Behavioral Health Consultant (Oakland, MD)

Date: 
10-27-15
Job Name: 
Behavioral Health Consultant (Oakland, MD)
Job Description: 

Mountain Laurel Medical Center is now recruiting additional enthusiastic and reliable full-time staff members to be part of our progressive movement towards the highest quality of healthcare. Mountain Laurel is the proven employer of choice in Oakland and Grantsville.  All positions include a competitive compensation and benefits package as well as a rewarding atmosphere to work in.

Seeking a Behavioral Health Consultant to practice in a FQHC that is practicing in a teambased model of care; the health center achieved NCQA Level III Patient Centered Medical Home recognition. A paperless practice, we provide care on a patient centric EHR platform. TheBehavioral Health Consultant would be a part of an integrated team-based model of care providing behavioral health consultation to children, adolescents, adults, and families in order toimprove psychosocial functioning. Responsibilities include: assisting the primary care team in developing care management processes such as the use of guidelines, disease management techniques, case management, and patient education to improve self-management of chronic diseases; provides assessment, consultation, and brief intervention forpsychological/psychiatric problems and/or disorders. In addition, designing and implementing clinical pathways and protocols for an emerging behavioral health program; as well as,monitoring the program, identifying problems related to patient services and making recommendations for improvement.

LCSW-C required.

If you are interested in being part of our exceptional staff, please submit an application and resume to: Andrea Everett, at Mountain Laurel Medical Center, 1027 Memorial Drive, Oakland, MD 21550, or email to andrea@mtnlaurel.org