Job Description

Location: Steward Health Care
Posted Date: 10/28/2021

POSITION SUMMARY:


The Emergency Mental Health Clinician will provide direct services to psychiatric patients of all ages in a hospital emergency department setting, including evaluation and level of care assessment.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Evaluates psychiatric patients in the Emergency Department under the supervision of a Psychiatrist.
  • Serves as a liaison with other service providers or community supports for the continuous improvement of services to patients.
  • Maintains patient charts appropriately, including accurate documental of evaluation, interventions and treatment recommendations.
  • The ideal candidate will have the ability to demonstrate good communication skills and the ability to maintain positive relationships with physicians, patients, families, and all other hospital personnel.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to take direction and feedback.
  • Ability to effectively adapt to new challenges with enthusiasm.
  • Solid organization skills.
  • Ability to present and discuss information and status of workload.
  • Ability to read and write in English is required.
  • Computer skills are required.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE/LICENSURE/TECHNICAL/OTHER:

  1. Education: A Master’s degree (MA, MS, MSW) or Doctorate (PH.D., Psy. D) in Psychology or related field is required.
  2. Experience (Type & Length): 1-2 years of related experience.
  3. Licensure:LICSW/LMHC Licensure in the state of Massachusetts is required.

Application Instructions

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