Behavioral Health Consultant

Lester E Cox Medical Centers   •  

Springfield, MO

Industry: Patient Care

  •  

Not Specified years

Posted 377 days ago

Department

Psychological Services

Status

Full Time

Shift

Day Shift

Hours

8:00AM - 5:00PM Monday - Friday

Job Details

     

  • The role of the Behavioral Health Consultant (BHC) is to work with chronically ill patients to assist them with management of the behaviors affecting their health. The BHC will work closely with providers, nurse care managers, case management, and other CoxHealth staff, in order to have a patient-centered approach for coordinating the healthcare needs and wellness goals of our patients.

Job Requirements

  • Education
    • Required: LCSW, PsyD, or PhD
  • Experience
    • Preferred: Previous experience with electronic health records or prior work with a family practice medical office
  • Skills
    • Excellent telephone and interpersonal communication skills
    • Ability to multi-task and prioritize; strong organizational skills
    • Strong knowledge of medical terminology
    • Computer experiencerequired
  • Licensure/Certification/Registration
    • N/A