Clinician - Fee For Service
Job Details
Schenectady-Franklin - Schenectady, NY
Fee For Service- Benefited
Day
Description

Clinician Fee For Service - Schenectady, NY

The Fee For Service Clinician role is responsible for providing clinical/counseling to individuals, families and/or couples in an outpatient mental health clinic that is licensed by New York Office of Mental Health.


RESPONSIBILITIES 

  • Complete the following documentation within agency or regulatory timelines, whichever is more restrictive, as part of "fee for service"
  • Comprehensive Assessment - Psychosocial, Progress notes for each scheduled appointment. Initial treatment plans / treatment plan reviews other documents as indicated as part of the agency process. Document all phone / collateral communication
  • Manage full case load, Collaborate with on-site prescriber as needed for client care,  Attend Behavioral Health Center staff meeting twice a month, Attend and participate in individual supervision; weekly, bi weekly or monthly based on licensure level or individual need
  • Provide therapeutic services to individuals assigned to case load, Provide case management services as clinically indicated, Reply / respond to all client calls within 48 hours.
  • The FFS Benefit Eligible position is expected to schedule 40 billable units per week and manage a caseload of approximately 80 clients.
  • The FFS Non-Benefit Eligible position is expected to schedule 5 billable units per week.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

  • Requires a Master’s degree in Social Work or Mental Health Counselor. Experience in human services, case management, line staff at a residential program, or any other related direct care within human services. Both pre and post master degree experience will be considered.
  • Must be license eligible and have a limited permit in discipline - required, Full license (LMHC/LCSW/LCSWR) preferred.
  • Must maintain license in good standing with the NYS Office of the Professions.

If you’ve got the talent, drive and desire to make a real difference in your community, you need to be a part of Northern Rivers Family of Services. We’re a family of human service agencies united in our passion to help the children, adults, and families of the Capital Region and beyond. 

Our employees receive a generous time off and health care package, tuition reimbursement, loan repayment assistance, free training/CEU opportunities, flexible work schedule, and much more! 

Apply today to become part of our team!

 

Northern Rivers is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable law.

The Company will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant.

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