PrairieCare

PrairieCare is a physician-owned and operated psychiatric healthcare system enjoying rapid growth in the Minneapolis/St. Paul metropolitan area. With multiple sites across the Twin Cities, PrairieCare has quickly grown to become one of the State’s largest providers of mental health services to children, adolescents and their families and is devoted to provide every individual patient the psychiatric care they truly  need.

Please visit our website at www.prairie-care.com to learn more!


Awards

Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations

Jan 26, 2022
PrairieCare Maplewood, NJ, USA
The Partial Hospital Program (PHP) RN is responsible for managing the care of patients ages 5-18 y/o experiencing psychiatric/mental health disorders. Care management for these patients requires psychosocial, physical, and behavioral assessments related to specific conditions and providing individualized interventions based on these assessments. The PHP RN is responsible to assess, plan, implement, evaluating, and supervising nursing care of patients within the area of assignment pursuant to the policies and procedures of Prairie Care. Requires knowledge of nursing practices, which can be gained only through an accredited school of nursing.  Oriented and educated in gender, cultural, and age-appropriate care for the assigned unit. Responsibilities: Assesses and monitors child and adolescent patients’ daily functioning and assist in mental health symptom management Demonstrates purposeful, informed, results-oriented critical thinking, resulting in safe, quality care and good...
Jan 26, 2022
PrairieCare Brooklyn Park, MN, USA
This position is eligible for a sign-on bonus! As a Therapist, you will: • Assess, plan, implement and evaluate the psychosocial services for patients of PrairieCare • Provide a comprehensive range of services to patients and families • Seek to enhance the functioning of patients • Provide individual and family therapy • Coordinate care with outpatient providers upon admission and discharge • Consult with other clinic providers and provide a unique perspective in the areas of family systems and/or social work theory • Provide coverage for other therapists as needed • Potentially supervise Master’s level family therapy, counseling or social work interns (based on qualifications) Requirements: • Master’s degree • Current license in the State of Minnesota as a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW), Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), or a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC) • 3-5 years of post-licensed experience • In good standing with the...
Jan 26, 2022
LPN
PrairieCare Woodbury, MN, USA
The Psychiatric/Mental Health LPN – Clinic is responsible for the collection and comparison of data used to conduct a focused assessment of the health status of a patient to normal findings and the individual’s current health status in the clinics.  Collaborates with providers and Registered Nurses to coordinate psychiatric services including medication refills for patients experiencing psychiatric/mental health disorders. Requires knowledge of nursing practices, which can be gained only through an accredited school of nursing.  Oriented and educated in gender, cultural, and age-appropriate care for the assigned clinic. Responsibilities:  Provides care in a non-judgmental, non-discriminatory manner that is sensitive to the patient's developmental age and to the patient's and family's diversity, preserving their autonomy, dignity, and rights Escorts patients to the exam room, measure vital signs, including weight, blood pressure, pulse, temperature, and documents all information...
Jan 26, 2022
PrairieCare Brooklyn Park, MN, USA
The Medical Receptionist carries out all activities required to maintain organization in the department including but not limited to filing, data entry, facilitating communication among staff, and data gathering and verification. Responsibilities: Schedule and/or reschedule patient appointments Answer and/or transfer calls appropriately Greet patients, families, and guests in a customer-friendly, professional manner Obtain appropriate forms for patient appointments Distribute/route mail and faxes Process Release of Information requests Assist patients by troubleshooting for any telehealth appointment issues Maintain roster and census for programming General administrative/clerical duties such as office supply ordering, insurance verification, and maintaining calendars for providers Requirements: A high school diploma or equivalent is required Minimum of 1-2 years work experience in a healthcare support role preferred Must have excellent customer service skills Ability to...
Jan 26, 2022
PrairieCare Brooklyn Park, MN, USA
Certified peer specialist is an individual who has had personal experience with mental health and is trained to be part of the direct service mental health care team.  Certified peer specialists offer support and hope to individuals with mental illness by sharing their stories and helping them to discover their strengths.  Assist the people they serve by helping break down barriers to community resources and provide encouragement for involvement in community activities that support the client's goals and interests. Provides care through a trauma-informed, culturally responsive lens. Responsibilities:  Uses a non-clinical approach to help recipients discover their strengths and develop their own unique recovery goals Models wellness, personal responsibility, self-advocacy, and hopefulness through appropriate sharing of his or her story Helps recipients identify their own strengths and use their strengths to reach their treatment goals Assists in overcoming barriers to...
