Behavioral Health Social Worker - LCSW (Remote)
Fully Remote Virtual Office
This LCSW position is responsible for responding to requests for consultative behavioral health assessments by phone and telehealth including the initial response, psychiatric triage assessment, designation of appropriate level of care/disposition, and initiation of placement/referral services. The position works collaboratively to improve the flow of behavioral health patients from ER and inpatient settings into appropriate programs, leveraging intake processes and telemedicine modalities to expedite the access to definitive behavioral health care. This remote Telehealth role utilizes systems designed for assessment of patients during clinical episodes and remote access to electronic health records, but will also manage videoconferencing systems that will be used for daily staff interactions, administrative meetings, and distance education. Thus, this associate will be responsible for operating and maintaining different levels of equipment and software technology usage.
It is expected that this position will include up to an 80/20 split between remote (80) and onsite (20) services.
Requirements you need
Licensed in the state of Pennsylvania without restrictions (LCSW) with the ability to obtain licensure in additional states as required. A private home office space with access to dependable high speed internet. Comfortable with technology and distance based management of patients. Committed to evidence based practices and measurement based care.
What we offer
$5,000 sign-on bonus after the completion of an introductory period!
Excellent collaborative work atmosphere with engaged and knowledgeable team members
Flexible schedule opportunities to include (3) 12 hour shifts or (4) 10 hour shifts
Paid time off plans for vacations, holidays and illness
Health insurance, including coverage for medical, dental, vision, and prescription drugs
401(k) retirement plan
Life and disability insurance
Flexible spending accounts
Masters or better in Social Work
3-5 years: Direct clinical behavioral healthcare experience.
2 years: Emergency crisis evaluation/consultation experience.
Licenses & Certifications
L-NM-Social Worker LCSW