Social Worker Opportunities
Essen Health Care

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Post Date: Jul 06, 2020
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: ASAP
Salary: - n/a -
Location: US - New York - Bronx
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Description
Essen Health Care is currently seeking a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) reporting to Clinical Manager for our Behavioral Health Division.
The selected candidate will be responsible to participate in the newly established integrated behavioral healthcare program. The social worker’s role is to assess behavioral/emotional health conditions and collaborate with the patient’s primary care provider, psychiatric consultant, and their health home care coordinators.
The Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) will aimed at providing clinical treatment to patients under the care of the primary care provider in collaboration with the psychiatric provider but not limited to the following:
•        Assessment of patients referred by Primary Care Provider (PCP) using evidenced based assessment tools.
•        Treatment of behavioral health conditions using evidenced based approaches (CBT, Motivational Interviewing, crisis intervention, Interpersonal Psychotherapy, and behavioral activation).
•        Make treatment recommendations during collaborative care team meetings
•        Monitor treatment through care planning and coordination of care with clinical team and health homes.
•        Provide crisis intervention services and risk assessment of patients as needed.
•        Engage clients with limited utilization of behavioral health service through outreach efforts.
•        Document services in a timely fashion.
•        Provide clinical supervision and/or consultation in the absence of the Clinical Manager.
•        Engage in semi-monthly clinical supervision with the Clinical Manager.
•        Engage in team meetings and case conferences as needed.
•        Provide Field Instruction to MSW students, when appropriate.


Skills
•        New York State LCSW Licensure
•        Master of Social Work Degree from an accredited institution
•        Ability to utilize behavioral health screening tools and perform biopsychosocial assessments
•        Bilingual Spanish strongly preferred


Notes
Experience with Health Home, Behavioral Health, Mental Health. Full-time, New Grads Welcome, Bronx Locations, MSW, LMSW and LCSW apply


Contact Details
Name: Angela Thomas
Address: 1436 Williamsbridge Road
City: Bronx
State/Province: New York
Zipcode: 10461
Country: United States