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Licensed Psychologist

Company: Hopebridge, LLC
Location: Fort Myers
Posted on: January 15, 2022

Job Description:

The Licensed Psychologist will assume a key role in our organization as diagnostician. and billing provider. This candidate will need to have special strengths in the area of child and adolescent assessment and intervention. Reporting to the CCO, the Licensed Psychologist will provide diagnostic evaluations and participate in psycho-diagnostic staffing meetings with staff. In coordination with other members of the CCO's Team, this position will be responsible for clinical services within the organization, including researching, developing and implementing clinical programs which meet and exceed standards and best practice guidelines; for developing models of care and product lines to meet customer needs and expectations; for marketing services; for performance improvement initiatives; and for assisting clinic managers as they develop and implement strategies to meet organizational business unit fiscal and operational goals. Essential Functions: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Conduct approximately 10 diagnostic evaluations per week for patients referred for ABA services using standardized measures Carry out screenings and DX assessments including ADOS, ADI-R, Sensory Profile, Vineland, and CARS As billing provider to up to 90 patients, supervise and oversee the treatment planning and psycho-diagnostic staffing meetings throughout the organization for ABA patients receiving services through Medicaid. Participate in the development, implementation & monitoring of evidence-based clinical models of care, practice guidelines, and ethical clinical standards to meet consumer needs and to ensure best practices throughout the organization. Within areas of responsibility, ensure staff knowledge of and adherence to clinical & operational best practices, internal and external policies, procedures, ethical standards, laws, regulations, contract provisions, standards, accreditation requirements, and the organization's corporate compliance plan. Ensure that clinical services and products meet the needs and expectations of customers and stakeholders, as determined by internal/external needs assessments, surveys and performance improvement initiatives. Participate in the design and implementation of clinical outcomes studies and other performance improvement initiatives to meet the needs and expectations of the organization and the persons it serves. Analyze any organization-wide surveys to develop response plans, including customer satisfaction, employee satisfaction, etc. Ensure that appropriate risk management practices are established and carried out within areas supervised. Participate in the development of the annual clinical and operations training plan for the organization; participate in the implementation of competency-based orientation and professional education programs to meet the needs of the organization and its clinical/operations staff. Participate in the development and implementation of clinical policies and procedures related to all areas of clinical service. Participate in the oversight of clinical practices and systems related to all areas of clinical service. Provide clinical supervision, as required or assigned. Participate in community, professional, or other activities to advance the interests of the organization and those it serves. Participate in the establishment, maintenance, and evaluation of the organization's plan for professional services, including privileging and credentialing, clinical staffing meetings, peer review, and other essential clinical processes. Provide ongoing leadership, professional development, and other supports to persons supervised. Provide some direct services in the form of individual, family, and group services and psychological evaluation. Adhere to the rules, regulations, policies, and processes outlined in the Hopebridge policy and procedure manual Protect patient rights and privacy according to HIPAA regulations, and Hopebridge policy and procedures manual Assist with problem solving to improve efficiency within the center Portray a positive attitude and maintain a patient and co-worker satisfaction level that limits adverse situations or complaints Generate team spirit through creating and maintaining an environment that fosters staff satisfaction, maximizes productivity and profitability Attend special education programs and in-service trainings related to the center Physical Demands Must have full physical dexterity/agility or be able to independently position self and perform all movements required (bending, kneeling, computer typing, standing, fetching documents from file cabinets). Must have sufficient corrected or uncorrected vision to carry out all duties and responsibilities. Need to be able to lift and carry pediatric population (weight ranging from 5 to 50 lbs.) Reasonable accommodations can be provided to assist or enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the position, upon request. Work Environment Work is performed in an office and clinical environment. Work may be stressful at times due to a busy office or center environment with patients. Interaction with others is constant and interruptive. Disclaimer Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice. Hopebridge is?an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, alienage or national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, sex, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, arrest record or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws..

Required Education and Experience Doctoral degree and licensed in the state applicable as a Psychologist (PhD, PsyD, and EdD) Maintain a negative Tuberculosis screening according to the?CDC? Obtain and Maintain CPR/First Aid Certification every 2?years? Exhibit superior organizational?skills? Successful completion and maintenance of Safety Care Training Valid Driver's License? Successfully manage travel schedule and needs of?Centers? Preferred Education & Experience Pediatric behavioral health?experience ADOS 2 ADI PI158828080

Keywords: Hopebridge, LLC, Fort Myers , Licensed Psychologist, Healthcare , Fort Myers, Florida

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