SSM HEALTH Counselor LCSW LPC in Jefferson City, Missouri

Description Role Purpose:Responsible for providing individual, group therapy and case management services, documenting patient's response to services initiating charges for services provided and communicating with patient's support team. Responsibility: * Promotes Exceptional Patient Care by communicating with patients and support staff in an effort to manage the patient's mental illness and maintain or improve patient's independence. * Provides Exceptional Clinical Service Outcomes by assessing patient's mental health symptoms, by developing a master treatment plan, by effectively communicating the plan to patients and facilitating daily group within the scope of practice and utilizing effective group techniques. * Encourages Exceptional Patient Safety by monitoring patient's attendance in program, educating patients on mental and physical health issues and encouraging patient's to assertively communicate with support team and assisting patient's in developing effective problem solving skills. * Assists in Exceptional Financial Performance by documenting services provided on a timely basis and accurately entering charges in the Electronic Health Record. * Contributes to Exceptional Employee and Physician Satisfaction by establishing professional relationships, providing clear and timely communication with co-workers and physicians, resolving conflicts in a timely and effective manner and offering help to others when needed.Qualifications Minimum Qualifications: * Masters Degree in Social Work or Behavioral Health * Licensed Clinical Social Worker or Licensed Professional Counselor * 1-3 years of Group Therapy and working with the Chronically Mentally ill * Knowledge of Dual DiagnosisEmployer's Job# 17012517Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.