Psychologist - Per Diem Consultant

Liberty Healthcare Corporation Allentown , PA 18101

Posted 3 months ago

Licensed Psychologists are encouraged to consider a consulting position with Liberty Healthcare Corporation.

This position will support Pennsylvania's statewide adult protective services program and be responsible for conducting capacity evaluations of adults who have disabilities.

Specific responsibilities will include:

  • Working on an as-needed basis, when called upon, likely a few times monthly

  • Traveling throughout the region to meet with clients in their private homes or facility settings

  • Administering appropriate psychological assessments to determine competency

  • Writing comprehensive reports suitable for formal court proceedings

  • Fully completing assessments and submitting reports within a few weeks of initial notification

As a consultant Psychologist with Liberty Healthcare you would be paid according to a mutually agreed upon fee schedule. You will also be reimbursed for approved mileage and toll expenses.

You are a good fit for this position if you possess these attributes:

  • Licensed in Pennsylvania as a Psychologist

  • Experienced in administering capacity evaluations of people who have intellectual and developmental disabilities

  • Able to write comprehensive and cogent reports which are supported by accurate data

Pennsylvania's Adult Protective Services Law (Act 70) was enacted to provide protective services to adults between 18 and 59 years of age who have a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activities. The APS Law establishes a program of protective service in order to detect, prevent, reduce and eliminate abuse, neglect and abandonment of adults in need. This program is operated by Liberty Healthcare Corporation on behalf of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania's Department of Human Services.

Click here to learn more about he Pennsylvania Adult Protective Services Act and this program

Liberty Healthcare provides a wide array of health and human services to people throughout the United States. We serve people in their homes and communities as well as in hospitals and specialized treatment settings. We help people who have physical and mental illnesses get better. We serve people who have disabilities ensuring they receive vital services, are safe, well-cared for and live as independently as possible.

Click here to learn more about Liberty Healthcare

Click the "Apply" button now and submit your resume for immediate consideration.

For more information contact Michael Caskey at (610) 952-1611 or Michael.Caskey@LibertyHealth.com


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