Rivers Residential Treatment- Midlands Campus is a 59-bed comprehensive residential treatment
facility for children and adolescents providing treatment for
psychiatric and chemical dependency related illnesses. We organize
our treatment around helping children and teenagers remove barriers
and develop interest in their futures and career aspirations. Our
therapeutic model is collaborative; working with families, patients
and agencies to maximize therapeutic goals and individual treatment.
Three Rivers Residential Treatment- Midlands is a subsidiary of Universal Health
Services, Inc. (UHS), one of the nation’s largest and most
respected health care management companies, operating through its
subsidiaries acute hospitals, behavioral health facilities and
ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now
have more than 65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to
build or purchase health care properties in rapidly growing markets
and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service and
effective cost control. Our success comes from a responsive
management style and a service philosophy based on integrity,
competence and compassion.
Mission: We strive to be a customer-focused organization staffed by
highly trained professionals who are dedicated to patients, families,
and the communities we serve by delivering quality behavioral health
care that ensures safety and preserves dignity while enhancing the
well-being of those who entrust us with their care.
Licensed Therapist/Utilization Review Coordinator evaluates patient
medical records to determine severity of patent's illness and
determining the appropriateness of level of care. Serve as
liaison for patients and hospital with insurance companies.
Negotiates and advocates for patient length of stay and level of
care. Oversee utilization review activities with other
departments to ensure reimbursement for services provided by the
hospital. Serve as a therapist with the PHP Program, carrying a
caseload of clients.
The candidate selected will be responsible for the
hours primarily on 1st shift, but will vary based on needs of
facility and/or programs)
Review the effectiveness of the comprehensive interface with
external reviewers, communicate with external reviewers and managed
care organizations to assure timely and appropriate
interactions, monitor outcomes of reviews and provide consultation as
Maintain an awareness of community and market-related activities
which includes knowledge of the activities of other providers, needs
of local payers and the political climate related to mental
Provides case management for each client assigned to his/her
caseload to include contact with the referring agency as required
by guidelines. Complete required case management documentation within
required time lines
Researches, performs and documents the psychosocial assessment
of all patients within specific time frames
Facilitates group therapy, family therapy, and individual
therapy sessions and documents appropriately in the interdisciplinary
in Social Work required. A minimum of two years’ experience as an
LMSW/LISW in psychiatric field required.
Current LMSW or LISW in South Carolina
Experience in negotiation and management of payer contracts,
managing and opening accounts in other states
Must possess knowledge of therapeutic
relationships, therapeutic processes, adolescent growth and
development, limit-setting and behavior management, crisis management
of aggressive behaviors and CPR.
Requires ability to work in a fast-paced environment and
valid SC Driver’s license.
Demonstrates extensive knowledge of
the network of state agencies, community resources, and aftercare.
Demonstrates strong communication skills, written and verbal.
Demonstrates the ability to establish and maintain effective working
relationships with co0workers, supervisors, referral sources and
general public. Has knowledge of assessment process, counseling, and
psychopathology. Demonstrates ability to establish credibility
and be decisive.
UHS is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search
firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or
emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS
via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid
written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed
the sole property of UHS. No fee will be paid in the event the
candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the referral or through
Universal Health Services
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