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$80,000.00 Salary/year


Come join our Primary Care Team at Santiam Hospital & Clinics! We are a 5-star rated Hospital and voted 2021’s Best of the Mid-Valley for Best Hospital, Best Place to Have a Baby, and Best Local Surgery Center!
We are seeking an experienced, dedicated Behavioral Health Clinician to enhance our healthcare team of innovative leaders.
Santiam Hospital & Clinics is an independent, not-for-profit, 40 bed acute-care community-based hospital with 13 clinics across 8 specialties settled in the foothills of the Cascades serving many recreational sites as well as agricultural communities. We are an ever growing, progressive, up-to-date healthcare facility that is proud to serve our community and care for our friends and neighbors, ensuring the highest quality of care is delivered.

Job Summary: Full time 1.0 FTE; Competitive salary and benefits

Licensed starting wage $80,000 a year, Unlicensed starting wage TBD

LPC or LCSW encouraged to apply.

Flexible work schedule, including ½ day dedicated program development and leadership time weekly.
Annual continuing education fund of $1000 available.
On call responsibilities, including weekends and Holidays as assigned


The successful BHC candidate will:
Collaborate with other medical professionals in a fast-paced family practice environment
Act as a contributing member of the care team, assisting primary care providers in recognizing, treating, and managing behavioral health and biopsychosocial issues
Provide brief evidence-based interventions and use outcome-based models to track patient improvement
Be available for same day warm hand-offs and consultation with primary care providers
Act as a team member in helping build a successful new integrated care program
Connect patients and families with resources in the community
Participate in regular interdisciplinary group case consultations, collaborate with community partner organizations, and coordinate with external specialty care providers
Utilize knowledge of the most common concerns treated in primary care (e.g., depression, anxiety, insomnia, diabetes, obesity, smoking cessation, ADHD, parent education, etc.)



Two years’ experience in integrated primary care setting preferred
Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Licensed Professional Counselor, or Licensed Psychologist (PhD/PsyD) in the State of Oregon, or a graduate with the ability to obtain licensure with completion of clinical hours.
Ability to work independently and proactively to build a flourishing integrated care program
Ability to collaborate with an interdisciplinary care team and patients & families through effective written and verbal professional communication skills
Ability to multitask and be flexible in dealing with interruptions, a busy schedule, and a fast-paced work environment
Proficiency with electronic medical records including ability to document services in a clear, concise, and timely manner (concurrent documentation preferred)
Ability to pass a background check
Up to date on all vaccinations
Spanish language speakers are preferred

Benefit/Supplemental Information:

  • Medical/Vision/Dental Insurance with coverage effective on the 1st of the next month following start date.
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee Discounts at the Cafeteria, On-site Pharmacy, Gift Shop, and Medical Care.
  • Generous Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Annual PTO Cash-Out Program
  • Hospital Incentive Program
  • Bilingual Pay Differential Program
  • Employee Referral Bonus Program
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Life Insurance
  • Long Term Disability Insurance

Santiam Hospital & Clinics is a drug-free workplace in accordance with the Drug-Free Workplace Act of 1988 and an EEO Affirmative Action Race/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Veteran/Disability Employer.