Behavioral Health Crisis Specialist, As Needed Evening Shifts, Elgin

Amita Health Elgin , IL 60121

Posted 2 months ago

Job ID: 399000

Behavioral Health Crisis Specialist, As Needed Evening Shifts, Elgin

Elgin, Illinois

Regular / Day

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We Are Hiring

Behavioral Health Crisis Specialist

  • Emergency Department

  • PRN, Days (Registry Social Worker positions working the 4:00 p.m.

  • 12:30 a.m. shift) - AMITA Presence St Joseph

  • Elgin, IL

Why Join AMITA?

AMITA Health ( is a joint operating company formed by the Adventist Health System in Altamonte Springs, FL and St. Louis, MO based Ascension.

AMITA Health is the largest health system in Illinois, comprising 19 hospitals and more than 230 sites of care. The health system has 900 providers in its medical groups, more than 26,000 associates and 7,000 physician partners and serves over 4.3 million residents in the greater Chicagoland area.

What You Will Do

As an associate with AMITA Health, you will have the opportunity to assist clients by assessing their social services needs, solving problems, setting goals and obtaining required services.


  • Conduct initial intake procedures.

  • Assess needs and eligibility of potential clients.

  • Participate in the initial assessment process, service plan of care development, and ongoing monitoring of each client's care.

  • Obtain extensive social history from client and/or family member upon admission to program.

  • Resolve client problems by clarifying the issue, determining the cause; selecting and explaining the best solution; expediting correction or adjustment; and following up to ensure resolution.

What You Will Need

Equal Employment Opportunity

AMITA Health will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.


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Behavioral Health Crisis Specialist, As Needed Evening Shifts, Elgin

Amita Health