Providence Health & Services Crisis Counselor - Social Work Emergency Room in Everett, Washington
Providence is calling a Crisis Counselor (0.9 FTE, Night Shift) to work in Social Work Emergency Room at Providence Regional Medical Center Everett in Everett, WA.
Develops post hospital plans for patients, provides emotional support for patients and their families and assists other members of the treatment team in the integration of psycho-social issues into patient care management.
In this position you will:
Demonstrates application of knowledge, skills and behaviors in the physician, motor/sensory, cognitive, psychosocial, patient and family education areas based on PEMC age specific care competency assessment tool.
Enters required data according to department standards into the Emergency Department – Social Workers Work Log.
Coordinates discharge instructions with the physician and nurse working with the patient.
Communicates orally and in writing in the chart with other team members and disciplines so as to insure that discharge needs and plans can be understood and executed by others as appropriate.
Is able to efficiently and appropriately access resources in the community as needed to implement discharge plans for her/his patients.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Masters Degree in Social Work or related field of study
Experience in social work and crisis interventions in a hospital or acute treatment setting
Experience with both involuntary and voluntary psychiatric hospitalization
Social Worker Associate Independent Clinical License
Licensed Clinical Social Worker or Licensed Marital and Family Therapist or Licensed Mental Health Counselor or Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Chemical dependency counselor/ alcohol and drug abuse counselor experience
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence Regional Medical Center Everett in Everett, WA is the state’s most award-winning hospital for medical care; having received the HealthGrades Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence four years in a row. Our new state-of-the-art 12 story hospital tower and the implementation of an electronic medical records system will significantly enhance our patient’s experience throughout the continuum of care.
The hospital is located in Snohomish County on the Sound and close to the mountains, so outdoor activities such as snow skiing, kayaking, and golfing are at your doorstep. The communities in Snohomish have all the comforts and appeal of small towns, with historical districts, beautiful homes, interesting boutiques, and unique restaurants, yet the city life of Seattle and Bellevue are just 30 minutes south, while the cosmopolitan city of Vancouver, BC lies only 2 hours north.
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Social Work
Req ID: 316427