Nursing Careers at Lifespan

Clinician - Emergency Services Job

Job Number: GHI13571

Job Title: Elder outreach Emergency Services Clinician

Department: Crisis Pawtucket - 5302250

Facility: Gateway Healthcare Inc.

Location: Pawtucket, RI

Masters degree (MA), MSW, M.Ed., LCSW or LICSW preferred. Must be eligible for “Qualified Mental Health Professional” status.

Emergency Services Clinician Daytime will specialize in coordination of care for elders in the community and will act as a liaison with local senior centers

Provides crisis intervention and symptom stabilization, emergency evaluation, care coordination, consultation and education to elders who present with behavioral health needs.

Services will be coordinated with family and other professionals or concerned parties.

Conduct substance abuse treatment with clients in need according to the 12 core functions of substance abuse counseling as defined by the “ICRC.”