Careers

Careers
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Want a rewarding career?

Join our dedicated, collaborative healthcare team! EDCare is one of the nation’s foremost centers for the diagnosis and treatment of eating disorders. Established in 2001, our multidisciplinary team of board-certified experts work together to ensure adults, ages 18 and older, receive individualized care for anorexia, bulimia, binge eating and other related disorders.

If you think your expertise matches our requirements, please submit your CV or resumé today!

Opportunities don’t happen. You create them. Apply today for one of our available positions at EDCare listed on the left!

Benefits

EDCare offers a competitive salary and attractive benefits package for all full-time and some part-time employees. This package includes medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance as well as flexible spending accounts. In addition, employees are eligible to participate in our 401(k) plan immediately. Our center offers a generous “Paid Time Off” plan for holiday, vacation and sick leave, allowing an employee to decide how they would like to use their paid time off from work. Detailed information about the current insurance plans and benefit programs is provided to a candidate during the interview process.

DENVER, COLORADO

Director of Clinical Nutritional Services – Denver, Colorado

Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Develops appropriate Policies and Procedures and educates staff.
  2. Facilitates departmental performance improvement initiatives.
  3. Schedule dietary training opportunities and maintain internal training handbooks.
  4. Ensures all program dietary components are being met.
  5. Works with other management staff to assess the effectiveness of existing programs and develops new programs components as necessary.
  6. Ensures standards and accreditation requirements (Joint Commission, HIPPA, etc.).
  7. Develops and maintains relationships with the professional community.
  8. Conducts outpatient counseling.
  9. Develops other professional staff for providing professional outpatient counseling services.
  10. Schedules new patients within one business day of receiving referral.
  11. Develops meal plans demonstrating diversity and meeting the nutritional needs of the patients.
  12. Demonstrates ability to build therapeutic rapport.
  13. Timely completion and accuracy of assigned paperwork: assessment(s), treatment plan, progress notes, etc.
  14. Makes referrals to other providers/resources as indicated, including Psychiatrist, Outpatient Therapist, Family Therapist, groups, etc.

Minimum Experience:

  1. Registered Dietitian with a minimum of five years experience.
  2. Prefer experience working individually and in groups with eating disordered clients.
  3. Clinical conceptualization of the treatment of eating disorders and dual diagnosis.
  4. Good oral and written communication skills
  5. Minimum of two years of experience supervising others. Experience managing a department strongly preferred.

If interested, please email your cover letter and resume to our Director of Human Resources, Linda Byster at LByster@eatingdisorder.care

Admissions Assessment Clinician – Denver, Colorado

Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Responds to inquiries within 24 hours of initial contact (in person, phone, email or web).
  2. Presents EDCare program information (all levels of care) in a comprehensive, ethical and inviting manner.
  3. Facilitates weekly admissions meeting providing up-to-date information about potential patients.
  4. Maintains relationships with community providers and referral agents.
  5. Interfaces with admissions clinicians from the other EDCare locations and financial department to ensure admission and payment.
  6. Demonstrates ability to provide comprehensive clinical assessment resulting in recommendation for appropriate level of care.
  7. Demonstrates knowledge of and practice of clinical interviewing skills.
  8. Demonstrates ability to build rapport resulting in converting inquires to assessments.
  9. Makes referrals to providers/resources as indicated, including Psychiatrist, Nutritionist, PCP, Family Therapist, and groups.
  10. Facilitates group(s) with expertise, demonstrating ability to engage, set limits, and monitor the group process.
  11. Timely completion and accuracy of initial paperwork: requests for benefits, inquiry forms, and intake activity sheet.
  12. Conducts pre-certification in timely and effective fashion to ensure payment.
  13. Coordinate admission by creating schedule and informing staff.
  14. Orients new patients according to PHP guidelines.
  15. Acts as a team with the finance department in facilitating admissions and troubleshooting insurance concerns.
  16. Schedules patients appropriately in EMR system and collects and provides information necessary to billing staff to ensure effective workflow processes.
  17. Conducts UR in a timely fashion to ensure payment (if applicable).
  18. Demonstrates personable and competent communication skills via telephone, email, and in person.
  19. Demonstrates consistent knowledge of potential patients and current census totals.

Minimum Experience:

  • Master’s degree preferred.
  • Prefer experience conducting clinical assessments.
  • Clinical conceptualization of the treatment of eating disorders and dual diagnosis.
  • Good oral and written communication skills.

