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

PrairieCare Brooklyn Park, MN, USA
Nov 30, 2020
As an Intake Advisor, you will: • Handle inbound requests for information and services including triaging crisis calls and assessing/consulting with the Needs Assessment team to determine needed services and patient eligibility • Review, assess, and link callers with information • Re-direct calls to emergency services • Schedule needs assessments Requirements: • Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Sociology, Psychology, or a related human services field • Two years of supervised experience in behavioral healthcare (meeting the criteria for a Mental Health Practitioner) or possession of a MN Social Work license (LSW) • Experience in psychiatric emergency triage preferred • Knowledge of DSM-5 criteria • Interview and assessment skills • Excellent customer service skills and the ability to maintain a professional attitude in all aspects of performance • Oriented and educated in gender, culture, and age appropriate mental health and chemical dependency care • Computer skills using...
PrairieCare Brooklyn Park, MN, USA
Nov 27, 2020
Acts as a liaison between the clinical treatment team and third-party payers to promote appropriate treatment for psychiatric illness and any other prescribed needs Reviews the need for denial of stay with patient, guardian and patient’s significant others/family when patient no longer meets acute care criteria Maintains current level of knowledge on Medicare, and contract requirements of all third-party payor groups Tracks each patient’s course of treatment through Intensive Outpatient programs and high levels of care as needed Oriented and educated in gender, cultural differences and in age appropriate care for Utilization Review. Bachelor’s degree required, with professional licensure in the state of MN (LSW, LMFT, LPCC, LICSW, RN, LPN) preferred Previous Utilization Review experience preferred Must be proficient in using Microsoft Office Suite and possess aptitude to learn and work in other applications, as needed.   PrairieCare is a physician-owned and operated...
PrairieCare Edina, MN, USA
Nov 25, 2020
As a Registered Nurse, PHP you will: • Assess, plan, implement, evaluate, and supervise the nursing care of patients within assigned area • Gain insurance pre-authorizations and conduct routine insurance reviews when needed • Assess and monitor patients daily functioning and assist in symptom management • Plan/facilitate daily nursing groups with patients • Complete standard nursing assessments upon patient admission and necessary discharge planning as required • Track and communicate pertinent medical information both verbally and through written documentation • Assist in scheduling appointments and refilling medication • Supervise the Psych Techs in day to day operations • Function independently and as the Charge Nurse *Monday - Friday: 8:00am - 4:30pm* 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 • Critical thinking skills and ability to problem solve...
PrairieCare Maplewood, NJ, USA
Nov 25, 2020
As a Hybrid Therapist/Social Worker, you will: • Assess, plan, implement and evaluate the psychosocial services for patients • Seek to enhance the functioning of patients • Work with children, adolescents and adults, serving patients with mental illness • Plan discharges • Lead psychoeducational groups • Communicate with patients and families to keep them involved in treatment plan decisions • Coordinate care with outpatient providers upon admission and discharge • Contribute to the interdisciplinary team with a unique clinical perspective in the areas of family systems and/or social work theory • Be willing to travel between sites Requirements: • Master’s degree in Social Work (alone) or a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work licensed in the State of MN in addition to a Master’s degree in a counseling profession with a MN license as an LMFT, LPCC or LICSW) • Two years of experience in behavioral healthcare preferred • Ability to maintain required malpractice insurance • Knowledge and...
PrairieCare Maplewood, NJ, USA
Nov 25, 2020
As a Unit Secretary, you will: • Perform general clerical, secretarial, and unit clerk duties in accordance with established PrairieCare procedures • Accurately and timely file and/or transmit medical records upon request in compliance with HIPAA standards • Conduct daily medical record chart checks • Cross train to assist with Crisis Intervention if/when required Hours are Monday - Friday: 7:45am - 1:00pm Requirements: • High School diploma • Health Unit Coordinator/Medical Secretary certificate or two-year degree is preferred but not required • At least 1 year of work experience in a HUC or Medical Secretary position • Microsoft Office skills using Word, Excel, and Outlook • Ability to multitask and accept multiple requests from staff members • Ability to prioritize and maintain confidentiality • Ability to display a professional attitude in all aspects of performance • Ability to use a computer, fax machine, scanner, and copier as needed PrairieCare is a physician-owned and...
PrairieCare Chaska, MN 55318, USA
Nov 25, 2020
As an IOP Social Worker, you will: • Assess, plan, implement and evaluate the psychosocial services for patients • Conduct psychosocial assessments • Develop treatment plans • Assist with care coordination and case management • Complete discharge plans and conduct discharge meetings • Lead psychoeducational groups • Communicate with patients and families to keep them involved with treatment plan decisions • Facilitate weekly treatment team meetings • Create master treatment plans, updating as agreed upon by treatment team Requirements: • Master’s degree in Social Work • Current Social Work license in the state of Minnesota   A licensed Bachelor’s-level candidate with equivalent work experience may be considered • Oriented and educated in culture, gender, and age appropriate mental health care • Proficient with Microsoft Office products including Word and Outlook • Experience in a healthcare setting preferred • Experience working with an Electronic Medical Record system preferred...
