Bridgewater Pediatrics 508-697-8116
1029 Pleasant Street
Bridgewater, MA 02324
Bridgewater Pediatrics 508-697-8116
1029 Pleasant Street
Bridgewater, MA 02324

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Behavioral Health Clinician

 

Job Title: Behavioral Health Clinician
Reports To: Managing Partner – Fred Kern

Position: Full-time

 

General Description: We seek a Behavioral Health Clinician who will work on a multidisciplinary team in a pediatric primary care setting. S/he will provide behavioral health services to patients and families, within the practice’s model of the medical home. The clinician will also provide medical staff in the practice with consultative support, help coordination behavioral health referrals and services outside the practice. This candidate should be passionate about providing patient – centered care and should be willing to make quality improvements to best service their pediatric patients.  

 

Summary of Duties:

  • Provide age – appropriate care for a wide patient panel, ranging from newborns to young adults.
  • Build professional clinical relationships with patients and families who primary care providers refer them for behavioral health services.
  • Provide evidence – based, short – term interventions, to patients and families with identified clinical needs in accordance with established professional standards and treatment models.
  • Evaluate children with positive behavioral health screens to determine need to further diagnostic assessment and need for behavioral services.
  • Provide consultative support to the practice’s providers.
  • Provide documentation as required for approval of behavioral health services by health insurer.
  • Assist with administrative tasks and oversight of the department (including ensuring compliance with insurance requirements for session notes, treatment plans, supervision, treatment authorizations, RBT requirements, etc.).
  • Engages in various educational and professional development trainings to enhance their ability to provide effective, efficient and quality care.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Has a Doctoral degree in psychology from an APA – accredited program or a Master’s degree in Social Work from a CSWE – accredited program.
  • Is currently licensed in Massachusetts at the independent practice level.
  • Has experience with and comfortable working on a team.
  • Has a minimum of 5 years clinical experience working with children and families, with direct experience in pediatric primary care.
  • Is passionate about working directly with pediatric patients and their families.
  • Has an understanding of “behavioral health integration in primary care” and the “medical home”.
  • Has experience with EHR (electronic health records) and an overall comfortability with computers and health – related software.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Has experience with the EMR system Epic.

F/T LPN/RN for Pediatric Telephone Triage

We are a premier pediatric practice affiliated with Boston Children's Hospital located in Bridgewater. We are searching for an experienced F/T LPN/RN to Join and enhance our collaborative team. We welcome candidates with 2+ years of experience with pediatric telephone triage and use of EPIC EMR. Triage responsibilities include : assessing and discussing patient concerns, providing advice to parents/patients for many different symptoms and illnesses, and determining when appropriate for patients to be seen in our office using Clear triage/”Barton Schmitt” protocols/guidelines. Confidence, strong clinical skills, sound decision-making, excellent communication, and reliability are essential to be successful in this position.

Equipment operated: Standard office equipment including computers, fax machines, copiers, printers, telephones, etc.

Work environment: Well-lighted medical office. Exposure to communicable diseases and other conditions related to clinic setting. 

Mental/physical requirements: “Must possess the physical and mental abilities to perform the tasks normally associated with nurse triage involving sitting approximately 95% of the day with occasional standing, walking, reaching and lifting. Periodic stress occurs from handling many calls and dealing with patient requests.”

Excellent Benefits include: affordable Health  and dental Insurance, paid time off, DCA, HRA  and 401K.

Interested candidates should send resumes to: acarter@bwaterpeds.com

Company Description

Well Known, respected and Customer-Service driven Pediatric Primary Care Practice in Bridgewater, MA 02324 

  • Hours: Mondays 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Wednesdays 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Thursdays 7:30 a.m. to 7 p.m., Fridays (optional)  7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.