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Pediatric Clinical Therapist - LICSW

Pediatric Clinical Therapist - LICSW

Requisition ID 
2018-5282
# of Openings 
1
Address 
900 Union Street
Job Locations 
US-MA-Westborough
Posted Date 
1/26/2018
Category 
Social Worker
Department 
PEDIATRICS
Job Code 
AN11

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Responsibilities

Pediatric Clinical Therapist - LICSW

  • Provides direct clinical services to patients and families in the form of psychosocial assessments, individual, family, and group treatment
  • Evaluates and treats patients in a number of clinical areas. Applies clinical interventions as appropriate for patients with various physical and psychological conditions
  • Provides clinical consultation to providers and interdisciplinary team members to assist with crisis intervention
  • Facilitates appropriate patient referrals for chronic substance abuse, chronic mental health services, complex care management and other appropriate community resources
  • Obtains and coordinates communication with collateral contacts including school personnel, community based behavioral health providers, and/or state agency caseworkers, to coordinate behavioral health care needs defined by Primary Care Providers
  • Maintains documentation within the standards of the organization 
  • Establishes and maintains effective collegial relationships with physicians and other professionals
  • Works effectively, supports and promotes integrated, team based care in pediatric primary care office setting
  • Serves as patient advocate both within the organization and in the community
  • Participates in extended care team interdisciplinary processes
  • Participates in clinical supervision sessions as needed with the Director. Provides clinical supervision to students as agreed upon with the Department Director
  • Provides and participates in in-service education as indicated  
  • Participates in professional organizations, workshops, and conferences as they pertain to clinical and administrative functions
  • Keeps abreast of current clinical literature related to clinical social work and evidence based practices for treatment of pediatric population
  • Enhances professional growth and development through educational programs, seminars, etc.

Qualifications

  • Minimum 3 years experiences in a community mental health environment
  • Minimum of 5 years progressive clinical experience with children and families
  • Experience in medical setting preferred
  • Graduate of an accredited school of social work
  • Master’s Degree and active, unrestricted licensure as an LICSW in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts required
  • CANS Assessor certification- preferred
  • Current Massachusetts driver’s license
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills, with a flexible and creative approach to problem solving 
  • Proficient in computer and EMR use, the Internet and health information technology
  • Successfully able to work independently as well as a member of an interdisciplinary team
  • Possesses good clinical judgment and decision making skills

About Reliant Medical Group

 

At Reliant Medical Group, transforming the delivery of health care across Central and Boston Metro-west Massachusetts is our passion. Founded in 1929, we are an established multi-specialty, physician led integrated healthcare delivery system, with 500 providers that care for over 325,000 patients throughout our 25 locations. Recognized nationally for an innovative, sustainable care model and advanced EHR platform, we offer a full range of outpatient primary care and over 30 different specialties including hospital medicine, comprehensive radiology services, and urgent care.

 

As one of the most dynamic and progressive health care organizations in the country today, Reliant Medical Group consistently delivers clinical outcomes that meet or exceed national standards. At Reliant, we promote a culture of clinical innovation and transformation and see the results when 97% of our patients recommend us.

 

Reliant Medical Group has a long history of commitment to value-based care and clinical excellence. The organization exceeds the 90th percentile in most HEDIS measures, is among the top provider groups nationally in patient experience, and provides care at a cost well below market competitors. Reliant is also committed to the provider experience and understands that the best path to better patient care is by ensuring that providers and staff are happy, engaged, and productive.

 

Reliant Awards:  https://reliantmedicalgroup.org/blog/category/reliant-awards/

 

Compensation is competitive and Reliant offers a comprehensive benefits package to include a 403(b) retirement plan with a strong company match. The Central Massachusetts area offers four season living (boating, biking, hiking, golfing and skiing), affordable housing prices, commuting distance from Boston, top-ranking schools, and thriving retail and entertainment districts and easy travel destinations to Boston, MA; Hartford, CT; New York City, NY; Providence, RI; Hampton, NH; and Portland, ME.

 

To learn more about this and other opportunities, please apply through the link to the right. If this is your first time at our site, you will be asked to create a basic profile that will allow you to receive updates about your application from the team. Alternatively, you may also contact us directly at:

 

Melissa Miller

Melissa.miller@reliantmedicalgroup.org

Physician Recruiter

Phone # 1-774-261-1371

 

Thank you for considering opportunities with Reliant!

 

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