Ascension Health Designated MHP/Lourdes Crisis Services/Full Time/40 hour week/Varied in Kennewick, Washington

Job ID: 207835

Designated MHP/Lourdes Crisis Services/Full Time/40 hour week/Varied

Kennewick, Washington

Regular/Rotating

Additional Job Information

Title: Designated MHP

City, State: Kennewick,WA

Location: LCC Crisis Services

Department: LCC CRISIS SERVICES

Additional Job Details: Full-Time,Rotating, 40 hours,Weekly

Marketing Statement

Lourdes Health Network is a Catholic health care institution, founded in 1916 by the Sisters of St. Joseph. Our Mission is an extension of the healing ministry of Jesus. We are called to serve our community, our patients, their loved ones and our co-workers with respect, compassion and care. We respond to the health care needs of the community in a Christian spirit. We strive for excellence in all we do.

Job Description

Job Summary:

Conducts Interviews and assessments for potential admissions.

Responsibilities:

  • Provides admissions and intake services to patients and potential patients.

  • Responds to telephone inquiries from persons seeking mental health care or information about mental health-related services.

  • Admits patients to the hospital and registers outpatients with appropriate physician orders.

  • Documents calls and related admission information.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • Counselor specializing in Behavioral Health obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Have or obtain Designated Mental Health Status within first four (4) months of employment.

  • One or more of the following:

  • Certified Professional Agency Affiliated Counselor specializing in Behavioral Health credentialed from the Washington Department of Health obtained within 4 Months (120 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Certified Counselor specializing in Behavioral Health credentialed from the Washington Department of Health obtained within 4 Months (120 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Licensed Social Worker specializing in Behavioral Health credentialed from the Washington Department of Health obtained within 4 Months (120 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Master's Level Degree

  • Master's Degree in Social/Behavioral Science required

Work Experience:

  • Two (2) years' of experience working with persons who experience mental illness.

How To Apply

Applicants may proceed by clicking on the "Apply Now" button. To apply at a later time, return to the Employment page at www.yourlourdes.com or visit one of your Employment Kiosks in the Human Resources Department located at 520 N 4th Ave. Pasco, Washington.

If you have any questions about the application process or require reasonable accommodation to complete the application process, please contact Human Resources at Lourdes Health Network at 509-546-2283 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 PST Monday-Friday.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We are an equal opportunity employer (EEO) and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, political affiliation or belief.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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