Job Description

Location: St. Elizabeth's Medical Center
Posted Date: 9/15/2023
Job Type: Full Time
Department: 0101.55800 SEH Psychiatric Opd/Tx

We are fighting for a healthier world and a new era of wellness!

Over a decade ago, we set out to build an entirely different kind of health care company from the ground up—one that unlocks access to affordable, high-quality, and economically sustainable care and wellness in ways never imagined. Today, we are one of the largest private, physician-led health care networks—caring for millions of people across the U.S. Our transformative, fully integrated model represents a new beginning for America’s health care system and others around the world.

We have hospitals across 7 states serving over 800 communities, with more than 43,000 employees. We are ushering in a new day of world class health care. From renowned pediatricians, sports medicine specialists and cardiac surgeons to state-of-the-art hospitals, urgent care centers and medical practices, we can offer easier access to high-quality affordable health care to people nationwide — when they need it and where they want it.

St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center, a Boston University Teaching Hospital, provides patients and families access to some of Boston’s most respected physicians and advanced treatments offering specialized care, including:

  • Advanced Center for Cardiac Surgery
  • da Vinci® Robotic surgery program; Mako Robotic-Arm Assisted Surgery
  • Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
  • Award-winning bariatric surgery program
  • Dana-Farber Cancer Institute at St. Elizabeth's Medical Center
  • State-of-the-art emergency care with short wait times

Our medical staff, made up of some of the highest rated physicians in Boston, treats patients in our community practices in neighborhoods, including Allston, Boston, Brighton, Brookline, Newton, Watertown and Weston.


  • 100% employer paid defined benefit retirement plan
  • Lowest cost health insurance, high quality BCBS
  • Grow with a health system that supports career advancement
  • Competitive Pay & Salary Increases
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Locations close to home, that support work-life balance
  • Affordable Medical, Dental and Vision Coverage
  • 401k via Fidelity, for eligible employees, with company match
  • Tuition Assistance / Reimbursement
  • Family atmosphere and team approach that provides flexibility
  • Opportunities to grow your career, and not change your employer
  • And much more!

MSW-LICSW - Psychiatric Opd/Tx

32 hrs/week (Days), Holidays- as needed, No Weekends

Job Summary

The Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) will be responsible for seeing patients in our Outpatient Psychiatry Clinic for psychotherapy. The LICSW will collaborate closely with other clinicians in the outpatient clinic to ensure that our patients will receive appropriate care in accordance with Best Practice guidelines for treatment of a wide range of psychiatric diagnoses.




Master’s Degree in Social Work


Five years in the clinical setting with a minimum one year’s psychiatric case management experience

Certification / Licensure:

Current MA licensure as an LICSW

Software / Hardware:

Experience with Meditech preferred

Required Knowledge and Skills

  • Strong knowledge of DSM-5 Diagnoses
  • Knowledge of Medical Terminology
  • Ability to establish rapport with patients with a diversity of clinical diagnoses and backgrounds.
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Abilify to work collaboratively and independently.

Job Responsibilities

  • Perform individual psychotherapy, supportive counseling, and group therapy as appropriate for each patient.
  • Develop individualized treatment plans for all patients.
  • Document, in a timely fashion, initial assessments, treatment plans, and updates in the Electronic Medical Record.
  • Communicate, in a timely manner, with staff, families, and outside agencies.
  • Provide education and consultation to other healthcare team members as needed.
  • Regularly attend and participate in team/departmental meetings and activities.
  • Identify legal and risk management issues and review with Program Director
  • Participate in continuing education programs that are relevant to job function.
  • Abide by and uphold the hospital’s service excellence standards.

Steward Health Care is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. Steward Health Care does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression or any other non-job-related characteristic.

About Steward Health Care
Over a decade ago, Steward Health Care System emerged as a different kind of health care company designed to usher in a new era of wellness. One that provides our patients better, more proactive care at a sustainable cost, our providers unrivaled coordination of care, and our communities greater prosperity and stability.
As the country's largest physician-led, minority-owned, integrated health care system, our doctors can be certain that we share their interests and those of their patients. Together we are on a mission to revolutionize the way health care is delivered - creating healthier lives, thriving communities and a better world.

Based in Dallas, Steward currently operates more than 30 hospitals across Arizona, Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Texas.

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