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Clinician - SUD/Mental Health

Company: Mat-su Health Services
Location: Wasilla
Posted on: May 12, 2022

Job Description:

Clinician-SUD/Mental HealthIf you have a passion for working in Substance Use Disorder treatment, we would love to bring you on board!Mat-Su Health Services (MSHS), Inc. is an integrated medical, behavioral health and dental health care outpatient healthcare facility, dedicated to helping every patient receive the care they need, regardless of their ability to pay.The model of care integrates family medicine, dental and behavioral health care. Within our behavioral health services, we are developing Substance Use Disorder (SUD) treatment services. We currently have individual, family and group therapies in outpatient ASAM level I, Medically Assisted Treatment (MAT) and co-occurring treatment with our full range of mental health services, inside the integrated model.We are looking for an LCSW with experience with SUD treatment and referral, ASAM criteria, who will participate in development of services and community relationships. The position has potential for growth to a leadership role as the program develops.As the incoming clinician, you will be working in an environment of integrated disciplines and support: We have 2 full time physicians and 5 midlevel family practice medical providers and one addiction specialist Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner specializing in Medically Assisted Treatment (MAT). Additionally, we have a psychiatric program with one in-person Psychiatric Advanced Practice Registered Nurse and multiple part time psychiatric telehealth providers which include 2 physicians and 3 midlevels at various FTE statuses. We currently employ 6 full time LCSWs and have 3 open positions for LCSWs. The extended team includes 11 additional clinicians, either licensed or in process for licensure. You can take advantage of quality supervision and training to become credentialed as a clinical supervisor.You will average 6 patients per day and/or group and family therapy, should expect 24 to 26 hours of billable time per week depending on the complexity of patients. In addition to seeing SUD patients, you will have opportunities for providing short-term therapy, work with the severely mentally ill and severely emotionally disturbed youth.All clinicians of the agency share after hours 24/7 crisis coverage, almost entirely done on the phone from home. You are expected to take approximately one evening or one 24-hour weekend shift of call per 15-20 days for additional compensation of $5/hours for being on call and 1.5x salary hourly rate if called (average 1-3 phone calls after hours). On-call schedules are flexible and shared by the clinician team.100% outpatient$70,000 to $75,000 base salary$15,000 sign-on bonus$5,000 bonus after successful 90-day performance review20 days of PTO, 8 paid holidays, 2 paid floating holidays, 1 paid birthday holidayGenerous benefit package includes health, dental, vision, life, short term disability insurance, EAP, 401K with employer matchGet paid for being on call, very light call only 20 call days a yearFlexible work schedule (8 to 9 hour days), no weekends.Mat-Su Health Services requires all staff to be vaccinated against Covid-19 consistent with CMS mandates.Our Mission Dedicated to improving the health of our community, one person at a time-through affordable medical, dental and behavioral health care attracts and inspires a caring, competent work force. We are recognized with CARF accreditation and Level 3 Patient Centered Medical Home Status. Our employees consistently praise and enjoy the flexibility we afford them.Our Benefits: Our robust benefit package includes medical, dental, vision, short term disability, and life insurance; 401k with employer match, 10 paid holidays, generous paid time off and employee discounts for services at our facilities. Our unique medical insurance program allows you to access medical care without having to pay for deductibles, co-insurance and co-pay out of your own pocket (sorry, spouse coverage is not available).Next Steps: If this position interests you, please apply for it online at under the Careers tab.Mat Su Health Services, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Mat Su Health Services, Inc. complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.Mat Su Health Services, Inc. expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Mat Su Health Services, Inc.'s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

Keywords: Mat-su Health Services, Anchorage , Clinician - SUD/Mental Health, Healthcare , Wasilla, Alaska

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