Jan 24, 2022
PrairieCare Rochester, NY, USA
As a Needs Assessment Counselor, you will: •Providing and documenting mental health clinical assessments to patients helping to identify appropriate level of care.  •Assisting patients with finding access to identified level of care.  • Consult with the on-call physician to determine correct level of care. • First point of clinical contact for our patients •Provide back-up for therapists and perform other clinical duties as needed • Coordinate admissions and make appropriate referrals for outpatient services when needed • Provide effective customer relations pursuant to the policies of PrairieCare   Requirements: • Master’s degree in Social Work, Counseling, Marriage and Family Therapy or a closely related field preferred, Bachelors degree in Social Work or Psychology also accepted. • Two or more years of experience in behavioral healthcare strongly preferred • Oriented and educated in gender, culture, and age-appropriate mental health care • Knowledge of DSM-5 criteria •...
Jan 21, 2022
PrairieCare Edina, MN, USA
This position is eligible for a sign-on bonus! As a Therapist, you will: • Assess, plan, implement and evaluate the psychosocial services for patients of PrairieCare • Provide a comprehensive range of services to patients and families • Seek to enhance the functioning of patients • Provide individual and family therapy • Coordinate care with outpatient providers upon admission and discharge • Consult with other clinic providers and provide a unique perspective in the areas of family systems and/or social work theory • Provide coverage for other therapists as needed • Potentially supervise Master’s level family therapy, counseling or social work interns (based on qualifications) Requirements: • Master’s degree • Current license in the State of Minnesota as a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW), Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), or a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC) • 3-5 years of post-licensed experience • In good standing with the...
Jan 21, 2022
PrairieCare Brooklyn Park, MN, USA
This opportunity is eligible for a $1000 sign-on bonus! As an Inpatient Psychiatric Technician, you will: Assist in the observation, planning, intervention and evaluation of care to patients within assigned area Ensure safety of patients and staff through constant monitoring of the milieu for potential safety hazards, reporting issues appropriately Conduct metal detection and belongings searches Establish therapeutic relationships with patients and create an environment that provides the best care and patient experience Utilize verbal de-escalation skills as needed Facilitate goal/activity groups Keep the unit organized by notifying correct individual when supplies are low Sanitize program utensils, toys and other containers/materials as needed *must be able to work day/evening and every other weekend/holiday* Requirements Knowledge of mental health, generally gained through at least one year of experience with education or equivalent Oriented and educated in gender, culture an...
Jan 21, 2022
PrairieCare Brooklyn Park, MN, USA
This opportunity is eligible for a sign-on bonus! As an Inpatient Psychiatric Technician, you will: Assist in the observation, planning, intervention and evaluation of care to patients within assigned area Ensure safety of patients and staff through constant monitoring of the milieu for potential safety hazards, reporting issues appropriately Conduct metal detection and belongings searches Establish therapeutic relationships with patients and create an environment that provides the best care and patient experience Utilize verbal de-escalation skills as needed Facilitate goal/activity groups Keep the unit organized by notifying correct individual when supplies are low Sanitize program utensils, toys and other containers/materials as needed *must be able to work evening and every other weekend/holiday* Requirements Knowledge of mental health, generally gained through at least one year of experience with education or equivalent Oriented and educated in gender, culture an age...
Jan 21, 2022
PrairieCare Rochester, NY, USA
As a Psych Tech, you will: Assist in the observation, planning, intervention and evaluation of care for the patients within assigned area Ensure safety through constant monitoring of the milieu for potential hazards and reporting issues appropriately Conduct metal detection and belongings searches Effectively use therapeutic approaches to manage the milieu and de-escalate patients Keep the unit organized by notifying corect individual when supplied as low Sanitize program utensils, toys and other containers as needed Monitor the unit to ensure tidiness and cleanliness Facilitate groups as directed Perform clerifcal functions as directed Work under the direct supervision of the RN and perform tasks as delegated Requirements Knowledge of mental health, generally gained through at least one year of experience with a college education in behavioral sciences and/or equivalent Oriented and educated in gender, culture and age appropriate care Ability to display a professional attitude...
