Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) - Full Time (Lancaster, PA)
Company: PrimeCare Medical, Inc.
Posted on: January 9, 2022
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Correctional mental/behavioral health care provides a challenging
and exciting world of opportunities for Counselors and Social
Workers today and is similar to working in an emergency room or
clinic. Each day is both challenging and rewarding, serving a
vulnerable & underserved patient population.
PCM is dedicated to our employees and we will provide the knowledge
and training to administer premier mental/behavioral health care in
the correctional environment.
PrimeCare Medical, Inc. is currently looking for a Full-Time
Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) or Licensed Social Worker
(LMSW or LCSW) to work as a Behavioral Health Professional in the
medical department at the Lancaster County Prison in Lancaster,
This a 40-hour position with some evening and weekend shifts.
Responsibilities: In this role the clinician is responsible for the
clinical monitoring, coordinating and implementing of the mental
health program in accordance with NCCHC standards and will serve as
the mental health liaison between the medical unit and facility
staff. Primary job responsibilities include:
Conduct clinical assessments based on referrals and self-referrals.
Assessments include documentation of findings, including at a
minimum a mental status examination and case conceptualization,
diagnosis, and treatment plan. Makes referrals to psychiatry when
Risk assessments are to be conducted utilizing structured
interviews and risk assessment tools. Inmates at risk for suicide
and / or engaging in self-harm are managed utilizing existing
protocols according to current policy and procedures.
Serve as the PrimeCare Medical (PCM) mental health liaison for
mental health services, outside the facility.
Facilitates admission and placement of inmates/patients to forensic
hospitals when necessary.
Monitors all mental health services provided.
Monitors clinical services to ensure that standards of care are in
accordance with NCCHC, and accepted psychiatric/ psychological
Is a member of the Quality Assurance Committee.
Develops and conducts in-service education programs according to
annual in-service calendar.
Collects data and prepares monthly reports, which reflect
PrimeCare believes in offering a competitive compensation and
benefits package to all their employees! Standard benefits for
full-time employees include:
Health care (i.e., medical, dental, vision, and elective health
savings account (i.e., HSA).
Elective options for life insurance, as well as short & long-term
Generous PTO & Floating Holiday package.
401k retirement with discretionary company match - and more!
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