Inpatient Psychologist


  • Location: Minneapolis, MN
  • Posted: Nov 22, 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.

Abbott Northwestern Hospital, located in south Minneapolis, is the largest not-for-profit hospital in the Twin Cities and is recognized as an ANCC Magnet-designated hospital. It is known around the region and across the U.S. for its centers of excellence: cancer care through the Virginia Piper Cancer Institute; cardiovascular services in partnership with the Minneapolis Heart Institute; the Spine Institute; Neuroscience Institute; Orthopaedic Institute; perinatology, obstetrics and gynecology through WomenCare; physical rehabilitation through Courage Kenny Rehabilitation InstituteTM; and more. With 5,697 employees, 1,397 physicians and 633 beds, Abbott Northwestern Hospital cares for nearly 370,000 patients and their families each year from the Twin Cities area and throughout the Upper Midwest.

Responsibilities

Req ID: 58487
Conducts psychological assessments and interventions in the inpatient care setting
Serves child and adolescent populations
Provide direct clinical care in psychology, including brief assessments and interventions, in an inpatient care setting
Develop behaviorally-focused, outcomes-based treatment plans of care that address mental health, functional impairment, and co-occurring addictive or medical disorders
Engage the patient and family to develop treatment plans that address identified goals in psychotherapy
Assess and utilize various treatment modalities (individual, family, group or focused/short session psychotherapy)
Champion a model of integrated care that focuses on the full spectrum of patient health through close collaboration with multi-disciplinary primary care teams
Consult with care providers to assist with ongoing management of the behavioral health needs of their patients
Develop and lead staff education in psychological issues
Demonstrates and adheres to Allinas commitment to care
Participate in relevant and ongoing professional training

Education

Doctoral degree in psychology or closely related field from an accredited university

Qualification/Skills

Experience
Minimum 3 years experience treating patients in acute care clinical settings

Skills
Ability to work closely with healthcare team including physicians, nurses and social workers
Develop treatment plan for short, episodic care
Referral sources for treatment of patients

Licensure/Certifications
State required

Work Schedule

Monday through Friday as scheduled during business hours to meet patient care needs on the inpatient units.

Location/Community Information

Minneapolis boasts being both cosmopolitan yet small enough that you can find a place to call home whether on a lake, golf course, or in an adjoining suburb. With the fast pace of activity there are professional sports, theater, or enough parks for a quiet walk. The area has numerous schools and colleges, both public or private, and enough teams for all weekend athletes to join.
Located in Minneapolis
Population = 380,000
Service Area = 2,882,245

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

Closing

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: 40

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Allina Health

2925 Chicago Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55407

Web: http://www.allinahealth.org

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