Bariatric Behavioral Medicine Clinician - PRN in San Antonio, Texas, United States
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Bariatric Behavioral Medicine Clinician - PRN

San Antonio, TX, United States
PRN/Per Diem  PRN 
Category: Behavioral and Social Work • Job ID: 01578-109617

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SHIFT: PRN
SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem


Do you have a passion for healthcare and helping others? Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced, patient-centered environment? Jump-start your career in our Bariatric department. Submit your application today!


Benefits:
 

We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program and student loan repayment. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.

 

Seeking a PRN Bariatric Behavioral Medicine Clinician to join our team.The Bariatric Behavioral Medicine Clinician is a member of an interdisciplinary treatment team with the role of administering assessments for pre-operative patients for mental health functioning and post-op capabilities.

  • Completes pre-operative biopsychosocial assessments on patients seeking bariatric surgery to ensure that mental health issues would not prohibit them from being capable of following through with post-op recommendations and follow-up requirements.
  • Completes follow up sessions, as indicated, for patients needing mental health support pre-or post op; provides referrals to community resources as needed.
  • Conducts support groups in cooperation with other team members as indicated for post-op patients
  • Completes required documentation in patient’s records in a thorough and timely manner.
  • Communicates with team members and referral sources to coordinate services for patients as needed.
  • Is responsible for tracking statistics on patient progress
  • Qualifications

    Education:     

    • Master’s Degree in Social Work, Psychology, Counseling or related field.

    Experience: 

    • Two years’ experience in a mental health setting and experience with the Bariatric population preferred.   

    License/Certification:

    • Licensed in the State of Texas as a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Licensed Master of Social Work (LMSW) or Licensed Family Therapist

     

    Be a part of an organization that invests in you. We are actively reviewing applications. Qualified candidates will be promptly contacted by our hiring managers for interviews. Submit your application today and help us raise the bar in patient care!

     

     

    With over 370 beds Methodist Hospital Metropolitan offers outstanding heart and cancer care, general surgery, neurosurgery, orthopedic surgery, obstetrics and gynecology services, inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation services, sleep disorder evaluation and the largest emergency room in downtown San Antonio. Our women’s pavilion is the only stand-alone center city facility dedicated to the health of women and their newborn babies, welcoming nearly 4,000 newborns into the world each year. Methodist Hospital Metropolitan is home to the Methodist Weight Loss Center and has been designated an American Society for Metabolic Surgery Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence®.

     

    Our hospital has been recognized by Modern Healthcare as a Best Place to Work in Healthcare, and for the fourth consecutive year as a Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation. It is the first hospital in San Antonio to achieve Pathway to Excellence designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Methodist Hospital Metropolitan has been nationally recognized by Leapfrog for focus on safety and quality, receiving a Grade A Hospital Safety Score for 8 consecutive rating periods. We are also proud to be an Accredited Chest Pain Center by the American College of Cardiology and Primary Stroke Center by the Joint Commission, as well as the first Texas hospital to earn a Gold Seal of Approval for Sepsis Certification. For more information, please visit our website at www.sahealth.com and select Methodist Hospital Metropolitan under Locations.


     

    We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

     

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