Jan 21, 2022
PrairieCare Mankato, MN, USA
As a Psych Tech, you will: Assist in the observation, planning, intervention and evaluation of care for the patients within assigned area Ensure safety through constant monitoring of the milieu for potential hazards and reporting issues appropriately Conduct metal detection and belongings searches Effectively use therapeutic approaches to manage the milieu and de-escalate patients Keep the unit organized by notifying corect individual when supplied as low Sanitize program utensils, toys and other containers as needed Monitor the unit to ensure tidiness and cleanliness Facilitate groups as directed Perform clerifcal functions as directed Work under the direct supervision of the RN and perform tasks as delegated Requirements Knowledge of mental health, generally gained through at least one year of experience with a college education in behavioral sciences and/or equivalent Oriented and educated in gender, culture and age appropriate care Ability to display a professional attitude...
Jan 19, 2022
PrairieCare Brooklyn Park, MN, USA
This opportunity is eligible for a sign-on bonus! The Psychiatric/Mental Health RN is responsible for managing the care of patients ages 4-18 y/o experiencing psychiatric/mental health disorders. Care management for these patients requires psychosocial, physical, and behavioral assessments related to specific conditions and requires providing individualized interventions based on these assessments. The Psychiatric/Mental Health RN is responsible to assess, plan, implement, evaluate, and supervise nursing care of patients within the area of assignment pursuant to the policies and procedures of Prairie Care. Requires knowledge of nursing practices, which can be gained only through an accredited school of nursing.  Oriented and educated in gender, cultural, and age-appropriate care for the assigned unit. Requirements: • Current RN license with the MN State Board of Nurse Examiners • Knowledge of nursing practices • Knowledgeable of and able to follow the Nurse Practice Act • Oriented...
Jan 19, 2022
PrairieCare Maple Grove, MN, USA
Under the supervision of a licensed clinician, the associate therapist/associate float therapist is responsible to assess, plan, implement, and evaluating the psychosocial services for patients of PrairieCare Residential. The Associate Therapist collaborates with their clinical supervisor in a multi-disciplinary setting to provide a comprehensive range of services to patients and their families and seeks to enhance the functioning of patients. This position is eligible for a sign-on bonus!  Responsibilities:  Provide group therapy, family therapy, and individual therapy for assigned residents, providing services under the license of clinical supervisor May work with children or adolescents 10-18 years of age and their families Work toward independent licensure including meeting board requirements, and maintaining an active relationship with clinical supervisors as defined within policy and as per supervision contract Develop increasing autonomy in providing clinical care...
Jan 19, 2022
PrairieCare Brooklyn Park, MN, USA
The Recreational Therapist facilitates therapeutic groups with children and adolescents one of the State’s largest providers of mental health services to children, adolescents, and their families.   Our Recreational Therapist’s moto is “Life Lessons Through Play”. Responsibilities:  Plan and lead recreational therapy and other therapeutic groups as directed by a clinical supervisor Meet with patients to develop individual recreational therapy interventions Provide supervision as needed for Recreational Therapy students Oriented and educated in gender, cultural differences, and age-appropriate care Adheres to the Standards for the Practice of Recreational Therapy and the Recreational Therapy Code of Ethics, as well as PrairieCare policies and procedures Requirements:  Certified Therapeutic Recreation Therapist requires graduation from an accredited program of Recreational Therapy and certification from NCTRC- Or must obtain within 3 months of starting Receives job training by...
Jan 17, 2022
PrairieCare Brooklyn Park, MN, USA
The Health Unit Coordinator Social Service serves as a resource for social work and treatment team, and patients, by assisting with care coordination, providing information, and securing assistance. The Health Unit Coordinator is expected to provide exceptional customer service.  Provides services through a trauma-informed, culturally responsive lens. Responsibilities: Performs coordinating functions accurately and efficiently Maintains unit information sources such as case assignments Unit and patient needs are prioritized and implemented according to hospital policies, procedures, and standards Courteous, responsive, and timely interpersonal communication Performs accurate and timely processing of social work requests within the scope of practice Supports treatment planning and discharges through efficient processing and documentation in EHR Provides clerical support to the social work team Demonstrates customer service approach in care and interactions with others Participates...
