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HIM Clerk

Chicago Lakeshore Hospital is a high quality, private Behavioral Health and Addiction Treatment Center of Excellence located on the north side of the city. We specialize in the treatment of adults, children and adolescents with psychiatric and/or alcohol addiction and chemical or drug dependency issues. Recovery is important to us and we are committed to a supportive environment and an ongoing plan for long-term sobriety and improved mental health.

The ideal candidate is responsible for applying ICD10 CM codes for principal and second diagnosis upon patient discharge. This position is also responsible for the analysis of charts for authentication and documentation completion. The position requires a minimum of two years progressive inpatient and outpatient coding experience managing an average volume on a daily basis. Completion of coursework in Health Information Management is a plus. There is opportunity to engage this position in concurrent auditing processes.

Education: Two or four year degree in Health Information Management preferred.

Licensure : Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) and/or CCS or CCA by AHIMA or AAPC.

Job Type: Full-time

 

Director of Business Development

Prominent Chicago Psychiatric Hospital is currently searching an experienced Director of Business Development. The Director of Business Development is an essential member of the senior management staff, is responsible for directing the development and continuous refinement of the hospitals business development plan.

The selected candidate will be responsible for the development and implementation of public relations/marketing programs, promotions, and internal/external communications. This individual will also manage a team of Community Liaisons who are responsible for developing relationships with professionals such as physicians, therapist, Hospital ERs, schools, churches and civic groups; area employers; legislators; other health care and human service providers.

Requirements:
• Bachelor’s degree in a behavioral health area, marketing, business administration or related field required; Master’s degree preferred or equivalent combination of four plus years of education and experience required.

• Minimum of five (5) years’ experience in a healthcare business development management position with extensive business development experience resulting in measurable results, preferred direct experience developing managed care agreements. In addition, detailed knowledge of psychiatric and chemical dependency treatment issues.

• Reports to CEO.

 

Executive Administrative Assistant

Chicago Lakeshore Hospital is a high quality, private Behavioral Health and Addiction Treatment Center of Excellence located on the north side of the city.We currently have a great opportunity for an Administrative Assistant who would be responsible for providing a full range of administrative and secretarial support to the hospital C.E.O. The Administrative Assistant will also provide and maintain all clerical and secretarial service to the Department of Nursing and facilitate and coordinate nursing and medical staff office activities by working cooperatively with administration, physicians and ancillary staff.

We specialize in the treatment of adults, children and adolescents with psychiatric and/or alcohol addiction and chemical or drug dependency issues. Recovery is important to us and we are committed to a supportive environment and an ongoing plan for long-term sobriety and improved mental health.

Minimum Education Requirements : Associates Degree

Must have excellent Microsoft Office skills.

Job Type: Full-time

 

Chief Nursing Officer-CNO

Prominent Chicago Psychiatric Hospital is currently searching an experienced behavioral health Registered Nurse for the role of Chief Nursing Officer-CNO.

This Chief Nursing Officer-CNO will be responsible for providing leadership to our inpatient clinical departments.

Responsibilities include:

Leading clinical staff in the delivery of quality and safe patient care, budget adherence, performance improvement, clinical and programmatic effectiveness and integrity. Responsibilities will include developing and implementing standards of nursing practice which define and describe the scope of patient care. The ideal candidate will also be responsible for assuring that all clinical discipline objectives are established and met according to the hospital’s plan of care for each patient. This Chief Nursing Officer-CNO will also be responsible for leading and developing others individually and as a team, to be effective team members.

Requirements:

  • Current Illinois RN license.
  • Must have current CPR and CPI certification.
  • MSN required.
  • Experience in mental health; preferred.
  • Strong behavioral health/cd inpatient experienced required with a minimum of five years of senior level management experience.
  • Experienced in The Joint Commission and CMS inpatient hospital regulations.
  • Proven ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with a variety of diverse individuals and groups.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Supervision of nursing clinical team.
  • Reports to CEO

Utilization Specialist

We are seeking experienced PRN Float Pool Utilization Specialist. Our ideal candidates will complete quality health care service reviews as assigned to advocate for authorization of patient healthcare needs in a cost effective manner to promote positive outcomes. Duties include utilization management and quality monitoring. The ideal candidate will have experience in an inpatient behavioral health/psychiatric hospital setting. Primary duties will be focused in an inpatient setting. Hours will vary by week. Current Illinois LPC, LCPC, LSW, or LCSW licensure preferred. Bilingual candidates encouraged to apply. The minimum degree required is a Bachelor’s degree. Master’s degree is preferred.

 

Interested applicants must provide a contact telephone number and a valid email address

 

Psychologist / Behaviorist

We are seeking a Psychologist/Behaviorist for up to 25 hours per week. Requirements include: PHD. LCPC, LCSW and experience working with a wide range of psychiatric populations with behavioral, mood and personality disorders.  The right candidate should have extensive “hands-on” experience with assessment skills, behavioral planning and/or teaching/collaborative abilities to assist other professionals with significant behavioral challenges.   Specific work experience with Child and adolescents is a plus.

To apply email: hrresumes@chicagolakeshorehospital.com

Outpatient Clinical Coordinator / Clinician - Per Diem

The Outpatient Clinical Coordinator / Clinician is responsible for service provision of the Outpatient Program. These services include individual, family and group therapy as clinically indicated, assessing the overall clinical needs of the patient utilizing specialized knowledge and skills, participating in interdisciplinary treatment team planning, and anticipating the outcomes of clinical interventions. Additional responsibilities include conducting initial patient clinical interviews and completing formal intake reports, developing treatment plans, contributing to discharge planning, and collaborating with Utilization Review staff.

Requirements: Master’s degree in Clinical Counseling or Social Work. LCPC or LCSW required

Art Therapist - Dance (DMT)

The Expressive Therapist will provide quality expressive therapy intervention services to psychiatric and chemically dependent patients in a group setting. These sessions will address therapeutic goals in collaboration with the patients treatment team.

Requires a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Art Therapy, Dance Movement Therapy, or related field.

Please apply below

Mental Health Worker- Child and Adolescent

We are currently seeking qualified candidates for Mental Health Counselor positions who would responsible for providing treatment services to children and adolescents with mental illness and substance abuse issues as an integral part of the multidisciplinary team. Treatment services include orientation, assessment, treatment planning, crisis intervention and psycho educational groups. This position requires the candidate to have a Bachelor's degree and preferred to have 2+ years treating adults in an inpatient setting. Must work in a team environment, including working closely with the charge nurse. Benefits include a competitive pay scale, major medical benefits and 401K. Bilingual in Spanish/English is highly desirable. Please apply online by going to the Careers tab and clicking on Apply.

8/2014

RN –Child and Adolescent

We are seeking dedicated RNs who will provide clinical expertise in  our Child and Adolescent Unit. Full time positions are available in INPATIENT child and adolescent chemical dependency and/or psychiatric units. Shifts vary. Experience in behavioral health services is preferred. BILINGUAL IN SPANISH/ENGLISH IS HIGHLY DESIRABLE. Excellent salary. Please apply on-line by going to the Careers tab and clicking on Apply.

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If you are unable to apply on line, please use one of the following options to send you cover letter and resume:

U.S. Mail
Chicago Lakeshore Hospital
Attn: Human Resources
4840 North Marine Dr.
Chicago, IL 60640


Fax

773-907-4575

 

Email

HRresumes@chicagolakeshorehospital.com

 *Chicago Lakeshore Hospital is an equal opportunity employer. The Company does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, gender, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable state or federal civil rights laws.