PrairieCare Brooklyn Park, MN, USA
Nov 23, 2020
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...
PrairieCare Woodbury, MN, USA
Nov 23, 2020
As a Medical Receptionist, you will: • Carry out all activities required to maintain organization in the department including filing, data entry, communication facilitation among staff, and data gathering/verification • Schedule patients and contact patients for rescheduling when needed • Answer phones/transfer calls as needed • Ensure appropriate forms are obtained when patient arrives • Prepare and transmit patient charge tickets • Distribute/route mail appropriately • Retrieve transcriptions, recorded messages, consults and recommendations and place into patients’ medical records • Assemble/analyze/pull charts for patient appointments and as needed • Process ROI’s (Release of Information) *HOURS: 7:00 am -3:30 pm Monday -Thursday Requirements: • High School diploma • 1-2 years’ experience in healthcare support preferred • Excellent customer service skills • Ability to process charts and related documents with concrete variables in standardized situations and apply problem...
PrairieCare Chaska, MN 55318, USA
Nov 18, 2020
As a PHP Social Worker, you will: • Assess, plan, implement and evaluate the psychosocial services for patients • Conduct psychosocial assessments • Develop treatment plans • Assist with care coordination and case management • Complete discharge plans and conduct discharge meetings • Lead psychoeducational groups • Communicate with patients and families to keep them involved with treatment plan decisions • Facilitate weekly treatment team meetings • Create master treatment plans, updating as agreed upon by treatment team Requirements: • Master’s degree in Social Work • Current Social Work license in the state of Minnesota o A licensed Bachelor’s-level candidate with equivalent work experience may be considered • Oriented and educated in culture, gender, and age appropriate mental health care • Proficient with Microsoft Office products including Word and Outlook • Experience in a healthcare setting preferred • Experience working with an Electronic Medical Record system preferred...
PrairieCare Chaska, MN 55318, USA
Nov 18, 2020
As a PHP 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 professional board • Oriented and educated in...
PrairieCare Edina, MN, USA
Nov 16, 2020
As a Needs Assessment Counselor, you will: • Triage crisis phone calls • Assess and consult with the on-call physician to determine correct level of care • Coordinate admissions and make appropriate referrals for outpatient services when needed • Provide effective customer relations pursuant to the policies of PrairieCare • Provide back-up for therapists and perform other clinical duties as needed Requirements: • Master’s degree in Social Work, Counseling, Marriage and Family Therapy or a closely related field strongly preferred • Two years of experience in behavioral healthcare preferred • Oriented and educated in gender, culture, and age appropriate mental health care • Knowledge of DSM-5 criteria • Interview/assessment skills • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with clinical directors • Computer skills using Microsoft Office products including Word and Outlook • Reliable transportation and telephone PrairieCare is a physician-owned and operated psychiatric...
PrairieCare Brooklyn Park, MN, USA
Nov 16, 2020
A PrairieCare Security Officer is responsible for the day to day activities of ensuring a safe and secure environment for patients, visitors and staff. Security Officers work as a member of a unified team that provides a safe and secure environment by working collaboratively with all sites, departments, and agencies. Creates a positive environment with quality customer service Responds to Emergency Codes Assists with Emergency Code Drills Uses security technology to control access and monitor the facility Screens visitors, patients and patient belongings Conducts patrols and escorts visitors and staff Investigates incidents and completes appropriate reports and documentation in a timely manner Performs other various duties as assigned or requested High school diploma or equivalent (GED) required.  Associates or Bachelors in a safety or security related field preferred Preferred knowledge of Joint Commission Environment of Care standards and quality of care Great Customer...
PrairieCare Chaska, MN 55318, USA
Nov 11, 2020
As a Psychiatric Technician 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 correct 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 clerical functions as directed Work under the direct supervision of the RN and perform tasks as delegated Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 4:30pm 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...
PrairieCare Brooklyn Park, MN, USA
Nov 11, 2020
As a Financial Counselor, you will: • Act as an onsite resource for patients, guarantors, families, providers and staff to help them better understand insurance coverage, eligibility and benefits • Perform insurance eligibility checking for upcoming scheduled appointments/services to determine eligibility and benefits coverage, putting alerts on appointments for co-payment amounts due at time of service • Work directly with patients/guarantors to gather insurance information by telephone or face-to-face at time of service when prior information gathered is not correct • Provide customer service and educate patients and/or guarantors about their specific coverage and benefits • Provide cost of care estimates and discuss financial arrangements if insurance coverage is not available or is found to be “out-of-network” • Inform customers of our Financial Assistance Program if the patient is self-pay, or if concerns are expressed about being able to pay deductibles, co-insurance and/or...
