Central Intake Assessor - Behavioral Health Job

Full Job Title: Central Intake Assessor - Wentzville Behavioral Health - Float PRN (11a-11p)

Job Number: 16014860

Facility: SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital - Wentzville

Location: Wentzville, MO

Schedule: Float PRN

Hours: 11a-11p


Under general supervision of BHS Central Intake Director, completes intake and assessment functions necessary to arrive at appropriate level of care determinations for ED, medical floor, and referral source patients in need of mental health care.


EDUCATION: Require a Master degree in a human service discipline ( e.g., social work, counseling, marriage and family therapy, public health, education and or health science) or Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing with a minimum of one year experience in a mental health setting

CERTIFICATION, liCENSURE, BONDING: Prefer current License social Worker, License Professional Counselor, or be license-eligible

EXPERIENCE: 1-3 years' clinical experience in mental health setting. One year leadership experience preferred

SPECIAL QUAliFICATIONS: Excellent communication and assessment skills and good judgment related to risk assessment of patients with mental illness.

Department Specific:
Working knowledge of major DSM diagnostic criteria.

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