Coordinator - Behavioral Health Program in Las Cruces, NM at Memorial Medical Center

Date Posted: 10/10/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Memorial Medical Center

Oversees programplanning, development, and coordination. Evaluates the effectiveness ofclinical services. Coordinates inter- and intra-agency services for clients.Oversees staff assessment, diagnostic treatment, and case management methods.

Audits client charts forstaff compliance with established documentation and treatment standards.

Serves as an agencyliaison to the community; creates networks in the community by participating incommunity organizations, meetings, activities, and events related to behavioralhealth.

Identifying problemareas, and recommending changes to improve program performance and services.

Provides crisisintervention and stabilization. Continually assesses client progress towardgoals; reviews cases with assigned doctor and making referrals to communityresources.

Manages assigned clinicstaff, including establishing workloads, prioritizing work assignments,evaluating performance, interpreting and enforcing policies and procedures,resolving issues, and administering disciplinary action as required.

Reports directly toDepartment Director.


Job Requirements

Minimum Education:

Master’s Degree in Social Work from a graduate school of social work accredited by the Council on Social Work Education.

Minimum Experience

Three years experience in a direct patient care in an acute therapeutic milieu setting. Experience developing a milieu schedule and assuring compliance with schedule. Including ensuring patients are completing activities of daily living, attending meals, treatment team, groups and adjunctive activities.

Licensure/Certification:  Current or eligible New Mexico Social Work license required.


Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran

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