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Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Department of Psychiatry is accepting applications for our Mental Health Consultant for the S tatewide Trainer in Youth & Young Adult (Best Practices) position . In this developmental role, you will provide tr a in i ng a nd te c hni c a l assistan c e on i m plem e nt i ng e viden c e - b a s e d, e vide n c e - inf o rm e d te a m - b a s e d s e rvi c e s and supports ( e . g . Coordin a ted Spe c ial t y C a re model, T r a nsi t ion t o I nd e p e nd e n c e P roc e ss m od e l, et c .). The population consists of y o uth and y ou n g a dult pro g r a ms a s pr e s c rib e d a nd fund e d b y the Te n n e ssee D e p a rtme n t of Me n tal H e a l t h a nd S ubst a n c e Abuse Se rvi ce s ( e . g . OnT r a c kT N : F irst Episode P s y c hosis pr o g r a ms).
To be successful, a candidate must have knowledge of Coordinated Specialty Care, Transition to Independence Process principles, and evidence-based practices; knowledge of recovery-oriented system of care framework; experience working with young adults with serious mental illness and their families; knowledge of issues related to transition-aged youth; experience working with broad stakeholder groups including providers of child and adult services and advocacy organizations
Finally, if you have strong interpersonal, collaboration, and communication skills and are willing to travel about 30% of the time this is the position for you! This is a full-time position with benefits from your first day of employment. We look forward to learning more about you; meanwhile, below are additional details about joining the VUMC team.
VUMC Recent Accomplishments
Because we are committed to providing the best in patient care, education and research, we are proud of our recent accomplishments:
· US News & World Report: #1 Hospital in Tennessee, #1 Health Care Provider in Nashville, #1 Audiology ( Bill Wilkerson Center ), 12 adult and 10 pediatric clinical specialties ranked among the nation's best, #15 Education and Training
· Truven Health Analytics: among the top 50 cardiovascular hospitals in the U.S.
· Becker's Hospital Review: one of the "100 Greatest Hospitals in America"
· The Leapfrog Group: grade "A" in Hospital Safety Score
· National Institutes of Health: among the top 10 grant awardees for medical research in the US
· Magnet Recognition Program: Vanderbilt nurses are the only group honored in Tennessee
· Nashville Business Journal: Middle Tennessee's healthiest employer
· American Hospital Association: among the 100 "Most Wired" medical systems in the US
Vanderbilt University Medical Center is home to Vanderbilt University Hospital, The Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt, the Vanderbilt Psychiatric Hospital and the Vanderbilt Stallworth Rehabilitation Hospital. These hospitals experienced more than 61,000 inpatient admissions during fiscal year 2015. Vanderbilt’s adult and pediatric clinics treated nearly 2 million patients during this same period.Vanderbilt University Hospital and the Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt are recognized again this year by U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals as among the nation’s best with 18 nationally ranked specialties. Vanderbilt University Medical Center is world renowned because of the innovation, work ethic and collegiality of its employees. From our health care advances to our compassionate care, Vanderbilt owes its accomplishments and reputation to staff and faculty who bring skill and drive and innovation to the medical center day after day. World-leading academic departments and comprehensive centers of excellence pursue scientific discoveries and transformational educational and clinical advances across the entire spectrum of health and disease.As th...e largest employer in middle Tennessee, we welcome those who are interested in ongoing development in a caring, culturally sensitive and professional atmosphere. Most of us spend so much of our lives at work, we want to be part of maintaining a workplace in which people support one another and encourage reaching for excellence. Many high-achieving employees stay at Vanderbilt because of the professional growth they experience and because of their appreciation of Vanderbilt’s benefits, public events and discussions, athletic opportunities, beautiful setting and, above all, sense of community and purpose.Vanderbilt and its employees share a set of mutual expectations that have been created with productivity, legality, fairness and safety always in mind. We believe that our investment in training and compensating employees multiplies in value when we enable individuals to deliver their best performance for the benefit of us all.