IPU Social Worker in Pierceton, IN at Bowen Center

Date Posted: 3/20/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Inpatient Unit


Do you have a Social Work degree? Perfect! Interested in becoming licensed? We'll take care of that! We're looking for a social worker to provide services to clients hospitalized on a 16-bed acute, unlocked psychiatric hospital.  The selected provider should be equipped with communication and negotiation skills. Responsibilities are listed below:

  • Document the treatment plan content agreed upon by the treatment team.
  • Assist administrative office staff to obtain payment for services.
  • Facilitate cost-effective transfer/discharge.
  • Participate in utilization management initiatives and attend Utilization Management Committee meetings.
  • Complete all documents within required time frames.
  • Recommend changes in social services forms and procedures.



$37,500 - $45,000/year

Job Requirements

Education: BSW or MSW degree.

Experience: Two (2) or more years of clinical experience in the mental health field or in hospital social work.

Pay is dependent on experience, degree, and licensure status.