preferred.Experience: A minimum of one (1) years direct clinical experience in a psychiatric or mental health setting, preferred. Experience in patient assessment, risk and safety assessments, treatment planning, community resources, group and family therapy, family systems and communication, and coordination with external review organizations. Days & WeekendsPT & FT shifts available$23 per hourCompany DescriptionFounded in 1979 by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Alan B. Miller, Universal Health Services (NYSE: UHS) is one of the largest and most respected hospital management companies in the nation. For nearly 40 years, UHS and our affiliates have focused on meeting our patients healthcare needs across the hundreds of local communities we call home. The company operates through its facilities more than 240 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the US, Puerto Rico, the US Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom. In 2015, our 70,000 dedicated and talented employees treated more than 2.5 million people with dignity and respect. Sierra Vista Hospital, a 171-bed psychiatric care facility located in south Sacramento, is a full-service mental health facility and a center of support for patients and their families. Since 1986, we have offered our clinical expertise to those suffering from emotional, behavioral and addiction problems.
• Location: Sacramento
• Post ID: 20042592 sacramento