Ascension Health Behavioral Health Liaison - Adult Psychiatry in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
We Are Hiring
Spclst-Intake, Behavioral Lic - Adlt Psychiatry Nrsng Unit 001 - Part-Time,Day - St. Francis - Milwaukee,WI
Typically 8hr day shifts rotating holidays and weekends. 12 hour shift options available but not guaranteed.
Why Join Ascension?
In Wisconsin, Ascension operates 24 hospitals and hundreds of related healthcare facilities that together employ more than 23,500 associates. Across the state, Ascension provided more than $230 million in community benefit and care of persons living in poverty in fiscal year 2016. Serving Wisconsin for 169 years, Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. Ascension is the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system, operating 2,500 sites of care – including 141 hospitals and more than 30 senior living facilities – in 24 states and the District of Columbia. Visit www.ascension.org/wisconsin. We’re looking for talented associates to join us as we continue advancing healthcare across Wisconsin.
What You Will Do
As an Associate with Ascension-WI, you will have the opportunity to conduct interviews and behavioral health assessments for potential admissions.
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 or transfers to another facility.
Documents calls and related admission information.
Reviews all paperwork accompanying patients to ensure adherence with hospital and regulatory policies.
May staff a crisis hotline.
What You Will Need
One or more of the following:
LicensedClinical Counselorcredentialed from theWisconsin Board of Marriage & Family Therapy, Professional Counseling & Social Workobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Counselorcredentialed from theWisconsin Board of Marriage & Family Therapy, Professional Counseling & Social Workobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Social Workercredentialed from theWisconsin Board of Marriage & Family Therapy, Professional Counseling & Social Workobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Social Workerspecializing inClinical Practicecredentialed from theWisconsin Board of Marriage & Family Therapy, Professional Counseling & Social Workobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required
- None required.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Ascension Wisconsin is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against employees or prospective employees on basis of age, race, creed, color, religion, marital status, sex, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, sexual orientation, disability, arrest and/or conviction record, military status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic or status protected by law.
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