Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.
At Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals - careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart. Join us and discover why Modern Healthcare Magazine named us in its "Top 100 Places to Work."
Responsible for providing assistance and guidance to individuals and their families experiencing medical and/or psychosocial crisis precipitated by their illness or subsequent developments. Provides a variety of services that may include but are not limited to: disposition services, information and referral services, financial counseling services, protective services, individual, group, family and marital/couples therapy for patients in an outpatient setting, and their families. Coordinates therapy needs for assigned patients/clients.
Education: Master degree in social work, counseling, marriage and family therapy, or psychology. Licensure: Licensed clinical soical worker (LSCW), licensed professional counselor (LPC), licensed marriage and family therapist (LMFT), or licensed psychologist. For the inpatient unit we will consider masteros of social worker (MSW) or licensed associate counselor (LCA) under supervision while working towards full licensure. Experience: Previous psychiatric experience. Certifications: Must have a current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider Card or complete a course within thier probation period. Other: Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities: Knowledge of a variety of therapy interventions, including brief therapy and psychiatric disorders; skilled in therapeutic communication and conflict management; able to defuse potentially violent situations, possess superior interaction and critical thinking skills and sound judgment. Working Conditions, Mental and Physical Requirements: Usually works in clean, temperature-controlled environment. Walks, stands and sits most of the time. May be required to work differing shifts, days, and schedules based on patient care needs. Requires walking, traveling to various areas of Health Center to provide services. Equipment Used: fax, copier, telephone (including speakerphone), pager, computer, phone dictation system, wheelchair, audiovisual equipment
We Offer Great Benefits:
Day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, tuition reimbursement and employer-matched retirement funds are just a few of the great benefits offered to eligible co-workers, including those working 48 hours or more per pay period!
We're bringing to life a healing ministry through compassionate care.
At Mercy, our supportive community will be behind you every step of your day, especially the tough ones. You will have opportunities to pioneer new models of care and transform the health care experience through advanced technology and innovative procedures. We're expanding to help our communities grow. Join us and be a part of it all.
What Makes You a Good Match for Mercy?
Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We're also collaborative and unafraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care - that's just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a good fit for you, we encourage you to apply.
Mercy has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is an essential function of this job.
Mercy Clinic is a physician-led and professionally managed multi-specialty group. With over 2,500 primary care and specialty physicians, Mercy Clinic is the fourth largest integrated physician organization in the country.
Working for Mercy gives you all the advantages of a larger organization balanced by the spirit of a smaller patient-centered medical group. You’ll discover a friendly and cooperative environment where people care for one another at every level. What sets us apart is our unique approach where physicians and professional managers share leadership and make decisions together to improve upon, and deliver, world-class care.
It is a continuing goal to advance diversity and inclusion within our Mercy ministry. We cherish each person as created in the image of God and believe it is our responsibility to strive for excellence in establishing an environment of dignity for all.
ST. LOUIS – Forbes has named Mercy to its America’s Best Employers for New Grads 2022 list, ranking Mercy in the top 200 companies, including AT&T, Edward Jones and The Walt Disney Company.