PAS Clinician - Per Diem
Butler Hospital - Behavioral Health Job ID: 06229-xx286-706P
Butller Hospital 345 Blackstone Blvd Providence ,RI 02906
The PAS Clinician is responsible for the emergency clinical assessment of patients, conveying clinical findings and initial recommendations to PAS Doctor. Works in collaboration with PAS Doctor in defining options for appropriate level of care. Performs utilization review functions according to procedure and adheres to all timeframes. Coordinates in facilitating an optimal disposition plan for patients demonstrating knowledge of general and age specific resources including availability, eligibility, cost factors and types of service.
Education: LMHC and LICSW strongly preferred. LCSW will be considered with an LICSW obtained within one year. Master’s degree required or to be obtained within 6 months Training and Experience: Knowledge and/or previous experience working within Rhode Island mental health system or substance abuse system.