Behavioral Health Assessor
Rockford Memorial Hospital (RMH) - Illinois

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Complete Description

The Behavior Health Assessor serves as a liaison to ensure the patient enters the appropriate behavioral health service at the appropriate level of care. Under the supervision of the Director of Behavioral Medicine Services or designee, the clinical Behavioral Health Assessor performs comprehensive mental health assessments pursuant to established and approved protocols requiring the exercise of independent clinical judgment and responsibility. Maintains equipment and records, performs quality assurance activities related to the behavioral health assessment and disposition processes with minimal supervision. The Assessor is a behavioral health professional who may be called upon to speak in public, conduct in-service training or assist in the orientation of new hires. Responsible for conducting direct face-to-face behavioral health assessments and interventions which may include the admission of voluntary and involuntary patients to a mental health facility. Requires Master's degree in Social Work or Psychology. LCSW (Licensed Clinical Social Worker) or LCPC (Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor) required. Minimum two years relevant experience.
Grade 14

Additional Information

Weekend and/or Holiday Rotation may be required.