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Certified Advanced Children, Youth, and Family Social Worker~(C-ACYFSW), Certified Advanced Social Work Case Manager~(C-ASWCM), Certified Children, Youth, and Family Social Worker~(C-CYFSW), Certified Clinical Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs Social Worker~(C-CATODSW), Certified Social Worker in Health Care~(C-SWHC), Clinical Social Worker in Gerontology~(CSW-G)
Advisory / Regulatory
The Behavioral Health Care Generalist surveys health care organizations throughout the United States. Applies systems analysis skills and inductive reasoning skills to determine health care organizations' degree of compliance with applicable standards and functionality of care delivery systems. Engages health care organization staff in interactive dialogues on standards based issues in health care in order to assess compliance and to identify opportunities for improving compliance. Prepares management reports that clearly link individual standards deficiencies with potential systems vulnerabilities and related organization risk points. Effectively communicates this information to health care organization leadership in a constructive and collegial style. Participates in other Joint Commission activities as assigned by supervisor.
Licensed Clinician: graduate of approved school and master's degree in appropriate discipline with experience in the behavioral health care field. Current professional license in discipline required at time of hire and must be maintained. Five years of experience working in various components of a hospital and health care system, including three years direct clinical experience in at least two different free standing Behavioral Health Care settings: Residential Treatment, Supportive Living/Transitional Living, Addictive Disorders, Methadone Treatment, Case Management, Intensive Outpatient/Partial Programs, Crisis Stabilization, Therapeutic Schools, Forensic/Corrections/Sex Offenders, Foster Care and traditional outpatient services, and two years senior management experience. Only candidates with knowledge of The Joint Commission accreditation process will be considered. Recent experience as a consultant to health care organizations may be considered. Critical thinking, interpersonal, problem solving, interviewing, teamwork, organizational, and written and verbal skills required. Ability to use a computer. Fluency in Spanish a plus. Must be able to lift 25 lbs., climb stairs and ladders, work in settings with infectious diseases, and nationwide travel 100% of work time. Part time positions require 2 weeks per month of availability.
***We are currently hiring for our next orientation dates scheduled for February, 23, 2017 and March 23, 2017.
Founded in 1951, The Joint Commission evaluates and accredits more than 20,500 health care organizations and programs in the United States. An independent, not-for-profit organization, The Joint Commission is the nation's oldest and largest standards-setting and accrediting body in health care. To earn and maintain The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval™, an organization undergoes an on-site... survey by a Joint Commission survey team at least every three years.
The Joint Commission realizes its mission through the work its employees do every day to help health care organizations aspire to provide safer, higher quality care. We are committed to providing products and services that are relevant and to working collaboratively with our fellow employees, health care organizations and other stakeholders. Everything we do, every survey or review we conduct, every interaction with the public, and every standard we set, is done with the aim of helping our customers better serve their patients, residents and clients.
The Joint Commission employs more than 1,000 people with diverse qualifications. In our central office, employees with backgrounds in health care work in our accreditation and certification operations, performance measurement/standards, and business development and external relations divisions. We send health care professionals to conduct surveys in a variety of health care settings throughout the United States.