Telemental Health Clinician II Behavioral Health Integration
Company: Atrium Health
Posted on: September 22, 2019
Job Req ID: 214121Position Number: 00156089Employment Type: Full
TimeShift: Variable/On CallShift Details: Monday-Friday
10:30a-7pStandard Hours:?40.00Department Name: Behavioral Health
IntegrationLocation: BH Contract Management GroupLocation Details:?
1601 Abbey PlaceCarolinas HealthCare System is Atrium Health. Our
mission remains the same: to improve health, elevate hope and
advance healing - for all. The name Atrium Health allows us to grow
beyond our current walls and geographical borders to impact as many
lives as possible and deliver solutions that help communities
thrive. For more information, please visit
carolinashealthcare.org/AtriumHealth??Job SummaryProvides virtual
behavioral health services to emotionally disturbed, mentally ill
and chemically dependent individuals. Responsible for responding to
referrals and requests for Behavioral Health Service Line services
as well as conducting the appropriate clinical screening for
potential admission or service line use. Essential Functions
- Conducts assessments and psychosocial evaluations on patients
using criteria established by the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual
of the American Psychiatric Association.
- Assesses and implements the crisis plan and crisis intervention
for high-risk patients (i.e. suicidal, homicidal, psychotic,
aggressive) uses appropriate skills and assessments.
- Maintains current knowledge/level of expertise in area of
specialty and various treatment modalities.
- Identifies and works to resolve barriers to patients seeking
and receiving behavioral health services.
- Adheres to the professional standards and code of ethics set
forth by applicable licensing board.
- Demonstrates the ability to effectively communicate (written
and verbal) with clarity and organization while ensuring
appropriate communication occurs between the medical staff,
leadership team, service line leadership and team members.
- Documents relevant assessment and progress updates in the
medical record according to departmental standards.
- Demonstrates effective decision making in a rapid paced
environment with attention to detail utilizing logical and
appropriate clinical judgment.
- Participates in development, implementation, evaluation, and
revision of departmental policies and procedures.Physical
RequirementsWorks in the Call Center, but also areas including
patient care units, emergency rooms, individual offices, and
conference areas with exposure to potentially hostile patients.
Work requires frequent moving from one area to another, answering
telephones, and coordinating and communicating with other staff
persons in various disciplines and agencies.Education, Experience
Masters degree in a relevant human services field such as Social
Work, Counseling, Psychology, or Marriage and Family Therapy from
an accredited school of graduate education required or an
Associate???s degree in Nursing; Bachelor???s degree in Nursing
preferred. Full current licensure in the state of North Carolina
required. 2 years of clinical experience required.?At Atrium
Health, formerly Carolinas HealthCare System, our patients,
communities and teammates are at the center of everything we do.
Our commitment to diversity and inclusion allows us to deliver care
that is superior in quality and compassion across our network of
more than 900 care locations.?As a leading, innovative health
system, we promote an environment where differences are valued and
integrated into our workforce. Our culture of inclusion and
cultural competence allows us to achieve our goals and deliver the
best possible experience to patients and the communities we
serve.?Posting Notes: Not ApplicableCarolinas HealthCare System is
an EOE/AA Employer
Carolinas HealthCare System, one of the nation---s leading and most
innovative healthcare organizations provides a full spectrum of
healthcare and wellness programs throughout North and South
Carolina. Its diverse network of facilities includes academic
medical centers, approximately 38 hospitals, freestanding emergency
department, more than 700 physician practices, behavioral health
center, surgical and rehabilitation centers, home health agencies,
hospice and palliative care services, and nursing homes.For nearly
70 years, our system of exceptional facilities has been providing
care that improves our community and the lives of our patients and
employees.At Carolinas HealthCare System, we are One team,
delivering care through more than 11 million patient encounters.
Our teammates share millions of reasons to be proud of their work
and the contributions they make every day.--We invite you to learn
more about Carolinas HealthCare System, and discover all the
possibilities ONE system has to offer.
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