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CURRENT OPEN POSITIONS

Licensed Clinical Social Worker -Part Time-Staten Island

Department: Primary Care - Behavioral Health
Location: Staten Island, NY

Founded 45 years ago as a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC), Hudson River Health Care (HRHCare) is one of the nation’s largest community health providers. The HRHCare network of 43 health centers throughout the Hudson Valley, New York City, and Long Island provides affordable, accessible care to over 245,000 patients annually. The network’s exceptional primary care practitioners, specialists, and support staff have made HRHCare a destination for convenient, high-quality care for all. In 2018, Brightpoint Health, an FQHC network with sites in all five boroughs of New York City, joined HRHCare.

New Opening-  Part Time L.C.S.W at our Staten Island Bay Street Clinic

POSITION SUMMARY
The Licensed Clinical Social Worker provides specialized knowledge and skills for psychiatric and mental health evaluation, assessment and management of clients. Strong therapy skills are essential. The position reports to the Senior Vice President of Behavioral Health.


ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
• Provides psychotherapy for patients.
• Provides psychosocial evaluations for patients
• Practices in collaboration with psych NPs, psychiatrist and other medical staff to manage patient care
• Assesses the multidimensional needs of patients and develops and implements care plans
• Functions as a patient advocate, by participating in clinical meetings, patient care
conferences and informal discussion with health care and mental health program staff
• Provides patient education relative to psychiatric mental health issues
• Provides written reports and care coordination as needed.
• Attends and participates in continuing educational programs, seminars, etc., designated to maintain professional competence
• Performs all related duties, as assigned, or unrelated duties, as requested, during emergencies
• Demonstrates an understanding of the management and care of the adult substance abuse population

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:
Master’s Degree in Social Work. Must be Licensed of New York State as a Clinical Social Worker. Specific experience in Psychiatric/Mental Health/Substance Abuse 

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