As our ESU Clinician you will participate in the Agency’s on-call on week nights and weekends. You will provide after-hours psychiatric emergency services to our community including triage, crisis intervention and stabilization, referral, and/or brief therapy for individuals in need of crisis services. Pre-admission screening to determine Medicaid eligibility of inpatient psychiatric hospitalization or need for available and appropriate alternative services, assisting with securing placement to accepting inpatient psychiatric units or crisis residential services, and demonstrating an understanding of assessment and diagnosis for persons requesting Mental Health Services are among the tasks you’ll be responsible for as an ESU Clinician. Your patience, empathy, and professionalism will serve you well in this role.
Hours - Casual Contract employees fill vacant roles to assist the primary staff at the agency. This position would be 5p-8a on weekdays and also through the weekends. This role is great for retirees who want to remain active, for students or parents who need flexibility, or for anyone looking for some extra work on the side.
Must have - Nursing Degree, Bachelor's in Social Work, or Master’s Degree in Counseling, Psychology, or Social Work with the appropriate certification, licensure, or registration as required.
Salary - This is a contracted service. $25/hr, $100 per screen
Northeast Michigan Community Mental Health employs nearly 400 people across 17 accredited programs in our 4-county region. Serving residents of Alpena, Alcona, Presque Isle, and Montmorency counties since 1968, we seek to provide comprehensive services and supports that enable people to live and work independently.
- Casual employees have access to our Employee Assistance Center, 24-hour on-site gym, flexible scheduling, and the Agency’s training opportunities