Bilingual LICSW Clinician
General Summary/Overview: Under the general direction of the Behavioral Health Program Manager, the LICSW Clinician will be an integral part of the Behavioral Health Team. The LICSW Clinician will provide appropriate therapeutic interventions to their assigned patient caseload, as well as participate in administrative and other professional activities with the Behavioral Health Team. He/she will additionally participate in the development and delivery of training and support services to current PMA professional and administrative employees.
- Provide behavioral health clinical services to assigned caseload including assessing and diagnosing, delivering individual, couples, family, and group therapeutic interventions, treatment planning, discharge and follow up care.
Maintain appropriate clinical records regarding the above mentioned clinical services.
Work collaboratively with other PMA and non-PMA professionals including primary care clinical team members, specialist physicians, social workers, case managers, etc. to provide complete wraparound care for patients.
Maintain contact with family members as is appropriate.
Attend regular administrative, supervision, and case review meetings with the Behavioral Health Team.
Provide consultation services to primary care clinical teams as needed for patients both participating and not participating in behavioral health treatment.
Develop and present behavioral health trainings for Pentucket Medical professional and administrative staff.
Interface with payers and managed care organizations through the completion of timely and effective reviews and necessary authorizations.
Facilitate warm hand-offs from primary care clinical teams involving meeting patients in the primary care office to triage behavioral health needs.
Assist primary care clinical team in deescalating behavioral health incidents in office.
Participate in other group or department activities.
- Masters of Social Work Degree from an accredited program.
Licensure: Current Massachusetts Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) required.
Behavioral Health Clinical Staff will work in both a normal office environment, as well as in a healthcare practice setting. He/she will need to travel to multiple sites within the Pentucket Medical group.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Primary Location MA-Haverhill-PCP Pentucket Medical Associates Haverhill
PCP Pentucket Medical Associates Haverhill (PCPHaverhill)