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Riverside Community Care Hospital Based Emergency Services Clinician - Needham in Needham, Massachusetts

Hospital Based Emergency Services Clinician - Needham

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Hospital Based Emergency Services Clinician

$2,000 Sign-On Bonus: $1,000 at hire and $1,000 after you complete 6 months of service.

MSW, LCSW, LICSW, LMHC, LMFT encouraged to apply!

Excellent opportunity to join Riverside Community Care as a Full Time Hospital Based Emergency Services Clinician!

The Hospital-based Emergency Services Clinician will be primarily dedicated to and located at the Emergency Department of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Needham. The Hospital-based Emergency Services Clinician position is a unique partnership between Riverside Community Care and BID Needham, aimed at exploring diversionary options and helping reduce barriers for patients who are otherwise supported in the Emergency Department until appropriate services are identified.

Other duties of the Hospital Based Emergency Services Clinician include:

  • Develop care plans for frequent utilizers of the Emergency Department.

  • Assist Emergency Department staff develop and utilize safety plans and strategies when necessary.

  • Meet with patients to provide care navigation support, such as evaluation for the appropriate level of care, or coordination care with patient providers.

  • Provide all services in accordance with Riverside policies, regulations, and standards, all applicable BID Needham rules, policies, regulations, standards, and all applicable State and/or Federal laws and regulations

Riverside offers an outstanding staff training program offering CEUs to eligible employees as well as health, dental, and vision benefits. Our Career Consulting program is also available to any interested employee.

Our Ideal Candidate:

Riverside Community Care takes pride in its employees for being hardworking, compassionate, and respectful. Our ideal candidate would have these qualities along with the following skills and experience:

Required Skills

  • Excellent communication and organizational skills required

  • Advanced computer fluency including Microsoft Office required

  • Valid driver's license and reliable vehicle required for limited local travel

Required Experience

  • Master’s degree in Social Work, Psychology, or Mental health discipline required

  • LICSW, LMHC, LMFT, or LCSW required

  • Four years of experience in the field of mental health/Social Services required

  • Two years of experience in Emergency Services Programs, Hospital Social Work and/or other related Levels of Care preferred

  • Knowledge of CBHI Services preferred

Riverside Community Care is dedicated to respect, integrity and engagement of all individuals. We are committed to building an inclusive and culturally competent organization and we value the richness of having a diverse applicant pool. As an employer committed to equal opportunity, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, military status, national origin, disability, or any other characteristic as established by law.

Job Location

Needham, Massachusetts, United States

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