Clinician I PRN

  • Danbury Hospital
  • Norwalk Hospital Norwalk Connecticut US
  • Posted: Jan 18, 2019
Other Allied Health

Job Description

 

Required: MSW required. Three or more years Psychiatric Nursing required. MSWIII-LG-50 at least 7 years post Master Clinical experience. MSWIII-LG-40 at least 4 years post Master Clinical experience. Current CT State license and American Heart Association certification in Basic Life Support as a Registered Nurse. Case Management experience preferred. American Nurses Association Psychiatric Nursing certification highly preferred. Bilingual, English-Spanish a plus. Out of State LCSW will be considered and must complete licensing qualifications within three years post hire. Must be able to make independent decisions, perform concurrent tasks, manage stressful situations and balance multiple priorities. Must be able to deal with a high degree of public and behavioral health patient contact and interaction. Self-motivation, initiative, experience, judgment, ability to follow-up and complete projects and high energy level are necessary. Must work well under pressure. Effective communication, organizational and interpersonal skills required and ability to effectively interact with the medical community. Performs evaluation and assessment functions for behavioral health patients. This includes the determination of the appropriate level of care according to relevant guidelines. Intervenes to assure appropriate usage of hospital resources. Interacts with Managed Care representatives and hospital representatives to assure maximum reimbursement. Hours: Per Diem