Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Navigator – LCSW- AdventHealth Orlando
Location Address:601 EAST ROLLINS STREET, Orlando, FL 32803
Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Orlando
Located on a lush tropical campus, our flagship hospital, 1,368-bed AdventHealth Orlando
serves as the major tertiary facility for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America
AdventHealth Orlando houses one of the largest Emergency Departments and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the country
We are already one of the busiest hospitals in the nation, providing service excellence to more than 32,000 inpatients and 125,000 outpatients each year
Full Time with some weekends
You Will Be Responsible For:
Performs psycho-social assessments on patients and families and provides psychotherapy to patients and families coping with opioid addiction issues.
Participates in the development of programs to support patients and families dealing with opioid addiction, and substance use disorders.
Effectively communicates with patients, families, staff, physicians, and community leaders to further development of comprehensive support for the patient. Ensures effective communication of pertinent medical information is provided to the patient.
Collaborates with the multi-disciplinary team in establishing/documenting psycho-social determinants to attainment of safe discharges.
Maintains comprehensive community resources and networks to assist patients and families as they transition back to the community.
Serves as a consultant and educator to the multi-disciplinary team regarding psycho-social components of illness, and hospitalization.
What You Will Need:
Masterâ™s Degree in Social Work or Counseling
Two yearsâ™ experience in clinical social work
State of Florida Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
Experience in acute care hospital (Preferred)
Experience working with medically complex patients (Preferred)
Experience working with substance use disorders (Preferred)
Experience in providing psychotherapy (Preferred)
Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) (Preferred)
The Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Navigator is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) who is a key member of the healthcare team working with patients and their families to help manage the difficulties of a hospital stay. Utilizes professional social work skills to assess patients for psycho-social and economic barriers that interfere with the attainment of healthcare goals. Works closely with the care managers, physicians, nursing staff, spiritual support for patients and families with counseling services, crisis intervention, patient and parent/spouse coping, bereavement, and substance use issues and continuity of care.
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.