**We are looking for applicants with women's perinatal experience (either inpatient or outpatient)**
You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a Social Work Case Manager.
Your compassion is tangible: patients feel it in the hand they hold. Families feel it in your prayers. Colleagues feel it in your support.
Youâ™re generous with your compassion, your partnerships and especially your passion for patient advocacy.
Youâ™re great at what you do, but you want to be part of something even greater. Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the right team is invincible.
Saint Joseph Hospital is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. Our 365-bed facility is one of the top-ranked hospitals in Denver, and has been awarded the highest national recognition possible for nursing excellence â“ Magnet designation â“ by the ANCC. We are proud to extend the mission of SCL Health by providing care for the poor, the vulnerable, our communities and each other. Our deep community roots date back to 1873, making us one of the oldest hospitals in Colorado.
Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage. But health is more than a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind and social well-being. To that end, weâ™ve launched a Healthy Living program to address your holistic health. Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digital tools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off. We also offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning.
Together weâ™ll align mission and careers, values and workplace. Weâ™ll encourage joy and take pride in our integrity.
Weâ™ll laugh at each otherâ™s jokes (even the bad ones). Weâ™ll hello and high five. Weâ™ll celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of spirituality in healing.
Weâ™re proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn.
The Perinatal Case Manager position supports to improve the maternal and infant health outcomes by providing comprehensive and coordinated prenatal and early postpartum support services that integrates behavioral healthcare within the OB outpatient setting. The perinatal social worker focuses on case management, psychosocial counseling and support, client psychoeducation and health promotion in an integrated care model to ensure that women have access to the services and information needed to have healthy pregnancies and healthy babies.
Perinatal Case Manager Responsibilities include:
Counsel patients during pregnancy and up to one year postpartum about specific psychosocial needs of patients by identifying psychosocial disorders.
Delivers psycho-education about perinatal mood and anxiety disorders in a group or individual setting.
Perform short term counseling and crisis intervention if necessary.
Assist in screening, assessment, planning, arranging, and implementing of psychsocial programs.
Provides psychosocial health counseling and support, including psychosocial care-planning, goal-setting, monitoring, follow-up, and psychosocial care plan revision.
Maintains clinical documentation in Epic.
Responsible for the content of education and counseling programs for both individual patients or groups of patients and serves as liaison to community, individuals and groups as appropriate.
Assist in the implementation of community and social programs, including Prenatal Plus and the ROSES program.
Coordinate with clinical, health education, community health and other staff members in the provision of services to patients. Provide referrals for services needed.
Coordinate with other organizational entities involved in psychosocial and mental health services.
Provide clinical supervision of students in graduate education programs
Provide in-service presentations to staff as needed
We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which is why we require:
Current Colorado LCSW, LPC, or equivalent licensure required.
Masterâ™s level professional in the field of social work, professional counseling, marriage and family therapy, or equivalent behavioral health specialty.
Must have the ability to assess information, apply critical thinking processes to determine course of action, and relay this information to the interdisciplinary team.
Requires excellent human relations and oral/written communication skills.
Must be able to prioritize workload, and develop efficient methods of managing time.
At least two (2) years of clinical work experience in an inpatient or outpatient setting
At least one (1) year clinical work experience in perinatal field
Your next move.
Now that you know more about being a Social Work Case Manager on our team we hope youâ™ll join us. At SCL Health youâ™ll reaffirm every day how much you love this work, and why you were called to it in the first place.
Internal Number: 20005737
About SCL Health
SCL Health is a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization dedicated to improving the health of the people and communities we serve, especially those who are poor and vulnerable. Founded by the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth in 1864, our $2.8 billion health network provides comprehensive, coordinated care through eight hospitals, more than 150 physician clinics, and home health, hospice, mental health and safety-net services primarily in Colorado and Montana.