New job Hospital Liaison in New Hampshire | 2021

Hospital Liaison

Company : Lakes Region Mental Health Center
Salary : Details not provided
Location : New Hampshire

Full Description

The Hospital Liaison ensures continuity of care through effective discharge planning and care coordination of patients admitted to a psychiatric hospital from Lakes Region Mental Health Center (LRMHC) and all patients being discharged from a psychiatric hospital to the Region 3 catchment area and LRMHC services. It is the responsibility of the Hospital Liaison to facilitate and organize provision of services within their assigned area and to enhance the awareness of mental health issues for patients and their families through consultation and facilitation of educational experiences to staff, other service providers, schools, and the community at large.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Coordinates discharge of patients to include community reintegration and access to clinically appropriate level of care
  • Provides timely updates on admissions and discharge planning to the treatment team
  • Meets with patients in the hospital, hospital staff and patient’s families as appropriate
  • Evaluates barriers to discharge and works with patient, hospital and LRMHC to remove barriers Assessments, psychotherapeutic interventions, case coordination, crisis intervention.
  • Prepare and maintain required clinical and administrative documentation.

Master’s degree in Social Work, Psychology, Counseling, Human Services or other related field required. 2 to 3 years experience working as a Master’s level clinician preferred.

We offer an excellent benefit package which includes medical, dental, life and disability insurance; four weeks paid time off, eight paid holidays, tuition reimbursement, Flexible Spending Accounts, and a 403(b) retirement savings plan. In addition, we offer annual training to support licensure, and other engaging workplace training seminars. This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

About the Company
Lakes Region Mental Health Center (LRMHC) is the community mental health center serving Belknap and southern Grafton Counties. We provide services to 24 surrounding towns, and nearly 4,000 patients each year. A non-profit, private corporation founded in 1966, Lakes Region Mental Health Center is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors dedicated to our mission. We provide integrated mental and physical health care to children, adults, elders and their families who are living with – and recovering from- mental illness and/or emotional distress. Our dedicated professionals provide the highest quality of healthcare and collaborate with many other organizations in the region to improve access to care and meet the mental health needs of the community. By working in partnership with other health care providers, hospitals, law enforcement, corrections, courts, school districts, social workers and public health officials, we are able to provide a continuum of care for our patients and improve the quality of life in the Lakes Region.

Location: Lakes Region Mental Health Center · Community Support Program (Adult Services)
Schedule: Full Time, Days, M-F 8AM-5PM

Job Type: Full-time

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