Behavioral Health Consultant LCSW
Saint Alphonsus Health System

Nampa, Idaho

Posted in Medical and Nursing


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Employment Type:
Full time
Shift:

Description:

GENERAL SUMMARY AND PURPOSE:

Provide evidence based brief individual, group, family and educational services including assessment and counseling for the Saint Alphonsus Medical Group's primary care clinics through Population Health in Nampa, Idaho and Baker City.

Participate as a member of a multidisciplinary treatment team to help assure the most appropriate treatment of patients. Document clinical and consultative activities in patient charts. Work to develop and promote the programs and objectives of the department.

SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Independently licensed (LCSW) to practice in the State of Idaho
  • Minimum of one year of post-license experience in related mental health setting preferred
  • Experienced in crisis intervention and brief therapy techniques

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Meet Health System's Core Values and Caring Standards including interpersonal communication and professional conduct expectations

  • Demonstrate knowledge and skills to competently care for all assigned age groups (Child, Adolescent, Adult and Geriatric as applicable)

  • Conduct initial evaluation of patients and communicate assessment information to physicians, APPs and nursing staff

  • Ability to clearly document at each visit objectives, measurable goals and progress toward goals and identify the expectations of brief counseling with patients

  • Ability to recognize when patient has achieved maximum benefit from therapy and professionally terminate care when patient is not progressing toward goals despite any needed treatment plan modifications or when patient has reached their goals

  • Counsel patients and families regarding recommended levels of care, community resources and financial arrangements

This opportunity is located in Nampa, Idaho.

About Saint Alphonsus:

Colleagues of Saint Alphonsus Health System enjoy competitive compensation with a full benefits package and opportunity for growth throughout SAHS and Trinity Health.

Visit www.saintalphonsus.org/careers to learn more about the benefits, culture and career development opportunities available to you at Saint Alphonsus Health System.

Community: Nampa, Meridian and Boise anchor this vibrant and growing mid-sized metropolitan area of 690,000 people. An outdoor enthusiast's paradise with a flourishing arts and entertainment scene, the region offers a reasonable cost of living, low crime rate, excellent cultural programs, neighborhood parks and nearby forests and rivers. Idaho's culture of physician independence also makes it one of the best places in America to be a practicing physician. The Boise Metro Area consistently ranks as one of the best places in the country to live, work and play!

Saint Alphonsus Health System is a growing four-hospital, 714-bed, 74 clinic integrated healthcare system serving southwestern Idaho, eastern Oregon and northern Nevada. Saint Alphonsus Health System is a member of Trinity Health, one of the largest Catholic not-for-profit health systems in the nation.

Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion: Trinity Health is a family of 115,000 colleagues and nearly 26,000 physicians and clinicians across 25 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.

Our dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention, and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.

Saint Alphonsus and Trinity Health are committed to promoting diversity in its workforce and to providing an inclusive work environment where everyone is treated with fairness, dignity and respect. We are committed to recruit and retain a diverse staff reflective of the communities we serve. Saint Alphonsus and Trinity Health are equal opportunity employers and prohibit discrimination against any individual with regard to race, color, religion, gender, marital status, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Trinity Health is a family of 115,000 colleagues and nearly 26,000 physicians and clinicians across 25 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.

Our dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention, and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.



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