UnityPoint Health

Licensed Mental Health Professional

Requisition ID
2017-38069
Category
Behavioral Health Services - Non-Nursing
US-IL-Moline
4600 3rd St
Affiliate
6020 UnityPoint Health QC Trinity
Moline
Department
MHOP - IL- RYC
IL
FTE
1.0
FLSA
Exempt
Scheduled Hours/Shift
8:30am-5pm

Overview

 

UnityPoint Health- Trinity is accepting applications for the Robert Young Center (RYC) for CHC in Rock Island. We are proud to be one of the most experienced mental health care providers, with a long tradition of caring for our community. While being a leader in compassionate care is important, we believe it's equally important to be a leader in the behavioral health industry. No health care system is complete without a behavioral health division. The recent advances in behavioral health have given way to richer, deeper, treatment programs that put the patient at the center of each care plan. Since our founding, the Robert Young Center has championed mental health care advocacy, offering services under UnityPoint Health - Trinity. RYC has 9 different departments with lots of room for growth.

 

Under the general supervision of the Manager of Robert Young Center for Community Mental Health Outpatient Services will provide mental health assessment, intervention, and consultation to individuals and/or groups identified as having psychiatric disorders; plans treatment modalities, coordinates treatment plans and follows. May provide on call and crisis evaluation as case episodes as needed.

 

 

Responsibilities

 

Clinical

  • Performs diagnostic assessments, collecting diagnostic information, determining immediate treatment plans for patients.  Requests medical consultation, where indicated, in a diligent and timely manner.
  • Provides direct, intensive psychiatric therapy to individuals, families and/or groups identified as having psychiatric disorders.
  • Treats crisis situations and emergencies as needed by department.
  • Maintains records according RYC and accreditation standards MRO, JCAHO, Medicaid, Commercial Insurance's).  
  • Acts as a liaison and resource between the community and patient needs; coordinates treatment goals with community agencies, primarycare physicians, court system, managed care entities. Develops
  • RYC treatment plan and monitor, its completion and revision.

Special Activities   

  • May Provide supervision to RYC clinicians that provide assessment and treatment. May supervise social work students assigned to department.  Participates in in-service and competency training of students or staff.  May provides clinical supervision to Junior RYC  Clinicians.
  • Prepares special reports as needed on activities, and work group activities.
  • Productivity
  • Meets clinical productivity standards.

community

  • Meets Valuguard Benchmark.
  • Provides consultation and education to community coordinating mental healthservices to the older adult population, collaborating with community resources, monitoring the Alzheimers Diagnostic Clinic developing community based treatment and collaborative relationships with providers and care takers. 
  • Provides clinical case supervision as LPHA to Geriatric Mental Health Team.

 

Qualifications

EDUCATION, TRAINING & EXPERIENCE:  Must have MSW, MA, MS from an accredited School program .  Must have at least two years of supervised clinical experience and be licensed independently as an LCSW/LISW,  LCPC/LMHC, or LMFT.  Specialized training as appropriate to patient population  (e.g. geriatric specialist, sexual abuse victims or perpetrators, marriage and family).

 

KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES & SKILLS:  Must have interpersonal skills necessary to deal with a wide variety of clients and professionals needs knowledge of community social service resources.  A high level of analytical skill is required.  Work requires the use of some hospital equipment, such as dictaphone, etc.  Must be able to speak and write clearly.

 

LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND CERTIFICATIONS:  Must have current LCSW/LISW, LCPC/LMHC,  LMFT from the State of Illinois or Iowa.  State license should be applicable to the state that employee works in or is assigned to.  Must have a valid driver’s license.

 

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