Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Location
Texas
Posted
Sep 01, 2021
Ref
1500837649
Specialty
Internal Medicine
Position Type
Permanent
Kelsey-Seybold Clinic is Houston's premier multispecialty group practice, founded in 1949 by Dr. Mavis Kelsey in Houston's renowned Texas Medical Center. More than 500 physicians and allied health professionals practice at 25 locations in the Greater Houston area. Kelsey-Seybold offers quality medical care in 55 medical specialties. The organization operates the largest freestanding Ambulatory Surgery Center in the state of Texas and offers state-of-the-art Varian TrueBeam and Varian Edge radiation therapy technology at a nationally accredited Cancer Center. An accredited Sleep Center, comprehensive laboratory services, advanced imaging and diagnostics, 16 on-site Kelsey Pharmacy locations, and MyKelseyOnline, a secure web portal, are part of its comprehensive offerings. Kelsey-Seybold partners with major insurers to offer value-based commercial health plans. KelseyCare Advantage, a Medicare Advantage plan offered to Houston-area beneficiaries and affiliated with Kelsey-Seybold Clinic, has achieved the coveted 5-out-of-5-star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid for three consecutive years and is the only 5-out-of-5-star rated plan in Texas.

Kelsey-Seybold has been recognized by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) as the nation's first accredited Accountable Care Organization and a Level 3 (highest) Patient-Centered Medical Home. Kelsey-Seybold has many physicians in the Greater Houston area certified for excellence in diabetes and heart and stroke care by the NCQA. In addition to these recognitions, Kelsey-Seybold is home to a nationally accredited Breast Diagnostic Center , and Endoscopy Center .

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

The Licensed Clinical Social Worker provides psycho-social services to adults, adolescents, and children as seen in Behavioral Health. The LCSW will provide quality clinical mental health consultation to patients as requested. They are responsible for maintaining case history records and preparing reports. The therapist conducts a comprehensive assessment to identify psychosocial problems which interfere with recovery from illness or prevents a healthy lifestyle.

The therapist will provide comprehensive diagnostic mental health assessments, interventions, education, referrals, and consultations for patients in the outpatient setting. He or she provides consultation to other health care providers to assist in the management of psychosocial problems interfering with compliance and other treatment regimens. The therapist will conduct evaluations and assessments; provide ongoing counseling, treatment, and intervention, conduct individual, group, and family psychotherapy and perform other duties as assigned.

The therapist reports to, Managing Physician for Behavioral Health and will be based at our Sienna Plantation Clinic. The LCSW may perform home visits, e-visits, video visits and may work at multiple clinics.

Qualifications
  • Masters' Degree in Behavioral Health from an accredited college or university.
  • At least, two years of experience working in the health care setting, preferred outpatient setting.
  • Licensed by the Texas Board of Social Worker Examiners. (LCSW)
  • Valid Texas Driver's License.
  • Knowledge of DSM 5 Criteria.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, basic computer skills.
  • Ability to work independently and attention to detail.
  • EPIC experience preferred.

Benefits and Compensation:

Our compensation is productivity-based and includes salary. A comprehensive benefits package is designed to provide a full range of coverage in health and benefits, retirement, continuing medical education, paid-time-off, medical professional liability, and much more.
  • Multispecialty group practice setting
  • Low cost of living
  • Regular weekday hours
  • Full nursing and clerical support
  • Paid malpractice and tail coverage
  • Electronic Medical Records (EPIC)

As the 4th largest city in the U.S., Houston, Texas is a leader in business, entertainment, the arts and more. From professional sports to outdoor fun to an out-of-this-world space experience and incredible dining - it's all here! Stroll the beaches of Galveston or challenge yourself on one of our many golf courses. Space City offers everything from breathtaking museum exhibits to vibrant downtown entertainment. Explore the wonder of space or spend the day shopping to your heart's content. Houston is a city of infinite possibilities.

Kelsey-Seybold Clinic is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status.

Kelsey-Seybold is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.

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