Mercy Medical Center Clinton Clinician II - Per Diem in Providence Behavioral Health Hospital - Holyoke, Massachusetts

Department:

3030_2640 Social Services-2640

Expected Weekly Hours:

0

Shift:

Rotating Shift

Position Purpose:

Provides clinical services to clients/patients and their families to improve their functioning. Works as part of an inter-disciplinary team to evaluate and assess individual treatment for clients, patients, and their families.

Job Description Details:

PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:

  • Psychosocial Assessment

  • Treatment Planning and Treatment

  • Discharge and Transition Planning

  • Facilitates therapeutic clinical groups on the units.

  • Practices according to relevant regulations and standards.

  • Maintain professional relationships and boundaries with patients, co-workers and the community.

  • Maintains commitment to continuing education and professional growth.

  • Works effectively in managed care environment.

  • Participates in Utilization Management activities.

  • Serve as a preceptor to other clinicians for the purpose of training and orientation

  • Supervises student interns as appropriate by educational affiliation and training.

  • Serves as a consultant to Clinician I’s and provides follow up and/or remedial training to on any identified care or quality issue.

  • Able to work independently clinically – diagnostics, treatment planning, case management.

  • Insures quality of patient care through periodic chart review of charts as a form of peer review.

  • Maintains licensure and credentials through the attainment of necessary CEU’s and complies with all internal credentialing procedures.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Minimum Requirement: Masters Degree in a Human Service Related Field

  • License eligible preferred.

  • Minimum of 2 years experience or 2 full academic year internships

  • Requires good organization, documentation and communication skills.

  • Broad clinical expertise with knowledge of theoretical approaches and interventions required to meet the needs of a diverse client base.

WORKING CONDITIONS:

  • May involve on-call, weekend coverage or other flexibility in work schedule.

REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS:

  • Reports to Director, Manager, or Senior Clinician.

  • Has no responsibility for the direct supervision of any other employees.

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Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues at dozens of hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 22 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.

Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.

Trinity Health is one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation, serving diverse communities that include more than 30 million people across 22 states. Trinity Health includes 94 hospitals, as well as 109 continuing care locations that include PACE programs, senior living facilities, and home care and hospice services. Its continuing care programs provide nearly 2.5 million visits annually.

Based in Livonia, Mich., and with annual operating revenues of $17.6 billion and assets of $24.7 billion, the organization returns $1.1 billion to its communities annually in the form of charity care and other community benefit programs. Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues, including 7,800 employed physicians and clinicians.

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