Assess/Referral Crisis Clin I

  • Allina Health
  • St Paul, MN, USA
  • Feb 14, 2020

Job Description

Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills. Allina Health clinics are committed to providing a work environment where passionate people have the knowledge, tools, opportunity and freedom to make a positive difference in the lives of our patients. We want you to be part of our team where each employee contributes to our mission of exceptional primary and specialty care. Allina Health clinics provide primary care, specialty care and urgent care services to people in 41 communities. More than 750 health care practitioners help patients identify health risks, manage chronic illness and find their path to better health. Responsibilities Req ID: 61363 Conduct face-to-face and telephone consultation with patients in crisis/psychiatric emergency to assess their clinical condition and to recommend the appropriate level of clinical care Coordinate admissions and/or intakes, including interfacing with insurance and managed care companies for authorization Refer patients to outpatient services, either within or outside the system when necessary Track and enter data regarding client contact, disposition of case, referral outcome and other pertinent information as required Education Masters of Art/Science in Social Work, Psychology, Nursing or other mental health profession Qualification/Skills Experience Minimum of one year direct clinical experience in a behavioral health stetting Skills Ability to work independently and on a multidisciplinary team Knowledge of psychosocial aspects of age specific human development, particularly as it related to mental illness and coping Effective communication and human relations skills to establish positive relationships with patients/families, physicians and staff of varying disciplines, external payors and care providers Knowledge and skills related to care coordination, community resources and complex internal and external health care delivery systems Ability to conduct mental health assessments and interventions in a condensed time frame Demonstrated strength in evaluating and managing complex situations including conflict management, decision management, and case management Licensure/Certifications Current licensure in the State of Minnesota, preferred Work Schedule 4 10 hour shifts, 10pm-8am Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday Location/Community Information With beautiful natural settings along the Mississippi River, St. Paul embodies a large ethnically diverse population with restaurants, cultural entertainment, and shopping venues for everyone. Downtown St. Paul features a number of historic buildings including the State Capitol, the Fitzgerald Theater, the Landmark Center, the St. Paul Hotel, and breathtaking views of the Mississippi River. The city is also home to the Science Museum of MN, the Xcel Energy Center (home of the MN Wild hockey team), and the MN History Center. St. Paul offers many private, alternative, and public school options from elementary through college and a wide array of housing options from old historic homes to new construction. The Twin Cities is consistently ranked near the top of Fortune's list of best cities in the world for work and family. A healthy business climate, opportunities for employment, good transportation, and an entrepreneurial environment are amongst the contributing factors. Located in St. Paul Population = 287,000 Service Area = 1,600,000 Community Resource Links: Community Information School Digger Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press Twin Cities Living Magazine Star Tribune Closing If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.