CLINICAL COORDINDATOR - Behavioral Health Center – Full Time
The primary purpose of the Clinical Coordinator position is to direct and coordinate operations of the Behavioral Health Center including patient care and treatment program planning. Works with the Director to develop/implement community relations and marketing strategies. The Clinical Coordinator is in charge of maintaining the department schedule. The Clinical Coordinator is responsible for interpreting the objectives and policies, guiding the team by utilizing the following skills; problem solving, critical thinking, strategic planning, team development, and leadership to ensure the delivery of safe quality care in a fiscally sound manner. The Clinical Coordinator provides expert care coordination to the psychiatric population using quality therapy techniques for direct patient care and driving treatment team/staff by incorporating nursing staff, therapists and psychiatry to guide patient care. This role will also be expected to help develop clinical and educational programs for patients, family, and staff. The Clinical Coordinator will also oversee the program goals and outcome measurements are properly developed and reported. This role will also be expected to, at times, perform direct billable patient care in individual, family and group settings.
Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work or Counseling required, Masters and Social Work degree preferred.
Current license to practice in the state of Ohio as a Social Worker or Counselor.
5 years clinical and/or administrative experience required in psychiatric mental health.
Medical social work and Interdisciplinary experience required.
The above statement reflects the general duties considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job as identified and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all work requirements that may be inherent in the job. Please apply on-line at www.unionhospital.org.