This position would offer the opportunity to complete required supervised hours for LISW/LPCC!
Schedule: Wed-Fri 7am-5:30pm, e/o Sat and Sun 7a-5:30pm (Extra $5/hr for weekends!)
SUBFUNCTION DEFINITION: Coordinate the triage and referral of infants, children and adolescents into appropriate psychiatric, developmental disabilities or other services within a complex medical center and related services/agencies dedicated to the care of infants, adolescents and children.
The Psychiatric Intake Response Center (PIRC), located within Cincinnati Children's, is the admission and evaluation center for all psychiatric services.
PIRC is dedicated to providing high-quality evaluations and access to mental health services across the entire continuum of care. The service provides the community with reliable, professional triage and assessment by licensed independent behavioral health clinicians.
Services provided by the PIRC include:
Admission and evaluation center for children and adolescents in acute crisis at both Cincinnati Children's Burnet and Liberty Campus Emergency Department
Expert assessment and recommendation to help patients determine the next steps in treatment
Clinical telephone triage and response
Inquiries about inpatient care, outpatient care, community services
Mental health link to the community including outpatient referrals
Psychiatric consultation for patients admitted to the medical center
Insurance pre-certification and authorization of mental health services at Cincinnati Children's
Bachelor's degree in a related field
2 years of work experience in a related job discipline.
- Masters in Social Work (MSW)
-LPC or LSW
Cincinnati Children's is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer that values and treasures Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. We are committed to creating an environment of dignity and respect for all our employees, patients, and families (EEO/AA).
About Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
At Cincinnati Children’s, we come to work with one goal: to make children’s health better. We believe in a team approach, both in caring for patients and their families, and in advancing science and discovery. We strive to do better, and find energy and inspiration in our shared purpose. If you want to be the best you can be, you can do it at Cincinnati Children’s.