Employment Opportunity: Licensed Mental Health Professional

Organization: 
WellSpan Health
Location: 
York, PA

This position is eligible for financial incentives and a sign on bonus!
About the Position

Under general supervision, provides individual, group and/or family therapy. Provides preadmission screening to determine appropriateness for admission. Interviews patients and/or families to obtain psycho-social histories. Collaborates with the treatment team to develop a treatment plan and coordinates discharge planning.

The qualified candidate will be responsible for carrying out the following duties:

Conducts individual or group therapy sessions. Assesses patients' progress and modifies or extends treatment program accordingly.
Provides therapeutic intervention with patient and family including individual, marital, parental, family and group therapies.
Interviews patients and family members to obtain information about home environment, family relationships, health history, and patient's personality traits.
Documents current, accurate observations of care to the patient in appropriate records.
Coordinates care of assigned patients.
Assists in the implementation of education and training experience for interns and other designated students.
Prepares and maintains written documentation as required by the profession and the department.
Demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span of the assigned patient population. Assesses and interprets patient age specific data and provides appropriate, age specific treatment. Provides direct patient care to assigned patient age group(s).
Demonstrates a commitment to patient, visitor and staff by: complying with all applicable safety regulations; learning the impact of medical errors and methodology that will lead to reduction of errors; reporting actual and potential errors, as well as hazardous conditions; identifying opportunities to standardize processes and "error proof" systems that will lead to increased safety; and participating in safety education programs and root cause analyses as required.
Maintains established policies and procedures, objectives, quality assessment, safety, environmental and infection control standards.
Enhances professional growth and development through participation in educational programs, current literature, inservice meetings, and workshops.
Provides outstanding service to all customers; fosters teamwork; and practices fiscal responsibility through improvement and innovation.

Deadline: 
9/6/18
Qualifications: 

Master's Degree
Licensure in PA: Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) or Marriage and Family Therapy (LMFT) or Professional Counselor (LPC)
6 - 12 months

Contact Info: 

About WellSpan

WellSpan Health is a nationally recognized integrated health system serving the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. It comprises a multispecialty medical group, 1,200 physicians and advanced practice clinicians, a Level 1 Regional Resource Trauma Center, a regional behavioral organization, a homecare organization, six respected hospitals, more than 15,000 employees and 140 patient-care locations. We are transforming the health of our communities and educating medicine's next generation of providers and leaders.

Quality of Life in York, PA

Founded in 1741, the city of York is considered by many as the first capital of the United States. The Articles of Confederation were signed by the Second Continental Congress here in 1777. Its beautifully restored historic district is an architectural treasure. While York retains its farming and manufacturing heritage, at its heart York is a thriving cultural community that has attracted creative talent and innovative entrepreneurial investors from across the nation. The Appell Center for the Performing Arts brings headline shows and entertainment to the region. York is also home to the York Revolution, an independent professional baseball team and the 2017 Atlantic League champions. York County residents can find local employment in healthcare, manufacturing, technology, agricultural and service sectors. For the enthusiast, York offers plenty to do both indoors and out—from museums to state parks to fine dining and entertainment—all within an easy drive of major East Coast cities. (Patient population: 445,000)

Equal Opportunity Employment

WellSpan Health is an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color or any other protected class. WellSpan Health does, however, have a tobacco-free/nicotine-free hiring policy.

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