The Behavioral Health Provider is a primary care team member providing brief 15- to 30-minute interventions for a wide variety of behavioral issues in patients of all ages, using an integrated care model. This individual will work closely with primary care providers and staff to develop and implement treatment plans. Applicants should have an interest in and/or experience with brief interventions, team-base care, and a wide variety of psychiatric, substance abuse, and behavioral medicine conditions. The ideal candidate will be flexible and has a strong interest in working as part of a team in a fast-paced environment focused on the overall health of the patient.
Licensed Clinical Social Worker or Psy.D./Ph.D.
Must possess all licenses, registrations, certifications, and accreditations required by law to render health care services in the state of Illinois.
Must maintain full credentials and privileges to practice with PrimeCare.
Bilingual in English/Spanish or English/Polish required.
Highly skilled in providing behavioral health services with past experience working with a wide range of ages and presenting issues.
Knowledge and interest in providing short-term behavioral interventions.
Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work collaboratively with primary care staff, patients, and other behavioral health clinicians.
Ability to manage multiple tasks in a fast paced environment.
Proficient in the use of computers and Microsoft Office.
Proficient in the use of an electronic health record. Epic or Athena experience preferred.
Minimum of three years of clinical experience as a behavioral health provider in a health care setting strongly preferred.
Previous experience in a primary care setting preferred.
Additional Salary Information: Dependent on experience.
PrimeCare Community Health, Inc. (PrimeCare) is a leading provider of affordable health care service to the Chicagoland communities of Humboldt Park, Logan Square/Hermosa, West Town, and Portage Park. PrimeCare’s mission is to provide quality, accessible, and affordable comprehensive primary health care without barriers to the communities we serve. The health care PrimeCare provides is holistic, u...nderstanding people have physical, emotional, and spiritual needs and deserve to be treated with dignity and respect. By integrating its mission, values, and philosophy into every aspect of the organization, PrimeCare strengthens the foundation of the culture in which we work and serve.