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Therapist – Mental Health – Mercy Psych Associates

CHI Health

This is a Contract position in Council Bluffs, IA posted May 5, 2019.

Position Type: Regular Scheduled Hours per 2 week Pay Period: 80 Primary Location: IA > COUNCIL BLUFFS > CHC PSYCHIATRIC ASSOCIATES MERCY CB CHI Health is a regional health network with a unified mission: nurturing the healing ministry of the Church while creating healthier communities.

Headquartered in Omaha, the combined organization consists of 15 hospitals, two stand-alone behavioral health facilities and more than 150 employed physician practice locations in Nebraska and southwestern Iowa.

More than 12,000 employees comprise the workforce of this network that includes 2,820 licensed beds and serves as the primary teaching partner of Creighton University?s health sciences schools.

In fiscal year 2014, the organization provided a combined $149.3 million in quantified community benefit including services for the poor, free clinics, education and research.

With locations stretching from Kearney, Neb.

to Missouri Valley, Iowa, the health network is the largest in Nebraska and serves residents of Nebraska and southwest Iowa.

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Job Summary/Essential Duties: Evaluates and assesses the bio-psycho-social needs of patients.

Assists in determining the most appropriate level of care for the patient, and makes appropriate referrals when indicated.

Demonstrates an understanding of the most current edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM) Conducts a risk assessment as part of every initial assessment/evaluation.

Develops comprehensive treatment plans in accordance with policy and procedures.

Demonstrates and documents appropriate referral practices, including referrals to treating physician for Axis III diagnosis.

Assists in maintaining currency of patient demographics and insurance information as necessary.

Completes assessment documentation within 24 hours of assessment.

Documentation reflects progress toward goals as established in the treatment plan.

Actively participates in clinical and peer supervision to ensure quality of care and professional performance standards.

Utilize expertise to assist in the development and implementation of policy and procedures and identifies opportunities for staff development.

Will ensure proper authorizations are obtained for patients.

Completes time sheets on a daily basis and submits for processing.

Completes assigned tasks within established budgeted hours.

Hours: Generally normal business hours, may include early evenings.




QUALIFICATIONS: Experience Preferred : 2 years of progressive experience in a mental health/addiction recovery or related field.


Education/Licensure Required: A minimum of a Master?s degree from an accredited educational institution in Counseling, Social Work, Nursing or other related behavioral health field.

Must have a current license/certification in one of the following areas: Licensed Mental Heath Practitioner (LMHP) in Nebraska Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) in Iowa.

Licensed Independent Social Worker (LISW) in Iowa Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) in Iowa Licensed Social Worker (LSW) in Iowa Licensed Marital and Family Therapist (LMFT) in Iowa Certified Master Social Worker (CMSW) Certified Social Worker (CSW) Licensed as a Psychologist in Nebraska or Iowa Licensed Independent Mental Heath Practitioner (LIMHP) in Nebraska License must be held in the state you provide services.

The outpatient clinic settings will not accept the provisional license.

Additional Information Requisition ID: 2019-R0224342 Schedule: Full-time Shift: Day Job Market: CHI Health