Requisition Number: 2020-3425
Type of Position: Full-Time
Location: Washington, DC
Come work with a great team! Diamond Healthcare manages the behavioral health services for Medstar Washington Hospital Center and has an opening for a full-time Inpatient Intake Clinician or Registered Nurse to work primarily night shift and some evening shifts.
This person will conduct clinical assessments of prospective patients in the Emergency Department (ED) and determine patients’ appropriateness for the program. Also, as needed, this person is responsible for providing direct clinical social work services to patients and their families as a part of the multidisciplinary team with most emphasis on completing Psychosocial Assessments, conducting groups, facilitating marital and/or family therapies, assisting in program development and developing, implementing and reviewing Treatment Plans on the units.
Candidates should have a minimum of 2 years experience in an adult Inpatient behavioral health and substance use facility. Experience facilitating patients' access to community resources and conducting therapeutic groups is strongly preferred. Must be flexible to adjust to the needs of a fast-paced environment, demonstrate effective problem solving skills and display proficient oral/written communication skills. Candidates must have active DC RN, LICSW or LPC license or be eligible for endorsement.