Advertised Summary Job Description: As part of the Columbia Psychiatry Access Service incumbent will conduct patient screenings and clinical triage and help connect potential new patients with the appropriate providers and services. Duties/Responsibilities: Collaborate with clinical services and research study personnel to facilitate appropriate referrals. Record screening information and assist with initial demographic information as per Referral Line protocol. Speak with callers about receiving treatment in both the context of clinical and research services. Work with program/clinical directors and faculty members to maintain awareness of clinical offerings of sites/programs, as well as the expertise of clinical faculty members, to help facilitate appropriate clinical referrals. Refer appropriate callers unwilling/ineligible for research to appropriate clinical services. Enter data and assist in the maintenance of a computer database to track calls.
General Minimum Qualifications: Requires a bachelor's degree or equivalent in education and experience, plus three years of related experience.
Preferred Qualifications: Master's degree preferred. Experience screening psychiatric patients, interest in mental health services, background in psychology or related fields, and good interpersonal skills.
As a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and the Council of Ivy Group Presidents (Ivy League), it is imperative that members of the Columbia University community, in all matters related to the intercollegiate athletics program, exhibit the highest professional standards and ethical behavior with regard to adherence to NCAA, Conference, University, and Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education rules and regulations.
Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Internal Number: 126_170636
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