Psychologist - CHI Health

  • CHI Health
  • Openings in Omaha, NE: Lakeside, CUMC-Bergan Mercy, Lasting Hope Recovery Center
  • Mar 26, 2021
Full time Licensed Mental Health Professional Psychologist

Job Description

Contact Dave Ohlmann - david.ohlmann@alegent.org or apply at https://www.chihealth.com/en/careers.html.

CHI Health, now part of CommonSpirit Health formed between Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health, includes 150+ clinics delivering quality care to patients across Nebraska and southeast Iowa. Our full-service network provides a variety of Primary Care & Priority Care Services, including Family, Internal, Geriatric, and Pediatric Medicine, in addition to several specialties to deliver custom care based on the unique needs of our patients.

This position contributes to the mission and vision of CHI Health by assuring the provision of behavioral health services to clients within the community.  The psychologist position takes accountability for assuring that psychological services are delivered in a professional and competent manner.  The psychologist is an integral part of the continuum of mental health and addictions recovery services.

Additional responsibilities for this health care role include: 

  • Evaluates and assesses the bio-psycho-social needs of patients.
  • Provides standardized administration and interpretation of approved psychological testing within the inpatient and outpatient settings when indicated.
  • Responds to client request for information/support in a timely manner.
  • Ensures proper authorizations are obtained for patients.
  • Provides written psychological evaluations.
  • Provides psychotherapy to adults, children, and adolescents as needed.
  • Provides conjoint and/or family therapy, as needed.

Provides crisis intervention services when required

Job Requirements

Job Requirements

Experience

A minimum of five years of progressive experience in the behavioral health field is preferred.

 Education/Licensure

A Ph.D. in clinical, counseling or educational psychology from an APA accredited school is required.

Must have a current license as a Psychologist in Nebraska or Iowa, License must be held in the state you provide services. 

Loan Forgiveness?

No

Additional Keywords

Mental health, behavioral health, psychiatric, psych, independent therapist, licensed therapist, social work, LIMHP, LICSW