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Social Worker- LICSW Behavioral Health (OB-GYN)

Company: Southcoast Health
Location: New Bedford
Posted on: January 25, 2023

Job Description:

Help us integrate Behavioral Health services with our providers and treat the whole patient under one roof!Southcoast Health is a community-based health system located in southeastern MA and RI. Where you work matters. Choosing Southcoast Health is more than just a career option. Our employees actively choose to better their community every single day. Be More at Southcoast.We are searching for a Behavioral Health Social Worker(LICSW) or Licensed Mental Health Counselor(LMHC) to be part of our Behavioral Health team that will be integrated into our OB-GYN practice. This position will provide behavioral health assessment and brief therapy to OB-GYN patients including but not limited to pregnant and post-partum women while serving as resource to practice staff in the management and treatment.**3,000 New Hire Sign-On Bonus for this position**Hours: 40hrsShift: Day Shift Mon-FriLocation: OB-GYN - Dartmouth, MAWe are searching for a Behavioral Health Social Worker for a new and exciting opportunity to be part of our Behavioral Health team that will be integrated into our primary care practices as a provider/clinician. This position offers Behavioral Health assessments and brief therapy to our OB-GYN patientsJoin our team and help develop and expand this fundamental program and help patients address their behavioral health issues early before crisis hits as well as help them connect to longer term Behavioral Health treatment options when necessary.Responsibilities:

  • Conducting behavioral health assessments and providing behavioral health treatment including individual and family psychotherapy utilizing brief treatment modalities.
  • Serves as a consultant and resource to practice staff in the management and treatment of behavioral health disorders.
  • Provide functional or technical supervision over other employees in same or closely related classifications, where scope of supervisory responsibility is limited to direction, guidance, explanation, etc.

    Education and/or Experience Requirements:

    • A Masters Degree in Social Work from an accredited college or university.
    • Current Massachusetts Licensed Independent Clinical Social Work (LICSW) is required.
    • Demonstrated ability to perform as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
    • Experience with electronic medical record documentation preferred.

      Must be fully vaccinated against seasonal Influenza and COVID 19 and provide required vaccination documentation, unless approved for an exemption or deferral by Southcoast prior to starting employment.Southcoast Health is a community healthcare system with multiple access points, offering an integrated continuum of health services throughout Southeastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island. By uniting a single purpose and building an integrated system of services and resources, we have become one of the largest and fastest-growing health systems in Massachusetts. Together We Are More.

      • With more than 7,500 employees, Southcoast Health is the largest employer in Southeastern Mass., and the 18th largest employer in the Commonwealth, according to the Boston Business Journal.
      • We strive for a culture of health and well-being that recognizes, respects, and celebrates the rich diversity of one another and the communities we serve.

        We are committed to providing our employees in Massachusetts and Rhode Island with optimal benefits that promote a healthy work/life balance and add value to our employees' lives.

        • Generous Earned Time Off Package**
        • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance*
        • Tuition Assistance**
        • Short Term and Long-Term Disability Insurance*
        • Life & AD&D insurance*
        • Flexible Spending Accounts*
        • 403B Retirement Plan with match
        • HealthQuest Wellness Program
        • Employee Assistance Program
        • Employee Discount Program
        • Career Development Opportunities
        • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Council

          *Available to regular status employees who are scheduled to work a minimum of 24 hours.**Available to regular status employees who are scheduled to work a minimum of 20 hours. Are you ready to make a difference in your community? Join us to be More than medicine!Southcoast Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Keywords: Southcoast Health, New Bedford , Social Worker- LICSW Behavioral Health (OB-GYN), Healthcare , New Bedford, Massachusetts

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