Behavioral Health Therapist - PRN in Elko, NV at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 8/3/2022

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    Elko, NV
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

Northeastern Nevada Regional Hospital

Northeaster Nevada Regional Hospital is looking for a Behavioral Health Therapist to join our team. The clinican will apply techniques of mental health treatment including clinical interviewing, assessment, diagnosis, crisis intervention, and transfer/referral needs; as well as identify psychological, physical and social aspects and characteristics of mental illness, emotional disturbances and chemical dependency while applying the applicable laws, rules, regulations and procedures governing mental health services. Our responsibility at NNRH is to assess for mental health clearance w/ referrals or transfer to behavioral health facilities as needed.

The role is a PRN call position working scheduled Monday-Thursday PM shifts (3:00-9:00) and Friday – Sunday 7:00 a – 9:00 p) These are rotated shifts between existing staff. Must be comfortable working with all ages. Must be willing to work on-call during nights/weekends and holidays.

COVID-19 considerations:
We provide PPE for all and expect compliance to ensure safety and are utilizing Telehealth visits when possible.

ABOUT US: At Northeastern Nevada Regional Hospital's 75-bed facility, you’re more than just an employee; you’re part of our family. Community population approximately 35,000. We are located at the base of the beautiful Ruby Mountains, elevation level 5,000.

BENEFITS OVERVIEW: Medical/Dental/Vision insurance, company paid basic life and AD&D insurance, Supplemental and Voluntary insurance options, 401K with employer match, Paid Time Off/Holidays, tuition reimbursement program, cell phone discounts, and Flexible Health Spending Account/Dependent Care Account option.

Job Requirements

Minimum Qualifications and Licensing Requirements:

A valid license as a Clinical Social Worker or a Clinical Professional Counselor able to exercise considerable independent clinical judgment within the scope of the NNRH emergency room and medical floor needs and responsibilities is preferred; or Registered Interns with the State Board of Examiners for Marriage and Family therapists & Clinical professionals able to accrue hours of Supervised Professional Experience as defined by the requirements of the Board. We will also consider those who are licensed in other states and eligible for licensure in Nevada, however, you will not be able to start until you obtain a Nevada License.


Behavioral health: 1 year (Preferred)

LifePoint Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities for all applicants and employees and complies with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of color, race, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, veterans’ status or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.


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