Diamond Healthcare Director of Social Services in San Marcos, Texas

  • Responsible for providing clinical management and supervision to the clinical staff for Behavioral Health Inpatient and Outpatient Psychiatry and Chemical Dependency Programs

  • Leads all aspects of social services programs

  • Clearly defines responsibility and position duties of each subordinate

  • Conducts performance evaluations of all direct reports, determining performance based on job, hospital and program standards for each individual

  • In addition, responsible for providing direct clinical social work services to patients and their families as a part of the multidisciplinary team with most emphasis on completing Psychosocial Assessments, conducting groups, facilitating marital and/or family therapies, assisting in program development, and developing, implementing and reviewing Treatment Plans

  • Responsible for the overall coordination, administration and management of psychiatric services and ensures high quality, high utilization and adherence to DHC, Hospital Policies and Procedures and Plans, TJC, DSHS & CMS as it relates to Inpatient and Outpatient psychiatric services

  • Master’s Degree required in Social Work (either LCSW or LMSW)

  • 5+ years’ experience as a Director of Clinical Social Services in an Inpatient Unit

  • 2 years of Outpatient Psychiatric leadership experience preferred

  • Ability to effectively assess, plan and implement therapeutic services in a multidisciplinary setting

  • Particular skills in therapy and assessment, considerable knowledge of social work principles and practice, social health and welfare programs and laws government eligibility for these programs; ability to mobilize and coordinate resources effectively

WellBridge Healthcare is a system of free standing psychiatric hospitals in Texas that specialize in Geriatric Behavioral Health. West Fort Worth and Plano locations offer 48 bed inpatient units and adult outpatient services. The San Marcos facility has 24 inpatient beds and adult outpatient services.

ID: 2018-2455

Hospital/Program: WellBridge Healthcare - San Marcos

External Company Name: Diamond Healthcare Corp.

External Company URL: http://www.diamondhealth.com/

Street: 1106 N Interstate 35