Sun River Health (SRH) is a network of 43 Federally Qualified
Health Centers (FQHCs) throughout the Hudson River Valley, New York
City and Long island. SRH provides primary, dental, pediatric,
OB-GYN, and behavioral health care to over 245,000 patients
annually through its dedicated staff of 2,000 doctors, nurses,
advanced practice providers (APPs) and other health care
professionals to include social workers and other behavioral health
practitioners. SRH prides itself on delivering high-quality,
affordable care to those who need it most.
Today, with the merger of Brightpoint Health and a new name to
reflect the history and mission on both organizations, Sun River
Health is still delivering on that promise to communities across
throughout New York. Sun River Health is one of the largest FQHCs
in the country and has a tradition of innovation and advocacy.A
Clinical Social Worker provides crisis intervention, bio
psychosocial assessments, individual, family and group counseling
and/or case management services to HIV positive patients, their
partners, caregivers and family members, as well as other patients
with issues related to chronic illness, aging, maternity, domestic
violence or other social problems. In addition, perform job duties
in compliance with systems and job specific standards.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities of a Clinical Social
o Provides mental health services to patients with behavioral
o Development and formulation of treatment plans for patients in
care work with psychiatrists on monthly basis
o Handle active caseload of at least twenty-five patients
o Support transition and coordination for chronically and
persistently mentally ill to appropriate, alternate care.
o Document all patient encounters appropriately and maintain
comprehensive case notes.
o Review quality reports for site on all indicators monthly.
o Complete monthly program reports.
o Participate in regional network meeting.
o Serve as site liaison with HRHCare/Genesis program staff.
o Work cooperatively with entire HIV, medical and Behavioral
o Participate in and facilitate case conferences as well as
other agency, school and/or community based meetings or
o Demonstrates knowledge and skill necessary to provide care
appropriate to the age of the patients.
o Provides creative prevention services to individuals at risk
of HIV infection and other chronic medical conditions or negative
health or social factors.
o Provide pre and post test counseling; individual, group,
family, marital and crisis intervention services.
Minimum Education Requirement: Master's Degree (MSW)
Licensure/Certification/Registration: LCSW required; Licensure
Minimum Work Related Experience: 2-4 years
Preferred Work Related Experience: 5-8 years
Specialized Skills and Knowledge: Ability to communicate in
English/Spanish (orally and written); Spanish preferred.
We are a network of 20 community and migrant health centers
located in Peekskill, Beacon, Poughkeepsie, Suffolk, Amenia, Dover
Plains, Pine Plaines, New Paltz, Goshen, Greenport, Haverstraw,
Monticello, Suffolk, Walden and Yonkers. Annually, we serve over
110,000 patients and over 350,000 encounters.
We offer a competitive benefits package, which includes medical,
dental, Life and AD&D insurance, ongoing training opportunities
and a wellness program.
Interested candidates please submit your resume.