Clinician - Emergency Services Job

Job Number: GHI15671

Job Title: Emergency Services Clinician

Department: Kids ES - 5302324

Facility: Rhode Island Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

Position Hours: Overnight Shift -- Midnight (12:00am) to 8:00am Sunday through Thursday


  • Masters degree (MA), MSW, M.Ed. required. LCSW or LICSW preferred.
  • Must be eligible for "Qualified Mental Health Professional" status.
  • Must meet and maintain criteria for child-family competence.

Position Overview:

  • Master's level onsite clinician performing emergency evaluations on children and adolescents who present with behavioral health issues
  • Provides crisis intervention and symptom stabilization, emergency evaluation, care coordination, consultation and education to children of all ages who present with behavioral health needs.
  • Services will be coordinated with family and other professionals or concerned parties.
  • Work in conjunction with Lifespan staff to coordinate services and dispositions.
  • Provides Screening Evaluation on the Telephone and Face to Face to children of all ages presenting with psychiatric and behavioral disturbances
  • Recommends disposition and plan for stabilization and offer treatment options and recommendations that are least restrictive alternatives appropriate to level of risk