Jan 17, 2022
PrairieCare Woodbury, MN, USA
The Social Worker is responsible for assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating the psychosocial services for patients of PrairieCare.  The employee provides a comprehensive range of services to patients and their families, including assessment, treatment planning, care coordination/case management, and seeks to enhance the functioning of patients.  This position may work with children, adolescents, and adults and serve patients with co-occurring disorders. This position is eligible for a sign-on bonus! Responsibilities: Accountable to have knowledge and understanding of Social Work practices and principles Responsible for effective case psychosocial assessment and suicide risk assessment, discharge planning, and leading psychoeducational and/or therapeutic groups Responsible to develop treatment plans, completing discharge plans, and conduct discharge meetings Responsible for communicating with patients and families to keep them involved in treatment plan decisions...
Jan 17, 2022
PrairieCare Brooklyn Park, MN, USA
The Recreational Therapist facilitates therapeutic groups with children and adolescents one of the State’s largest providers of mental health services to children, adolescents, and their families.   Our Recreational Therapist’s moto is “Life Lessons Through Play”. Responsibilities:  Plan and lead recreational therapy and other therapeutic groups as directed by a clinical supervisor Meet with patients to develop individual recreational therapy interventions Provide supervision as needed for Recreational Therapy students Oriented and educated in gender, cultural differences, and age-appropriate care Adheres to the Standards for the Practice of Recreational Therapy and the Recreational Therapy Code of Ethics, as well as PrairieCare policies and procedures Requirements:  Certified Therapeutic Recreation Therapist requires graduation from an accredited program of Recreational Therapy and certification from NCTRC- Or must obtain within 3 months of starting Receives job training by...
Jan 12, 2022
PrairieCare Maplewood, NJ, USA
The Social Worker, PHP, is responsible for assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating the psychosocial services for patients of PrairieCare.  The employee provides a comprehensive range of services to patients and their families, including assessment, treatment planning, care coordination/case management, and seeks to enhance the functioning of patients.  This position may work with children, adolescents, and adults and serve patients with co-occurring disorders. This position is eligible for a sign-on bonus! Responsibilities: Accountable to have knowledge and understanding of Social Work practices and principles Responsible for effective case psychosocial assessment and suicide risk assessment, discharge planning, and leading psychoeducational and/or therapeutic groups Responsible to develop treatment plans, completing discharge plans, and conducting discharge meetings Responsible for communicating with patients and families to keep them involved in treatment plan...
Jan 12, 2022
PrairieCare Maple Grove, MN, USA
The Residential Admissions Coordinator is responsible for coordinating the admissions process for each potential resident.  Admission responsibilities include all communication and contact internally and externally involved in admitting a new resident.  Responsibilities: Duties include, but are not limited to, taking all phone call inquiries, providing information as needed to families and referral sources, obtaining releases of information and clinical records for review, working with Clinical Director and Operations Director on admissions decisions, initiating admit day schedules and completing all required admissions documentation as assigned.  The position will collaborate with the utilization review team providing information for insurance authorizations.  The Admissions Coordinator collaborates with Financial Counselors to provide financial counseling for residents, guarantors, families, providers, and staff to help them better understand insurance coverage, eligibility, and...
Jan 12, 2022
PrairieCare Maple Grove, MN, USA
The Residential Counselor is responsible for providing direct care and supervision to residential patients.  Counselors are responsible for partnering with the entire residential team to provide a therapeutic environment for clients. Responsibilities: Provides milieu counseling, facilitates groups, assists patients in daily skills practice, facilitates resident outings to the community, and provides crisis intervention when needed including de-escalation and restrictive procedures. Participates in treatment planning for patients through observation, therapeutic intervention and providing feedback and evaluation of patient progress Ensure safety of residents and staff through constant monitoring for potential safety hazards (unit checks, belongings searches, rooms searches) and report issues appropriately Assists in the upkeep and maintenance of the facility by notifying the correct individual when supplies are low Stocks supplies and sanitizes program utensils, toys, and other...