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    OUR MISSION: To fulfill President Lincoln's promise – "To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan" – by serving and honoring the men and women who are America's Veterans.

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    Perry Point VA Medical Center
    Perry Point, Maryland 21902

    Come join our team and get pure job satisfaction, while caring for those who have served (or are currently serving) our country...our nation's Veterans.
    The Perry Point VA Medical Center provides primary care and specialty outpatient services in a new outpatient care facility that was designed and constructed to better meet the needs of veterans by offering the latest medical technology, expanded clinical space and comfortable waiting areas and exam rooms.
    The Perry Point VA Medical Center is located on a beautiful campus of approximately 400 acres on the banks of the Susquehanna River and the Chesapeake Bay where patients can enjoy a variety of recreational activities, including fishing, swimming, bicycling and jogging. Plus, there is ample, free parking on the grounds.

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    Top 5 reasons YOU should choose a career with VA:
         5.  A premium benefits package
         4.  A fulfilling and challenging work environment
         3.  Work where you want to live
         2.  On-the-job growth and advancement
         1.  To discover the career you want, for the future you deserve

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    Be a member of a team providing compassionate healthcare to veterans. We are an employer of choice who is a center of excellence in patient care, education and research. We value trust, respect, commitment, compassion, and excellence; we value you. Go to http://www.va.gov/ for more information on the Department of Veterans Affairs.

    VA encourages persons with disabilities to apply. The health related positions in VA are covered by Title 38, and are not covered by the Schedule A excepted appointment authority.

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    Responsibilities

    The Perry Point  Mental Health Clinic  (MHC) Coordinator  is responsible for the administrative efficiency, clinical integrity and effectiveness of the treatment milieu and services offered within the Program.  The Program Coordinator (Social Worker), MHC, manages the day-to-day operations of the program .  This includes managing a multidisciplinary treatment team that includes, but may not be limited to, prescribers, nurses, social workers, psychologists, techs, and program support staff. 

    Responsibilities include development and implementation of programs, policies, and procedures; oversight of administrative
    and programmatic resources; and monitoring of outcomes, using data-driven quality assurance processes.  Responsible for continual survey readiness and both clinical and environmental preparedness for Joint Commission, CARF, and VA sponsored surveys.

    The Program Coordinator will monitor and assign consults, ensure patient access and flow, advocate for the rights and interests of Veterans, facilitate collaborative relationships with colleagues at other levels of care, facilitate referrals to other programs, facilitate integration with other programs, complete environment of care rounds, and facilitate staff meetings, They will assure a high quality of clinical programming within the program. 

    The Social Work Program Coordinator will provide clinical services 30- 50% of the time.  The Coordinator provides direct patient care including, but not necessarily limited to, psychological assessment and diagnostics and a full range of evidence-based psychological treatments (individual/group psychotherapy, couples and family psychotherapy).
    Preferred experience: Coordinating or managing programs.

    Work Schedule:  Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm.

    Functional Statement Title/#: Social Worker Program Coordinator/ 000000

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    12

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    Agency Employees Only

    Questions? This job is open to 1 group.

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/481416300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.