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First Health of the Carolinas Social Worker in Pinehurst, North Carolina

FirstHealth of the Carolinas is a nationally recognized health care system located in central North Carolina. Comprised of four hospitals (Moore, Hoke, Richmond, and Montgomery) with more than 600 beds, the system also offers leading-edge heart care in the Reid Heart Center, the area’s only dedicated heart and vascular center. As of March 2023 FirstHealth of the Carolinas officially opened its new comprehensive cancer center to patients. FirstHealth Cancer Services is a leading-edge provider of North Carolina cancer care and provides high-quality, compassionate cancer care that’s close to home. Our growing health system has more than 5,400 employees serving in more than 75 locations throughout a 15-county service area. In addition, the system provides home health and hospice services, emergency care, and medical transportation. FirstHealth of the Carolinas has over 50 primary care, specialty care, convenient care and dental clinics located throughout our service area. We are committed to a culture of excellence in which everyone feels valued and connected, and where differences are both respected and supported. Our career opportunities allow our staff to practice in a team environment as a vital part of growing a widely respected health care system and medical community. We were recently named Becker's Top 150 Places to Work in Healthcare. Inpatient Behavioral Health Social Worker Inpatient Behavioral Health Social Worker (MSW) Requirements : + Must have a Masters degree in Social Work. Must be a MSW, LCSW, LCSW-A, or LPC. + One to two years' experience in a mental health program, preferably psychiatric facility. Knowledge of area agencies, DSM IV diagnoses and treatment, and reimbursement issues. + Communicates effectively with a wide range of age groups, educational, and socioeconomic backgrounds. Maintains clinical and professional competency levels required of age-specific populations. Appropriate level of Crisis Intervention. BCLS. Inpatient Behavioral Health Social Worker (MSW) Job Summary + Participates as member of the multidisciplinary team + Coordinates services with community mental health centers and other agencies to provide continuity of treatment. + Provides services with consideration of the physical, psychosocial, cultural/spiritual, and age-specific needs of those served + Performs individual and family counseling + Conducts therapeutic groups with patients + Meets regulatory agency requirements in provision of services + Teaches/directs/advises/informs others in an appropriate manner + Reports/records information correctly