Military/Veteran Admissions Clinician or RN (Chris Kyle PatriotsHosp.) - FT *With Sign-On Bonus*

Company: UHS - North Star Hospital ( Learn More )

General Information
Graduate Degree
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Job Description North Star Behavioral Health is one of Alaska’s top behavioral health providers, specializing in helping young people with life’s challenges. We have served children and adolescents through our acute care and residential treatment programs in Anchorage since 1984, and we now also treat active duty service members and veterans at the Chris Kyle Patriots Hospital.

We are currently searching for Military & Veteran Admission Clinician or RN to join our established team. This position is responsible for conducting phone, walk-in, and scheduled assessments as well as follow-ups and responding to inquiries and referrals. They are also responsible for providing emergency psychiatric consultation services to potential patients, other hospitals, referral sources, and community organizations.
Job RequirementsThis position requires a Master’s degree in Social Work,Counseling, or Psychology, or a Registered Nurse licensed in Alaska.Two years experience in mental health care in a hospital setting ispreferred. The ideal candidate will have a solid knowledge of mentalhealth and experience using the DSM. Assessment experience isessential and candidates must have excellent verbal, written andassessment skills and the ability to deal with stressful situations.