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MD or NP - Behavioral Health

Company: Avidity Exchange
Location: New Haven
Posted on: November 18, 2021

Job Description:

MD or NP - Behavioral Health
Nurse Practitioner: Psychiatric and Mental Health (PMHNP)
Physician: Psychiatry
Nurse Practitioner: Adult (ANP)
Nurse Practitioner: Psychiatry
Therapy & Rehabilitation: Rehabilitation Counselor

Waterbury, CT 06701
Full-time

patient types
Adult, Geriatric

licenses and certifications
Board Certified, CT License, Driver's License, AANP

skills
Medicare, Medicaid

minimum education
Masters

additional languages
Spanish

years experience
3+ years

travel requirements
75% travel, Local

schedule details
Rotating Weekends, On Call, 5 days/week
care settings
Home Health

overview
As a Behavioral Health Clinician, you will work with a panel of members to improve their health holistically. You will provide a necessary bridge to ongoing behavioral health services in the community, will be accessible for crisis management from a behavioral health perspective, will support existing services (i.e. outpatient mental health or substance use treatment), and will be an accessible resource to both members and their care teams.

You will:
-Follow a panel of members to provide behavioral health assessments, diagnosis, treatment recommendations, treatment planning, clinical treatment, medication management, and follow up planning.

-Provide clinical support to other care team members, especially Behavioral Health Specialists and Community Health Partners.

-Foster lasting and trusting relationships; you will be the point person for the members on your panel with significant behavioral health diagnoses.

Required:
- Psychiatric NP license or be a board-certified psychiatrist licensed to practice in CT.
-More than 3 years experience providing direct mental health treatment
-Must be an independent self-starter, a leader, and a strategic thinker who is excited about the big picture of whole community health, and the ongoing evaluation and iteration of our care model.
-Experience working within an interdisciplinary team.
-No restrictions on your ability to provide care to Medicaid or Medicare patients.
-Unrestricted Connecticut Drivers License and Car (client will provide mileage/gas reimbursement)

-Experience working with patients in public mental health
-Experience working with patients with co-occurring chronic substance use and mental health diagnoses.
-Experience with MAT
-Multilingual

perks
Professional development opportunities
Full benefits
401k

details
Behavioral Health Clinician (MD or NP)
Waterbury, CT 06701
Full time

The role:
In this role, you will provide direct service to our members as part of our innovative care model, designed to address the complex health and social challenges of high-risk, high-need populations living in urban neighborhoods. You will be a mobile care provider, extending out in the surrounding neighborhood and community. It is integral to our care model that we meet people where they are, both physically and emotionally. Given this, your work will frequently take you out into the community to provide care in settings that work best for our members.

As a Behavioral Health Clinician, you will work with a panel of members to improve their health holistically. You will provide a necessary bridge to ongoing behavioral health services in the community, will be accessible for crisis management from a behavioral health perspective, will support existing services (i.e. outpatient mental health or substance use treatment), and will be an accessible resource to both members and their care teams.

You will:
-Follow a panel of members to provide behavioral health assessments, diagnosis, treatment recommendations, treatment planning, clinical treatment, medication management, and follow up planning.

-Provide clinical support to other care team members, especially Behavioral Health Specialists and Community Health Partners.

-Coordinate services and relevant Member Action Plan (MAP) goals and tasks with our care teams, as well as community service providers.

-Foster lasting and trusting relationships; you will be the point person for the members on your panel with significant behavioral health diagnoses.

Youd be a good fit if:
-You have an psychiatric NP license or be a board-certified psychiatrist licensed to practice in CT.
-You have more than 3 years experience providing direct mental health treatment
-You are an independent self-starter, a leader, and a strategic thinker who is excited about the big picture of whole community health, and the ongoing evaluation and iteration of our care model.
-You have experience working within an interdisciplinary team.
-You are excited about how technology can support your work and help drive the ongoing evaluation toward new, better, care.
-You have no restrictions on your ability to provide care to Medicaid or Medicare patients.
-Unrestricted Connecticut Drivers License and Car (client will provide mileage/gas reimbursement)

-Experience working with patients in public mental health
-Experience working with patients with co-occurring chronic substance use and mental health diagnoses.
-Experience with MAT
-Multilingual

Keywords: Avidity Exchange, New Haven , MD or NP - Behavioral Health, Healthcare , New Haven, Connecticut

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