Anthem Therapist (LCSW) in Denver, Colorado

Therapist (LCSW)

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Location: Denver, Colorado, United States

Field: Medical

Requisition #: PS11744

Post Date: Sep 14, 2018

Therapist

What Is CareMore?

CareMore is entering a new growth phase, as a proven care delivery model for the highest-risk. We are a team of committed clinicians and business leaders passionate about transforming American healthcare delivery. We build and lead integrated, multi-disciplinary clinical teams to care for the most complex patients and currently serve nearly 200,000 patients in multiple states across Medicare, Medicaid, and commercial populations. We strive for excellence and have achieved significant and measurable improvement in total cost of care, clinical outcomes, and experience. As an Anthem subsidiary, we benefit from the scale and resources one of America’s largest managed healthcare organizations.

CareMore’s HealthNetworks, Primary Care+, Touch and CareMore@Home models drive strategy, operations, and care delivery in our national markets (Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Iowa, Nevada, New York, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and the District of Columbia), where CareMore builds and runs capitated primary care medical groups, at-risk health networks and upstream care delivery products in service of high-risk Medicaid, Medicare and commercial patients, and our collaboration with Emory Health System in Georgia . Our comprehensive, upstream approach to health is led by robustmultidisciplinary teams of extensivists (managing acute and post-acute episodes of care), primary care clinicians, behavioral health clinicians, care management & engagement specialists (including social workers, case managers and community health workers), and mobile home-based care teams. We continue to evolve our model to effectively engage and care for complex patients, led by a team of passionate, execution-minded leaders dedicated to this mission.

Responsible for providing general psychological care and treatment to patients in medical facilities such as the clinic, health center, or public health agency.

Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Performs mental status examinations, therapy, and preventive health measures.

  • Reviews psychological diagnostic tests to identify and assess patient's clinical problems and health care needs.

  • Records physical findings, and formulates a plan and prognosis, based on the patient's condition.

  • Discusses case with the Physician and other health professionals to prepare a comprehensive patient care plan.

  • Submits the health care plan and goals of individual patients for periodic review and evaluation by the Physician.

  • Administers or recommends individual therapy or other forms of treatment.

  • Refers patients to the Physician for consultation or specialized health resources for treatment.

Qualifications :

  • Requires an MS in Social Work, MS in Marriage and Family Therapy, or a PhD in Psychology; 5 years of experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.

  • Current license as a Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), or Psychologist in applicable state(s) required.

  • For CareMore business units, satisfactory completion of a pre-placement Tuberculosis test is a requirement for this position.

Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s MostAdmired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and is a 2018DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about ourcompany and apply, please visit us at careers.antheminc.com. An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran.