UCHealth Mental Health Clinician

*** $2,000.00 Sign On Bonus Available ***

*** $5,000.00 Add-on Pay ***

Job Details:
Job Title: Mental Health Clinician – UC Health
Employment Status: Full-Time | Multiple Shifts Available
Location: Greeley, CO  
Position #: 3088, 3089, 3090, 3091, 3092
Salary Range: $48,500.00/yr. - $68,018.00/yr. 

The base compensation represents the entry point of the salary range. Salary placements will vary and may be above the starting wage based on factors including but not limited to location, experience, education, and licensure. Salary placements generally occur between the starting wage and the midpoint of the salary range. 

Our Vision - Where Hope Begins and Change is Possible

Program:

The crisis Response Team (CRT) is a multidisciplinary team dedicated to providing quality care and assessments to individuals and families needing crisis intervention. The team provides behavioral health services in a variety of North Range community settings.

Position Summary:

With a Customer First and Compassionate approach, Mental Health Clinicians will:

  • Embrace the North Range Behavioral Health Mission Statement – Provide compassionate, comprehensive care for people who face mental health and addiction challenges.
  • Intervene and de-escalate crisis situations with clients. Provide crisis intervention via telephone or face-to-face in the UCHealth emergency department setting.
  • Assess diagnosis mental status and risk of harm to self or others in utilizing required instruments and formats within appropriate timelines.
  • Collaborate continuously with UCHealth staff to devise safety planning, provide symptom management, identify support systems, and reduce and mitigate risk factors. Maintain close and cooperative relationships with community agencies and other public agencies in carrying out care/disposition plans.
  • Identify case management services to assist clients to meet their goals as stated in client care plans. Refer clients to appropriate services and providers.
  • May monitor urine analysis, breathalyzers, and other medication as deemed appropriate by medical staff.
  • May assist in Medicaid authorizations.
  • May facilitate a 72-hour hold and may support emergency commitment processes.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the NRBH Program Director and/or Coordinator of UCHealth management/administration.

Education Requirements:

  • Master's Degree in psychology, social work, or other behavioral health disciplines from an accredited College or University is Required.
  • Colorado provisional licensure in appropriate discipline or Colorado licensure is Required.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Valid Driver's License and driving record that meets agency insurability requirements.

Experience:

  • Experience in the behavioral health field is highly preferred
  • Experience in coordinating mental health intervention plans and services with other agencies preferred
  • Experience with Trauma-Informed Care preferred

Nice to Have, Monetary Incentives Available:

  • Bilingual Spanish speaking DESIRED

Additional Eligibility requirements, as required by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE):

  • Annual Flu Vaccine
  • COVID-19 Vaccine (Exemptions available upon hire, according to company policy)
  • Annual TB testing

Benefits and Perks:

North Range Behavioral Health provides a comprehensive compensation and benefits package including:

  • Collaborative and Compassionate team culture
  • Competitive compensation structure
  • Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Basic Life and AD&D insurance, Professional Liability/Malpractice Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, Health Savings Accounts
  • Excellent Paid Time Off (PTO) and Extended Leave Bank hours
  • Access to Employee Assistance Programs
  • 403 (b) Retirement Plan with employer contribution
  • Supervision Hours and Group Supervision Hours
  • Professional Development Tuition Assistance Program
  • Employee Recognition Program 
  • Discounts at participating community and national vendors

North Range Behavioral Health is among the largest employers in Weld County. Our team members are supported and encouraged, and we strongly believe in the importance of a healthy work/life balance. Our employees are provided with cutting-edge tools, training, and thoughtful supervision in professional development. We thrive on hearing from our employees and encourage the sharing of ideas. 

North Range Behavioral Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer.