• Psychiatric Liaison, Full-Time, 12 Hour

    Requisition ID
    2019-14568
    Category
    Professional
    Facility
    Clovis Community Medical Center (CCMC)
    Location
    US-CA-Clovis
    Posted Date
    11/22/2019
  • Overview

    Community Regional Medical Center is the flagship hospital of Community Medical Centers – a private, not-for-profit healthcare system based in Fresno, California, and the largest healthcare provider and private employer in central California. We measure up with top hospitals nationally and are the 3rd largest in California. With 685 beds, we are home to the only Level 1 Trauma and comprehensive burn centers between Los Angeles and Sacramento. The 56,000 square-foot emergency department is one of the largest and busiest in the state. We have an 84 bed Level 3 NICU and a brand new pediatric specialty care unit. Future plans include building a women and children’s facility on campus and expanding with 65 additional beds.

     

    Our hospital serves 2.5 million people within 9 counties, averaging a daily census of 641 patients. We’re affiliated with UCSF as a teaching facility and have trained 3,000 Medical Doctor’s to date plus remain investing in research and training grants.

    Responsibilities

    Your Career at Community | Opportunity. Challenge. Growth.

    • Responsible for performing psychiatric assessments and coordinating the safe admission, transfer, referral, or other appropriate disposition of patients according to their needs.
    • Serves as a liaison to the community and responds to law enforcement, friends, families, and others in the coordination of appropriate treatment for patients who are experiencing a psychiatric emergency.
    • The Psychiatric Liaison is responsible for ensuring the appropriate placement for patients requiring admission or transfer.

    Qualifications

    Experience and education minimum requirements:

    • Master’s degree in Social Work (MSW) or Bachelor’s degree in Nursing and two (2) years of Behavioral Health experience or Associate degree in Nursing and four (4) years of Behavioral Health experience.
    • Current CA. Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) if education is MSW or current CA Registered Nurse license if education is a nursing degree.
    • Fresno County Department of Behavioral Health 5150 certification or must obtain within 6 months of hire.
    • Current BLS certification.

    Click HERE to learn more about our awesome benefits offerings as well!

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