• Memorial Health
  • Springfield, IL, USA
  • Oct 12, 2021
Assistant/Support Therapy

Job Description

The Supervisor is responsible for providing supervisory assistance to Behavioral Therapy Services Managers and Director regarding daily operations of facilities, team colleagues, and clients. Duties include assisting the Manager/Director in completing performance evaluations, training and supervising colleagues, monitoring staffing levels; collecting, reviewing and addressing client data; ensuring completion and approval of paperwork including (not limited to) application, release of information, opening, closing, IM+CANS, Recovery Plans, and daily service notes per agency policies and requirements of funding source; day to day oversight of grant requirements including colleague requirements, data gathering, and data submission, and other special projects. In the absence of the Managers or Director, will also provide back-up supervision.  In the event of client crisis situations, will provide crisis services to Behavioral Therapy Services clients when primary clinician is unavailable. Employee will adhere to the Memorial Health (MH) Code of Conduct, the MH Ethics and Corporate Compliance Plan, MBHC policies and procedures, as well as performance standards established by the governing board/administration and accrediting bodies. REQUIRED SKILLS Provides daily clinical supervision to Behavioral Health Therapy outpatient clinicians, case managers, and other programs as needed. Provides training for new clinicians and case managers, monitor and provides ongoing training for all clinicians and case managers. Ensures direct reports’ documentation and compliance with all funding sources and agency policy and procedures. Provides timely licensed approval of all paperwork to ensure medical necessity and services justify billing. Provides assistance in completing staff performance evaluations. Monitors and addresses all facility issues to stay in compliance with MBHC and CARF standards. Monitors Program staffing to ensure there is an adequate number of personnel to meet the established outcomes of person served, ensure the safety of person served, deal with unplanned absences, and meet MBHC performance expectations. Approves staff time cards. Monitors, develops, and implements; client data, service statistics, and care pathways. Performs other related work as required or requested. The intent of this job description is to provide a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities performed by incumbents of this job.  Incumbents may be requested to perform tasks other than those specifically presented in this description. REQUIRED EXPERIENCE Education: Master’s Degree in Psychology, Counseling, Social Work, or other human services field. Licensure/Certification/Registry: LCPC, LMFT or LCSW licensure. Must have Valid IL Driver’s License. Experience: Two (2) years experience in the mental health field required. Other Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Previous supervisory experience highly desirable. Must pass agency background check and DCFS fingerprinting. Must have keyboarding and computer skills as required by position.

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