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Intake Coordinator / Care Manager LPC or LCSW

Company: Boulder Community Health
Location: Boulder
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

Part Time, Days. 16 hours/week.Pay range is between $27.93-$41.89/hr, depending on years of relevant and like experience.Boulder Community Health is a Certified Level II Trauma Center. We are honored to hold the awards of 2019 Best Medical Facility from Boulder Weekly, 2019 Best Medical Center from Yellow Scene's, and Best Local Employer from Daily Camera. Come be part of an independent, community-focused health system; feel good knowing that your work will make a difference in people's lives and positively contribute to the community.POSITION SUMMARYProvides clinical intakes for triaging adult behavioral health patients to appropriate level of care; facilitating referrals to and from the Outpatient Counseling Center and BCH Inpatient Behavioral Health, BCH Primary Care Behavioral Health, and external sources. Conducts assessments and triaging of patients using a biopsychosocial model informed by a robust knowledge of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fifth Edition (DSM-5) and use of evidenced based screening tools. Works collaboratively with a treatment team, including psychiatrists, psychiatric nurse practitioners and therapists; providing and promoting the coordination, collaboration and continuity of care for patients throughout their treatment course at the Outpatient Counseling Center. Provides wrap-around services, e.g., referrals to homecare, prescription refills, family meetings, and wellness checks. Required to perform clinically related administrative tasks including documentation in a medical record in a timely, effective, and efficient manner. Excellent organizational skills and the ability to work and communicate well with others are critical aspects of this position.JOB QUALIFICATIONSEducation or Formal TrainingMaster's Degree in Social Work (MSW) required.Special Qualifications (licensure, registration, etc.)Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in good standing in the State of Colorado required.Experience2 years of experience in a psychiatric setting inpatient and/or outpatient.ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIESAdmission Process:Assist in admission and orientation of patients.Review initial assessment(s) and assist in completion.Conduct patient assessment evaluation and communication to the treatment team.Treatment Planning:Provide leadership in completion of the Master Treatment Plan and ongoing treatment goals.Develop, coordinate and complete discharge planning.Facilitate patient access to needed resources and aid in the development of alternatives as necessary to meet identified needs.Maintain collateral contacts with family or support systems, outside agencies and professionals as necessary.Attend and participate in team clinical supervision, team meeting and treatment planning.Care Management:Facilitate referrals to and from Outpatient Behavioral Health Counseling Center, Inpatient Behavioral Health, Primary Care Behavioral Health, and external sources and specialty providers.Provide wrap-around services including, but not limited to, referrals to homecare, prescription refills, family meetings, and wellness checks.Meet with patients to assess and evaluate status and discuss measurable treatment goals.Actively involve the patient, family and support system in planning and implementation of care.Maintain communication with patient's referring therapist, psychiatrist and/or primary care physician.Reports all symptoms related by the patient or observed to the patient's psychiatrist or psychiatric nurse practitioner.Discharge:Facilitate discharge planning immediately by working with the patient's family, significant supporters, outside providers and community resources.Evaluate the need for post hospital services and determine the appropriate discharge plan for all cases.Educate the patient/family as to the options/choices for the patient upon discharge. Communicate the recommendations of the treatment team.Complete pre-authorization for post-discharge care when needed.Collaborate with all providers regarding the discharge plan, i.e. Turning Point, Recovery Program, Mapleton Counseling Center, outside therapists, outside psychiatrists, Wardenburg Clinic, the PCP etc.Whenever possible obtain specific appointments with all providers following up with the patient after discharge.About Boulder Community Health and Boulder, ColoradoUncompromising medical excellence delivered with respect and compassion. Since 1922, Boulder Community Health has built a strong reputation on these values. As community-owned and operated not-for-profit hospital and clinic locations, we remain dedicated to the evolving needs of our citizens and providing access to high-quality care. Nestled in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, the Boulder lifestyle is conductive to enjoying the outdoors and brings a fresh perspective to healthcare practice. Surround yourself by natural beauty and an active, life-embracing community. Enjoy state-of-the-art facilities and equipment along with competitive compensation and benefits, including health/dental/life, tuition reimbursement, on-site fitness center, Employee Wellness, Employee Activities & Discounts, and many more!Location: Boulder Community Health - BHS IPSchedule: Part-time, Days - other, M-F 8-5

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