This licensed professional position works as part of a multi-disciplinary team, in collaboration with primary care providers, to support the behavioral, physical and psychosocial needs of a diverse patient population within an outpatient primary or integrated care setting. This provider engages in direct patient care through brief solution-focused interventions, referral and coordination of specialty mental health services as needed (i.e., SBIRT - Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment), and psycho-education.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:
Minimum of Master's degree from an accredited college or university.
Bilingual Spanish or Navajo preferred.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:
New Mexico State licensure as a Master's or doctorate level mental health counselor, social worker, or psychologist is required, e.g., LPC, LMHC, LAMFT, LPCC, LMSW, LISW, LCSW, LMFT, LPAT or LCP. Must have by date of hire and maintain current throughout employment.
Have or be able to obtain First Aid and BLS/CPR certifications within 30 days of hire. Certifications must meet the requirements listed in the document "BLS / CPR / ACLS & First Aid Training Resources" posted on Staurolite. It is your responsibility to keep your certifications current at all times.
This position requires successful completion of an initial post-offer of employment:
According to PMS Human Resources Policy 205.006, "Healthcare Personnel Testing & Immunization Requirements," this position must comply with required testing and immunizations. Testing and immunizations including TB, Hepatitis B (consent or waiver), Tdap, MMR, and Varicella, will be available at the employee's PMS health center. Influenza vaccines will be required according to dates set by the CDC and NMDOH.
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Presbyterian Medical Services