PrairieCare Brooklyn Park, MN, USA
Nov 11, 2020
As a Registered Nurse, PHP Float, you will: • Assess, plan, implement, evaluate, and supervise the nursing care of patients within assigned area • Gain insurance pre-authorizations and conduct routine insurance reviews when needed • Assess and monitor patients daily functioning and assist in symptom management • Plan/facilitate daily nursing groups with patients • Complete standard nursing assessments upon patient admission and necessary discharge planning as required • Track and communicate pertinent medical information both verbally and through written documentation • Assist in scheduling appointments and refilling medication • Supervise the Psych Techs in day to day operations • Function independently and as the Charge Nurse • Travel to various PraireCare sites as needed *This is a part time 0.6 = 24 hours per week role. Must be able to float to all PrairieCare locations within the Twin Cities* Requirements: • Current RN license with the MN State Board of Nurse Examiners •...
PrairieCare Brooklyn Park, MN, USA
Nov 11, 2020
As a Registered Nurse, PHP Float, you will: • Assess, plan, implement, evaluate, and supervise the nursing care of patients within assigned area • Gain insurance pre-authorizations and conduct routine insurance reviews when needed • Assess and monitor patients daily functioning and assist in symptom management • Plan/facilitate daily nursing groups with patients • Complete standard nursing assessments upon patient admission and necessary discharge planning as required • Track and communicate pertinent medical information both verbally and through written documentation • Assist in scheduling appointments and refilling medication • Supervise the Psych Techs in day to day operations • Function independently and as the Charge Nurse • Travel to various PraireCare sites as needed *This is a full time 0.8 = 32 hours per week role. Must be able to float to all PrairieCare locations within the Twin Cities* Requirements: • Current RN license with the MN State Board of Nurse Examiners •...
PrairieCare Chaska, MN 55318, USA
Nov 11, 2020
As an Art Therapist you will: Assess, plan, implement and evaluate the art therapy services for patients of PrairieCare Seek to enhance the functioning of patients Provide group, family and individual art therapy sessions Maintain art therapy supplied Provide coverage for other program therapists as needed Contribute to the interdisciplinary team with a unique perspective on family systems and/or art therapy theories Potentially supervise Master's level family therapy, art therapy or social work interns (based on qualifications) Recieve continuous job training through consultation with other therapists, completion of ongoing in-service and orientation programs, an attendance of off-site continuing education programs as approve by management Requirements Master's degree training in Art Therapy At least two years of post-graduate experience in behavioral healthcare Licensed to bill independently Ability to maintain required malpractice insurance Oriented and educated in gender,...
PrairieCare Edina, MN, USA
Nov 11, 2020
As a Hybrid Therapist/Social Worker, you will: • Assess, plan, implement and evaluate the psychosocial services for patients • Seek to enhance the functioning of patients • Work with children, adolescents and adults, serving patients with mental illness • Plan discharges • Lead psychoeducational groups • Communicate with patients and families to keep them involved in treatment plan decisions • Coordinate care with outpatient providers upon admission and discharge • Contribute to the interdisciplinary team with a unique clinical perspective in the areas of family systems and/or social work theory • Be willing to travel between sites Requirements: • Master’s degree in Social Work (alone) or a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work licensed in the State of MN in addition to a Master’s degree in a counseling profession with a MN license as an LMFT, LPCC or LICSW) • Two years of experience in behavioral healthcare preferred • Ability to maintain required malpractice insurance • Knowledge and...
PrairieCare Chaska, MN 55318, USA
Nov 11, 2020
As a Hybrid Therapist/Social Worker, you will: • Assess, plan, implement and evaluate the psychosocial services for patients • Seek to enhance the functioning of patients • Work with children, adolescents and adults, serving patients with mental illness • Plan discharges • Lead psychoeducational groups • Communicate with patients and families to keep them involved in treatment plan decisions • Coordinate care with outpatient providers upon admission and discharge • Contribute to the interdisciplinary team with a unique clinical perspective in the areas of family systems and/or social work theory • Be willing to travel between sites Requirements: • Master’s degree in Social Work (alone) or a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work licensed in the State of MN in addition to a Master’s degree in a counseling profession with a MN license as an LMFT, LPCC or LICSW) • Two years of experience in behavioral healthcare preferred • Ability to maintain required malpractice insurance • Knowledge and...
PrairieCare Edina, MN, USA
Nov 11, 2020
As a Float Psychiatric Technician, 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 correct 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 clerical functions as directed Work under the direct supervision of the RN and perform tasks as delegated Travel to various PraireCare locations  *Full time 0.8 - 32 hours per week* 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...