If interested, please email your cover letter and resume to our Director of Human Resources, Linda Byster at LByster@eatingdisorder.care

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLORADO

Thank you for your interest in joining the EDCare Colorado Springs team. Unfortunately, we do not have any open positions at this time. Please check back soon!

KANSAS CITY, KANSAS 

Milieu Therapist (Part-Time/On Call) – Kansas City, Kansas 

This position requires strong conceptualization of the treatment of eating disorders and dual diagnosis. A successful candidate will have experience working with eating disordered patients in individual and/or group settings while maintaining healthy professional boundaries. Attention to details, excellent communication skills (written and oral), decision-making skills, diplomacy, and objectivity are essential qualities.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Introducing and integrating new patients into programming
  • Leading groups to support a recovery-focused environment for all patients in program
  • Maintain and develop group curriculum for psycho-ed groups
  • Facilitate meals and therapeutic outings
  • Facilitate daily program structure while maintaining healthy professional boundaries
  • Conduct check-ins and check-outs with patients

Minimum Experience:

  • Masters or Doctoral Degree in mental health care (required)
  • 6+ months experience in a therapeutic milieu

If interested, please email your cover letter and resume to our Director of Human Resources, Linda Byster at LByster@eatingdisorder.care

LINCOLN, NEBRASKA 

Regional Outreach Representative – Lincoln, NE

Summary:

The Outreach Representative will support the efforts of the marketing department in promoting company programs and in developing a network of referring providers within defined geographic areas. The Outreach Representative is responsible for planning and coordinating various community events; identifying and implementing marketing tactics and strategies to achieve organizational objectives; developing and maintaining excellent relationships with a variety of stakeholders.

Reports to:                                                                           

The Director of Marketing

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Represents the organization and its programs to inform and educate therapists, physicians and the community about the services and programs to encourage referrals.
  • Assesses the needs of potential referral sources and identifies new or existing services that can be offered to meet those needs.
  • Demonstrates the ability to carry on a business development conversation with the EDCare Management team, outside referral sources and decision makers.
  • Participates in and attends public speaking engagements, industry and networking events and meetings to promote EDCare and its services.
  • Collaborates with other departments and the team on the development of educational programs offered to clients and prospects.
  • Provides training and support to referring entities to include in-services, conference presentations, and individual consultations.
  • Follows up on questions and areas of interest and concern expressed by the community providers, patients and referral sources.
  • Develops and maintains a database of qualified leads through referrals, telephone canvassing, face to face meetings, direct mail, email, and networking.
  • Maintains accurate records of all outreach and prospecting activities in the current CRM system.
  • Adheres to all company policies, procedures, business ethics codes.
  • Other job duties as assigned.

Relationships and Roles:

  • Demonstrate the ability to interact and collaborate with company employees.
  • Maintain external professional relationships important for EDCare referrals.
  • Ability to build trust, value others, communicate effectively, drive execution, foster innovation, focus on the customer, solve problems creatively and demonstrate high integrity.
  • Requires a self-directed, creative, energetic and enthusiastic individual capable of following through with business development plans.

Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor’s degree required.
  2. Behavioral Health or Healthcare experience preferred.
  3. Proven ability to achieve sales or occupancy targets.
  4. Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  5. Self-directed with demonstrated ability to work independently using good judgment and analytical thinking while being able to work as part of a dynamic team.
  6. Availability to work nights, weekends and the ability to travel with overnight stays.

Physical Demands and Environment:

Lifting/carrying up to 30+ pounds. The ability to travel by car and airplane. Capacity to multitask.

Job Type: 30 hours

Full Benefit Package: Medical, Dental Vision, 401 (k), HSA, Long Term Disability, Life Insurance

Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

If interested, please email your cover letter and resume to our Director of Human Resources, Linda Byster at LByster@eatingdisorder.care

Internships

EDCare fills internship positions very quickly each year. We will be interviewing in the Fall of 2017 for the next round of internships. If you are interested in applying for an internship with EDCare, please send your cover letter and resume to Trish ODonnell, LPC at todonnell@eatingdisorder.care for all master’s level inquires, and to Tamara Pryor, PhD at tpryor@eatingdisorder.care for all doctoral level internships and the Post-Doctoral Fellow position.

Volunteers

Due to the specialty and sensitivity of the type of services we provide, EDCare does not utilize volunteers in its clinical operations. While we often have individuals who want to volunteer their time, the confidentiality of our patients and the quality of their care is our first priority. Patient care is provided by trained staff members of EDCare. Occasionally, volunteers may assist with non-clinical operations as appropriate.