This LCSW position is responsible for responding to requests for consultative behavioral health assessments by phone and telehealth including the initial response, psychiatric triage assessment, designation of appropriate level of care/disposition, and initiation of placement/referral services. The position works collaboratively to improve the flow of behavioral health patients from ER and inpatient settings into appropriate programs, leveraging intake processes and telemedicine modalities to expedite the access to definitive behavioral health care. This remote Telehealth role utilizes systems designed for assessment of patients during clinical episodes and remote access to electronic health records, but will also manage videoconferencing systems that will be used for daily staff interactions, administrative meetings, and distance education. Thus, this associate will be responsible for operating and maintaining different levels of equipment and software technology usage.
It is expected that this position will include up to an 80/20 split between remote (80) and onsite (20) services.
Requirements you need
Licensed in the state of Pennsylvania without restrictions (LCSW) with the ability to obtain licensure in additional states as required. A private home office space with access to dependable high speed internet. Comfortable with technology and distance based management of patients. Committed to evidence based practices and measurement based care.
What we offer
$5,000 sign-on bonus after the completion of an introductory period!
Excellent collaborative work atmosphere with engaged and knowledgeable team members
Flexible schedule opportunities to include (3) 12 hour shifts or (4) 10 hour shifts
Paid time off plans for vacations, holidays and illness
Health insurance, including coverage for medical, dental, vision, and prescription drugs
401(k) retirement plan
Life and disability insurance
Flexible spending accounts
Masters or better in Social Work
3-5 years: Direct clinical behavioral healthcare experience.
For Northwest:Northwest Medical Center is a 300-bed community hospital with comprehensive inpatient and outpatient services, ranging from emergency to cardiac, critical care, labor & delivery and beyond. We are nationally accredited in several areas including stroke, chest pain, heart failure and joint and spine surgery. Our mission is to provide the communities we serve with high-quality cost effective and safe health care.For Oro Valley:Oro Valley Hospital has been nationally recognized for its quality care including designation as a Chest Pain Center, NICHE, PEDS "Pediatric Prepared", Primary Stroke Center, STEMI Receiving Center and Trauma Level IV. That coupled with a beautiful hospital in a scenic location makes Oro Valley Hospital an exceptional place to work.