Social Worker Assessment Specialist
Coral Springs, FL US
Social Worker Assessment Specialist Job Description:
-The ARC department operates on a 24/7 basis and will be rapidly expanding, requiring multiple new clinicians to join this exciting team.
-Using the latest telemedicine technology, the Assessment Specialist responds to requests from local Hospitals for psychiatric crisis assessments of patients within emergency rooms, psychiatric intake departments and hospital medical floors.
-Activity may include mental status evaluation, recommendations to physician regarding patient's level of behavioral health care needs, and confirmation of medical stability for inpatient psychiatric admission.
-The Assessment Specialist also receives calls from the community requesting information and referral, reviews requests for behavioral health admission from community referral sources, and coordinates with our Transfer Center for moving patients to the most appropriate behavioral health placement.
Social Worker Assessment Specialist Job Requirements:
-Licensure- LCSW, LMHC, LMFT, or Licensed Psychologist required
-Education- Master’s Degree or above in Behavioral Health
-Experience- 2 years of Behavioral Health experience required, 3 years with Psychiatric Assessment/Intake preferred
-Call center position - MUST hold current license. 1-3 years of experience in behavioral health intensive care unit.
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