Rehabilitation Counselor- Vocational

  • Ascension
  • Milwaukee, WI, USA
  • Apr 06, 2019
Full time Healthcare & Medical Professional Counselor (LPC / LAC / LMHC)

Job Description

We Are Hiring

Rehabilitation Counselor - Brain Injury Day Treatment - Part-Time Days - Sacred Heart Rehab Institute - Milwaukee, WI

Why Join Ascension?

In Wisconsin, Ascension operates 24 hospitals and hundreds of related healthcare facilities that together employ more than 23,500 associates. Across the state, Ascension provided more than $230 million in community benefit and care of persons living in poverty in fiscal year 2016. Serving Wisconsin for 169 years, Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. Ascension is the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world's largest Catholic health system, operating 2,500 sites of care - including 141 hospitals and more than 30 senior living facilities - in 24 states and the District of Columbia. Visit We're looking for talented associates to join us as we continue advancing healthcare across Wisconsin.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with Ascension-WI, you will have the opportunity to evaluate and treat patients with physical, emotional, cognitive and/or psychosocial deficits which impact their abilities to successfully perform independent living skills and assisting patients with return to work.

Responsibilities:

  • Interviews patient to determine medical history, condition, desired results and appropriate modality.
  • Assesses quality of patient care and coordinates patient care services with patients, staff, physicians, and other departments.
  • Educates and counsels patients, caregivers and family members on treatment options, placement in alternative care settings, and continuing care.
  • Documents patient information, interview responses, treatments, feedbacks and results.

What You Will Need

Education:

  • Diploma
    • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required
    • Master's degree in Vocational rehabilitation counseling preferred

Work Experience:

  • None required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Ascension Wisconsin is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against employees or prospective employees on basis of age, race, creed, color, religion, marital status, sex, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, sexual orientation, disability, arrest and/or conviction record, military status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic or status protected by law.

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