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Vytalize Health LCSW with Behavioral Health Background Needed in Hoboken, New Jersey

Job Requirements:

-Must have behavioral/mental health experience

-Must be charismatic enough to engage with patients and educate them about the importance of enrolling in preventive care

-Fluency in Spanish is heavily preferred, but not required

About our Company:

Vytalize Health is an advanced primary care provider partnering with independent Primary Care providers (PCPs) to provide state of the art care to Medicare patients. Vytalize specializes in providing expanded primary care services that improve the quality of care for patients and is leading the transition to value-based medicine.

Visit www.vytalizehealth.com and www.thephysiciansallianceaco.com for more information.

Job Summary:

Vytalize Health is looking for full-time Mental Health Practitioners (LCSW) to provide direct mental health care services with physician collaboration to patients remotely (via phone or Facetime). The selected candidate will provide services in compliance with and accountable to the standards, rules and policies and procedures of the practice. All services must comply with Medicare regulations and standards.

Essential duties and responsibilities:

  • Provides outreach via phone calls and Facetime to engage senior citizen clients and their families into our program for the first 6 weeks from an outpatient setting

  • Reviews cases remotely with the social work supervisor, PCP and Nurse Practitioner to discuss findings and to devise plans of patient care covering medical, nursing & behavioral health aspects after the first 6 weeks of outreach by phone.

  • Participates with NP and PCP in the delineation of standard treatment regimens in the management of individual health programs.

  • Participates in weekly case conferences with PCP team consisting of NPs, social workers and psychiatric NPs/psychiatrists

  • Reports to medical supervisor and actively seeks out supervision for challenging aspects of care and/or crisis management in a timely manner.

  • Might occasionally do home visits to patients

Job Type: Full-time/Part-time

Salary: $65,000.00 to $85,000.00 /year

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