Mental Health Clinician - Psychologist - Licensed Social Worker
Serve as the PrimeCare Medical (PCM) mental
health liaison for psychiatric/ psychological services, outside the facility.
Provides input to facility Health Services
Administrator regarding treatment response and progress reports on
inmates/patients on a regularly scheduled basis.
Facilitates admission and placement of
inmates/patients in forensic and community facilities.
Monitors all psychological clinical services
provided. Monitors treatment response of inmates/patients and documents.
Ensures complete, accurate, and timely entries
are made for each inmate/patient contact.
Assesses mental health status of
inmates/patients who have been referred by a primary treatment provider and
review with the psychiatrist/psychologist.
Monitors program to ensure that standards of
care are in accordance with NCCHC and accepted psychiatric/ psychological
Application of standards form the basis for
Quality Assurance criteria.
Is a member of the Quality Assurance Committee
Assists in the establishment of Quality
Assurance standards and audit criteria.
Serves as a member of various committees within
the medical unit and facility.
Develops and conducts in-service education
programs according to annual in-service calendar.
Prepares monthly reports, which reflect
performance. Submits copy to facility
Health Services Administrator.
Actively assist with the detection and
prevention of inmate/patient suicide.