ASSESSMENT COORD (MSW) MOBILE - PRN
Mesilla Valley Hospital is a free-standing 120 bed psychiatric hospital in Las Cruces, New Mexico that provides mental health and drug & alcohol addiction services for adolescents, adults, and seniors. Las Cruces offers a mild climate and the very best that nature has to offer with the breathtaking Organ Mountains and close proximity to the Rio Grande Valley.
What do our current therapists value at UHS?
An environment that puts patient care first. One of the most rewarding aspects of working as a INPATIENT/OUTPATIENT THERAPIST is providing excellent care, comfort, and security to the patients and families you treat, at their most vulnerable times. Having the opportunity to grow, learn, and advance in your career. Supportive and responsive leadership.
POSITION SUMMARY: The A&R Coordinator/MAT is responsible for screening potential admissions and determining an appropriate level of care to recommend to the physicians. This position interfaces closely with the medical staff, fellow department heads and administration, treatment team, external case managers, managed care organizations, and also functions as a liaison with other hospital departments. Assessments may be conducted at other Healthcare facilities.
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Master’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Social Work or a clinically related mental health field and possess one of the following New Mexico licenses: licensed professional mental health counselor (LPC); licensed master’s social worker (LMSW); or licensed mental health counselor (LMHC); licensed independent social work (LISW); licensed professional clinical mental health counselor (LPCC); or licensed marriage and family therapist (LMFT). A minimum of one year of clinical experience preferred.
SKILLS: Working knowledge of the mental health field and experience in clinical interviewing, patient assessment, family motivation, treatment planning, communicating with external review organizations or comparable entities, and working effectively with people of diverse backgrounds.