Careers

Careers
Careers 2018-05-16T15:37:46+00:00
Want a rewarding career?

Join a dedicated, collaborative healthcare team. EDCare offers a comprehensive treatment team that includes board-certified psychiatrists, primary therapists, registered dietitians, family therapists, and milieu therapists. If you think your expertise matches our requirements, please submit your CV or resumé.

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.

Below are some current openings at EDCare:

Admissions Assessment Clinician – Lincoln, Nebraska

Established in 2001, EDCare (formally the Eating Disorder Center of Denver) is one of the nation’s foremost centers for the diagnosis and treatment of the full range of eating disorders. EDCare is committed to empowering individuals 18 years of age and older suffering from anorexia, bulimia, binge eating and related disorders to help them achieve and sustain recovery.

Our main office located in Denver will be opening a new IOP center in Lincoln Nebraska. We are seeking a part-time Admission Assessment Clinician between 24-30 hours per week, Monday through Friday.

Duties and Responsibilities:          

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

Minimum Experience:

  • Master’s degree required.
  • 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


Admissions Assessment Clinician – Colorado Springs, Colorado

Established in 2001, EDCare (formally the Eating Disorder Center of Denver) is one of the nation’s foremost centers for the diagnosis and treatment of the full range of eating disorders. EDCare is committed to empowering individuals 18 years of age and older suffering from anorexia, bulimia, binge eating and related disorders to help them achieve and sustain recovery.

Our main office located in Denver. We are seeking a part-time 24-30 hours per week, Monday through Friday Admission Assessment Clinician for our Colorado Springs location.

Duties and Responsibilities:          

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

Minimum Experience:

  • Master’s degree required.
  • 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

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.