Assess/Referral Crisis Clin I

  • Location: Fridley, MN
  • Posted: Jun 3, 2019

Job Description

Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

Allina Health clinics are committed to providing a work environment where passionate people have the knowledge, tools, opportunity and freedom to make a positive difference in the lives of our patients. We want you to be part of our team where each employee contributes to our mission of exceptional primary and specialty care. Allina Health clinics provide primary care, specialty care and urgent care services to people in 41 communities. More than 750 health care practitioners help patients identify health risks, manage chronic illness and find their path to better health.


Req ID: 55267
Conduct face-to-face and telephone consultation with patients in crisis/psychiatric emergency to assess their clinical condition and to recommend the appropriate level of clinical care
Coordinate admissions and/or intakes, including interfacing with insurance and managed care companies for authorization
Refer patients to outpatient services, either within or outside the system when necessary
Track and enter data regarding client contact, disposition of case, referral outcome and other pertinent information as required


Masters of Art/Science in Social Work, Psychology, Nursing or other mental health profession


Minimum of one year direct clinical experience in a behavioral health stetting

Ability to work independently and on a multidisciplinary team
Knowledge of psychosocial aspects of age specific human development, particularly as it related to mental illness and coping
Effective communication and human relations skills to establish positive relationships with patients/families, physicians and staff of varying disciplines, external payors and care providers
Knowledge and skills related to care coordination, community resources and complex internal and external health care delivery systems
Ability to conduct mental health assessments and interventions in a condensed time frame
Demonstrated strength in evaluating and managing complex situations including conflict management, decision management, and case management

Current licensure in the State of Minnesota, preferred

Work Schedule

Every other weekend, Friday, Saturday, Sunday nights 10pm-8am
Five scheduled evening shifts, 3-11, 5pm-1am

Location/Community Information

Fridley is known for a small-town atmosphere in the midst of a metro area. Fridley schools experience unusually strong enrollment by nonresidents who cite quality academics, good school climate, and personalized attention for each student, as their reasons for choosing the Fridley Schools.

Located 15 miles North of Minneapolis
Population = 20,000
Service Area = 600,350

Community Resource Links:

Community Information School Digger

Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune


If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.

Schedule Information

Hours: 32


Allina Health

2925 Chicago Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55407



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