Community Health Network Behavioral Health Triage Clinician in Indianapolis, Indiana
Behavioral Health Triage Clinician
Behavioral Health Clinician
Behavioral Health Northside
Wednesday/Thursday/Friday, 7:00 pm - 7:00 am, with opportunities to pick up extra shifts
The Behavioral Health Triage Clinician is located on the northeast side of Indianapolis, Indiana.
The Behavioral Health Triage Clinician assists in the coordination and care of patients seeking behavioral health services
Essential function is to determine the nature and severity of the mental health problem and determine which level of care would best meet the needs of the patient and connect/refer them accordingly
1-2 years of experience with mentally ill or chemically dependent populations preferred
Knowledge of local resources for behavioral health treatment preferred
Experience in crisis triage and risk assessment preferred
Bachelor’s degree required; Human Service related field preferred.
Problem solving abilities/good judgment
Strong interpersonal skills
Effective communication skills (both written and verbal)
Auditory skills to hear reporting by clients of their problems
Ability to verbally de-escalate violent /disruptive behavior
Diplomacy, tact, patience needed in dealing with those in acute distress or suffering from serious mental illness
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Community is a non-profit health system that is deeply committed to the communities we serve with more than 200 sites of care and affiliates throughout Central Indiana. Guided by our PRIIDE Values – Patients First, Relationships, Integrity, Innovation, Dedication and Excellence – our team of caregivers is committed to providing an exceptional experience with every life we touch.
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