Social Services Supervisor (Pschy/Social Services)
Universal Health Services, Inc.
August 31, 2018
Fremont Hospital is a fully accredited, 145-bed private inpatient psychiatric hospital providing quality care for children through adults. The facility provides a full assortment of care which includes assessments, inpatient psychiatric hospitalization, partial-hospitalization, intensive outpatient psychiatric treatment as well as chemical dependency outpatient care. The Hospital is conveniently located in the heart of Fremontâ€™s medical community
Fremont Hospital is part of a larger hospital system, Universal Health Services.Â One of the nationâ€™s largest and most respected hospital management companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing since its inception to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenues of $10 billion and 83,000 employees. In 2018, UHS has been recognized for the eighth consecutive year in a row as one of the Worldâ€™s Most Admired Companies by Fortune; and in 2017, ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of Americaâ€™s Top 500 Public Companies.
Our dedication to an enthusiastic, knowledgeable, and service based culture allows us to provide valuable services that focus on the highest quality of patient care. Our compensation and competitive benefits package will support and enhance a lifelong career. Fremont Behavioral Health offers an excellent time off plan, medical/dental/vision coverage, an employee assistance program, life and long-term disability benefits, a 401(k) plan for full time and part time employees, and many additional perks.
The Social Services Supervisor would lead Social Services Department treatment and planning meeting(s) to address possible discharges, assignment of new admissions and other patient movement within Fremont Hospital with the clinical case managers.
The Social Services Supervisor will be responsible for managing the milieu treatment activities offered to the patient, completing the psycho-social assessment forms for each new patient and entering specific information on the treatment plans; interfacing with the physician led treatment team; provision of psychotherapeutic groups, psycho-educational groups, and other pertinent activities to patients and their families; provide oversight and coordination of legal paperwork and Lanterman Petris Short (LPS) regulations.
The Social Services Supervisor will be responsible for initiating, developing, and implementing the provision of services designed to assist the patient in a successful transition from the hospital setting to home or other placement.Â Â Discharge planning will be initiated upon admission and continually assessed with the treatment team during the development of the Master Treatment Plan. Criteria for discharge will be noted in the Treatment Plan and will be included in ongoing documentation of Treatment Plans and specific staff responsible for providing these services. On-going discharge planning documentation will be audited by the Director of Social Services.
In addition, the Social Services Supervisor will be responsible for the facilitation of clinically pertinent discharge planning and case coordination; interface with Fremont Hospital Clinical Staff, with outside referral agencies, with managed care organizations to ensure that the admission, continued stay, and discharge planning is in compliance with Joint Commission (TJC), Center for Medicaid & Medicare Services (CMS), and established Discharge Planning Policies and Procedures.Â