|Employer Name: Centerstone
|Location: Louisville, Kentucky
||Date Posted: 12/3/2019
|Job Code: JR-004282
|Number Of Openings: 1
Under general supervision, provides clinical services to individuals presenting to Emergency Psychiatry Services for psychiatric evaluation.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
Conducts emergency evaluations of high-risk individuals to determine level of treatment indicated, and performs clinical services including assessment, crisis intervention, and referral to appropriate resources. For adults brought to Emergency Psychiatry on Mental Inquest Warrants, evaluates against established legal criteria to determine need for hospitalization. Consults with referral sources, outpatient therapists, families, and agencies to whom EPS refers to ensure the best treatment options for the patient. Informs persons key to patient’s welfare of disposition decision and referral options. Collaborates with other disciplines on the team to determine least restrictive level of care based upon assessment results. Provides crisis intervention to patients in the EPS holding bed unit, as appropriate. Maintains and completes service documentation, including insurance coverage information, according to prescribed standards. Collaborates with physician in determining clinical and patient care priorities. Coordinates information transfer with social worker or psychologist on overlapping shift to ensure continuity of care. Provides brief orientation to EPS to visiting students or professionals, and assigns non-medical visitors to appropriate staff. Attends and participates in staff meetings, case conferences, and quality improvement teams relating to program administration and development. Conducts case presentations, training and consultation with other agencies regarding programs and services offered. As needed, assists supervisor or division director with development and coordination of clinical programs. Performs other duties, within realm of competency, to ensure good patient care.
Masters degree in human services from an accredited school.
LCSW, CSW, Licensed Psychological Practitioner, Certified Psychologist, Licensed Psychological Associate, LMFT, LPCC, CADC, or RN credential required.
Minimum of three to four years of direct inpatient or outpatient clinical experience in psychiatric mental health environment.
Advanced knowledge of mental and physical characteristics of applicable population, crisis intervention, chemical dependency, human behavior, and related issues and community resources and CKY services.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Strong leadership qualities and supervisory skills.
Ability to handle case load with varying levels of client disability and need.
Position has some unusual physical demands, including occasional exposure to threat of bodily harm from clients or their families.
Normal work tasks may involve exposure to blood, body fluids or tissue.
Determine readiness for change
Determine treatment priorities
Explain client rights, responsibilities, and obligations
Properly assess clients to build appropriate treatments
Adhere to laws, regulations, ethical codes, procedures
Meet productivity expectations
Utilize needs/problems list to develop individualized goals
Assess client’s progress
Identify appropriate resources
Assess risk to self and others
Coordinate medical and psychiatric care
Knowledgeable on medication-assisted therapy
Deliver trauma-informed treatment
Understand development milestones (for those who serve children and youth)
Will work 3rd shift schedule.
Delivering Care that Changes People's Lives starts with our employees. As a Centerstone employee there are many perks to enjoy. Below are just some of the great benefits you might be eligible for with Centerstone.
Health & Wellness
Flexible Spending Account
Health Savings Account
Short Term Disability
Long Term Disability - Company Paid
Wellness Programs - Company Paid
Competitive Compensation Packages
Life Insurance - Company Paid
Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance - Company Paid
403b Retirement Plan with Company Funded Matching
Retirement and Financial Planning Services
Employee Discounts including Dell Computers, Verizon Wireless, Liberty Mutual, Costco, and Enterprise Rent-a-Car
Loan Forgiveness options through federal programs (National Health Service Corps & Public Service Loan Forgiveness)
Career Development and Growth
At Centerstone training is one of our highest priorities. We provide company paid professional training for various skills, certifications, and continuing education
Opportunities for growth and movement - We encourage our employees to consider new growth opportunities with us and have a 5 state footprint for those looking to relocate geographically
Leadership Academy for our rising stars, supervisors, and leaders
Centerstone Research Institute and Center for Clinical Excellence teach provide staff with industry best practices and processes
Work Life Balance
Paid Time Off - Generous PTO for Vacations, Illness, Personal Days, Etc. (Paid Holidays)
Flexible Work Schedules to promote a Healthy Work Life Balance
Employee Assistance Program - assists employees with personal problems and/or work-related problems that may impact their job performance, health, mental and emotional well-being
Centerstone is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, gender, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, or protected veteran status.
Position Type: Full-Time Permanent
Years of Experience Required: 3
Education Required: Masters
Overnight Travel: None
Vacation Time: 3 weeks / year
Health/Dental Benefits, Retirement Benefits, Paid Holidays, Vacations, and Sick Leave, Life and/or Disability Insurance, Tuition Reimbursement, Casual Dress, Regular Employee Outings
At Centerstone, our mission is delivering care that changes people’s lives. For over 60 years, Centerstone has been providing community-based behavioral health care, substance-abuse treatment and intellectual and developmental disabilities services in Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky and Tennessee. We’re committed to bringing passionate and customer experience-focused individuals to help us continue to provide the best care to our communities. If you think you’re a good match to join our organization, please review the career opportunity below and submit your application. We look forward to hearing from you!
Web Site: www.centerstone.org
|Contact Name: Ludmilla Plenty
||Company Type: Employer